A NUMBER of pigs were removed from an agricultural building after it caught fire in Herefordshire. 

Two fire engines - one each from Hereford and Bromyard - were called to Stoke Lack at 10.50am on Saturday (December 9). 


The fire, which was caused by an infrared lamp and hay bales, was extinguished using two hose reel jets. Firefighters helped removed 10 pigs to a place of safety. 

There were no casualties and no other emergency services attended.

The incident was marked as pending closure at 11.37am.