Bench fire in Fernwood attended by Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service
A fire crew were called to an incident at 2am earlier in the week.
Four crew members from Newark attended a bench fire in Fernwood.
The incident took place on Monday morning (April 27) at 2.11am.
Marion Fox Goddard, clerk of Fernwood Parish Council, said councillors were saddened to see images of the park bench circulating Facebook.
However, she insisted it was an isolated incident and praised residents for their behaviour during lockdown.