FIREFIGHTERS were kept busy yesterday as they raced to a shed on fire in northeastern Oxfordshire.

Crews from Bicester and Kidlington dealt with the blaze, which had quickly spread to fences and damaged a window and fascia boards of properties on the Greenwood Homes estate in Bicester just after 6.30pm.

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The team was able to extinguish the flames and cut away the damaged remains to make the area safe.

The fire is considered to be accidental.