Straw set alight in Selsey

Around 240 tonnes of straw valued at more than £13,000, was set alight in Selsey, on Monday, October 15, the police announced today.

The Haystack at Old Rectory Lane, in Church Norton near Selsey was set alight at 11.15pm.

The straw belongs to Woodmancote Agricultural Contractors.

PC Trevor Burton said: “Anyone who was in the area that night and saw anything suspicious is asked to call us via 101 quoting serial 1863 of 15/10.”