A BOAT caught fire causing services from across the region to attend.

The boat was described as "well alight" at the George Bilington Lock in the River Avon, near Offenham.

Crews from Droitwich, Evesham, Worcester and Stourport all attended the incident on Sunday afternoon at 2.42pm, with no injuries caused.

The 6 metre boat was left in tatters by the flames and smoke.