FIRE crews from Melksham and Calne were called out to a tumble dryer on fire at house in Westbrook Bromham yesterday evening.

The crews were called out at 7.15pm to tackle the machine on fire in a timber and brick outbuilding.

A Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue spokesperson said they used two breathing apparatus and one hosereel to extinguish the fire.

The blaze was confined to the tumble dryer, which was moved out into the open air after the fire was put out.