The pervasive technology of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) – or drones to you and me – is continuing to show us immediate and informed footage that strikes and engages the audience. Unfortunately on this occasion, we witness the damage that moorland fires have caused in the Greater Manchester area on the 27th June 2018.
Firefighters are battling a huge moorland fire which is continuing to spread in Greater Manchester.
The blaze on Saddleworth Moor, which measures 3.7miles (6km), has been raging since Sunday night.
About 150 people have been affected by evacuations in Carrbrook, near Stalybridge, and some schools have been shut.