Fire crews tackle Slieve Donard gorse fire for third day

first_img Previous articleA deserved victory – Ruaidhri HigginsNext articleDecision to be made on Johnson and Johnson vaccine News Highland Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+ FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterest Fire crews tackle Slieve Donard gorse fire for third day WhatsApp Pinterest Google+center_img Twitter By News Highland – April 25, 2021 WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 AudioHomepage BannerNews An operation to put out one of the largest gorse fires in recent years in Northern Ireland has entered a third day.It started on Slieve Donard in the Mourne Mountains on Friday morning.More than 100 firefighters were involved in tackling the blaze in County Down yesterday.Crews returned to the area this morning and are urging the public to stay away.Mark Smith, who’s from the fire and rescue service, thinks the environmental impact will be devastating:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/MourneFire1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Harps come back to win in Waterford last_img read more