Pictures have emerged showing the damage caused by a fire yesterday afternoon – with the emergency services praised for their quick response in tackling the blaze before it spread.

Bucks Fire and Rescue crews were called to Station Parade, Denham Green, at around 4pm.

Firefighters from Gerrards Cross used one hose reel to extinguish the flames engulfing a van.

Pictures tweeted by the crew show the damaged vehicle.

Firefighters said: “Fortunately we arrived fast enough to stop it from spreading.”