Black smoke was a bonfire

A weather warning for strong winds has been issued across the Portsmouth area. Picture: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

WEATHER: Warning for train passengers as strong winds hit Portsmouth area

Have your say

FIREFIGHTERS were called out after someone spotted smoke coming from the back of a house.

When they turned up to the property in First Avenue, Portsmouth, they realised the smoke was coming from a bonfire which a resident had started.

Cosham fire station sent one truck to deal with the call at 10am on Saturday.

The crew made sure the area was safe before leaving shortly afterwards.

No-one was injured.