A HUGE blaze that tore through a barn near Oxford was still smoking and smouldering more than 24 hours later, eye-witnesses have said.

The fire, which was first tackled by firefighters at about 6pm on Sunday evening, was at a barn in the village of Forest Hill.

The Oxford Times:

One barn opposite Jonathan Hill Woodwind Repair and Restoration went up in flames, with a second later catching fire.

AS IT BROKE: Firefighters tackle huge blaze

Emergency services closed the main route through the village as the fire continued to burn out this afternoon, and have cornered off the smoking structure.

The Oxford Times: