POLICE have issued a warning after seeing a bin on fire in Stroud. 

Yesterday, Sunday, PCSO's noticed a bin on fire in Cainscross Road. 

Police posted on social media: "Today it has been a warm one. 

"PCSOs noticed a bin on fire on Cainscross Road, thankfully extinguished with no requirement for our fire colleagues.

"Please be careful where you discard your hot cigarettes butts."

Today's temperature in Stroud will see a high of 21°C.