Gallery: Tentsmuir Forest fire

More than 40 firefighters battled to save Tentsmuir Forest as a blaze tore through the Fife beauty spot on July 18. Nine crews from across the region fought to contain the deep-seated fire in an area of more than 300m by 200m after the heatwave turned the forest tinderbox dry.
More than 40 firefighters battled to save Tentsmuir Forest as a blaze tore through the Fife beauty spot on July 18. Nine crews from across the region fought to contain the deep-seated fire in an area of more than 300m by 200m after the heatwave turned the forest tinderbox dry.

More than 40 firefighters battled to save Tentsmuir Forest as a blaze tore through the Fife beauty spot on July 18. Nine crews from across the region fought to contain the deep-seated fire in an area of more than 300m by 200m after the heatwave turned the forest tinderbox dry.

Authorities warned of increased risks of wildfires as the heatwave continues.

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