Firefighters tackled a bus fire this morning (Sunday) near Ilfracombe.

Crews from Barnstaple and Ilfracombe were called to Lynton Cross at 10.15am this morning.

On arrival, the bus was ‘well alight’ and firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze.

They used four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and one compressed air foam jet to put it out and left the scene in safe hands.