A BIRD’S nest was believed to have caused a chimney fire in Titchfield.
Firefighters received a 999 call shortly after 7pm on New Year’s Day to reports of a blaze.
Two fire engines from Cosham fire station went to The Square.
A spokesman for Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said: ‘They just lit the fire and five minutes later the chimney was on fire.
‘It was almost out by the time firefighters got there.’