FIRE crews from across Dorset were called to a major blaze at Winfrith Heath last night.

A total of nine appliances were on scene at the incident near Wool following an emergency call at around 10pm.

A spokesman for Weymouth Fire Station said: "Weymouth's heavy off-road appliance is in attendance at Winfrith Heath as part of a "make up" for further appliances.

"Weymouth's appliance as well as eight others,including a Unimog and Landrovers, from across Dorset are on scene providing water and damping hot spots."