Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Horses burnt in Yateley stables blaze

Two horses have suffered burns in a fire which destroyed a stable block in Hampshire.

It took about 45 firefighters about three hours to tackle the blaze in Cobbett's Lane, Yateley, on Friday.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said the fire destroyed 20 wood and brick stables.

The horses, which also suffered smoke inhalation, have been treated by a vet, the fire service added. It has not yet said how the fire started.

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