A FIRE has been burning since just after 10pm last night at the landfill site on Docksway in Newport.

A call was received by the fire service last night with regard to the fire at the Newport City Council , landfill site.

Fire crews from Maindee and Duffryn attended along with a water bowser from Cwmbran and high vollume pump from New Inn.

Malpas and Maindee fire crews are currently dealing with the fire whch is still burning.