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Wanstead Flats fire: Skylarks escape London’s ‘biggest ever grass fire’ - but other species may have perished

PUBLISHED: 16:58 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 17:26 16 July 2018

Firefighters tackle a wildfire in Wanstead Flats on July 15 2018, London's

Firefighters tackle a wildfire in Wanstead Flats on July 15 2018, London's "biggest ever grass fire". Photo: Helen Mathias / EyeContact Photography

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Wanstead Flats’ iconic skylarks have escaped the wrath of the huge wildfire that engulfed the grassland yesterday (July 15) - the biggest grass fire in London’s history.

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