Firefighters flown to Glenshane Pass gorse fire
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Firefighters are tackling the blaze after being flown by helicopter to the scene.

The fire is in a remote area of the Sperrins near Dungiven.

The blaze, consisting of five separate fires, was reported at 04:57 BST and is now about one mile in length.

The hot weather had prevented crews from reaching the fire for much of Wednesday.

  • 27 Jun 2018