August's fire at Great Upton Farm in Ryde. Photo thanks to Ralph Gissing.

Two teenagers are due in court tomorrow (Friday), charged with arson.

18-year-old Alex Thomas Rafferty, of Poole Lane in Bournemouth, and a 16-year-old from Ryde – who cannot be named for legal reasons – will appear before Isle of Wight Magistrates.

Hampshire Constabulary officers were called to a fire at Great Upton Farm near Ryde in August.

Around 800 bales of hay in barns were destroyed at the farm, off Gatehouse Road, in August.