A WILTSHIRE Fire and Rescue crew from Pewsey were called to a fire in a skip.

The incident happened on Monday near the town when a refuse skip at a property on the A3087, Burbage Road in Easton Royal caught fire.

Crews used a hose reel jet to put out the blaze at around 10am.

Meanwhile in Avebury on Sunday a crew from Chippenham were put on standby to assist their colleagues in the ambulance service in helping a patient leave their home in Green Street at around 11.30am .