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Last Updated: Wednesday May 04 2011 17:04 GMT

Wild fires in UK: Leah reports from Swinley Forest fire

Leah at the fire

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Firefighters across the UK are tackling MORE big countryside fires brought on by the hot weather.

It's been the hottest April on record and there's only been half the normal amount of rain so it's easy for fires to start and spread.

We sent Leah to the front line of firefighting as crews tackled a blaze in Swinley Forest, Berkshire.