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Wildfire risk

Smouldering fire on top of hill
Fire Torduff Hill 14 June 2023

Risk: "EXTREME"

We have now entered into a period of EXTREME risk of wildfire in the Pentland Hills Regional Park.

The Regional Park asks that no campfires or other fires be lit. This also applies to barbecues. Take care with disposal of cigarette ends.

NO FIRES

NO BARBECUES

DISPOSE OF CIGARETTES CAREFULLY

PICK UP ANY DISCARDED GLASS OR TELL THE RANGERS

Please listen to advice offered by Regional Park Rangers. The Park is working with Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to ensure that messaging is spread as widely as possible.

If you find an unattended fire call 999 and ask for FIRE, then let the Regional Park know on 07798 505301.

 

Image shows smouldering fire caused by abandoned barbecue, Torduff Hill, Pentland Hills, yesterday, 14 June 2023.

 

Published: 15th June 2023