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Bagenalstown Fire Service tackle “miles of gorse fire” on Mount Leinster

Local fire services were called to fight a large gorse fire on Monday night.

Crews from Bagenalstown were notified at about 11.35pm that there was an extensive fire on Mount Leinster.

A number of units tackled what they’ve described as “miles of gorse fire” along the mountain before eventually bringing it under control.

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