Video footage shows large area of grass on fire at a Wirral Park

This footage shows another fire breaking out on Wirral as the heatwave continues to warm the region.

Filmed by twitter user  the video shows the grass well alight at Harrsion Park in Wallasey on Saturday night.

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Pictures on social media suggest that the fire is out but it has left a huge area of scorched grass.

One eyewitness told us on Twitter that police turned up to move everyone away from the area and that one fire engine turned up to put out the blaze.

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This fire burns as Bidston hill caught fire for the third time this week on Friday night.

Recent hot weather has made areas like Bidston Hill very dry as daytime temperatures reach nearly 30C across the region.

It is not yet clear if the weather or arson is to blame for the recent fires.

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