FIREFIGHTERS have been called to extinguish more fires involving wheelie bins.

Crews were called to Avondale Drive, Widnes at 8.20pm, after a report that a number of wheelie bins were on fire.

Crews used a hose reel jet to extinguish them. 

Meanwhile, shortly after 12.30am firefighters were called to a wheelie bin fire on Houghton Street, Widnes.

Crews used a hose reel jet to put out the blaze.

The fire was started deliberately and anyone with information is asked to call Cheshire Police on 101.

The incidents follow a case on Friday night when a wheelie bin was torched on Barnes Road.