Playground fire in Selsey

The playground fire in Selsey on Wednesday, October 31. Picture by Wayne Kennedy
The playground fire in Selsey on Wednesday, October 31. Picture by Wayne Kennedy

ARSONISTS were blamed for a playground fire in Selsey yesterday (Wednesday, October 31).

Firefighters were called to East Beach Park, in East Beach Road, Selsey, shortly before 4pm.

Wooden playground equipment had been set on fire and was well alight by the time the crew from Selsey arrived.

The equipment was completely destroyed by the fire.

The incident was left with police.

Reader Wayne Kennedy sent in this photograph of the blaze.