FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze in an outhouse in Neston in the early hours this morning (February 23).

One engine from Powey Lane was called to the property on Carlton Close at around 2.40am.

A spokesman for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Crews attended to a fire involving a outhouse at the back of a semi-detached garage on Carlton Close in Neston. A hose reel was used to extinguish the fire."