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Dorset refracted light fire fears allayed

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  • June 30, 2010
Fire chiefs are urging people not to "panic" after previously saying a fire could have started by light reflecting through the windows of a conservatory. Crews were called to the flat fire in Portland Road, Wyke Regis on Friday. The fire service init...

Mexborough tyre fire residents return home

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  • June 30, 2010
Residents evacuated from their homes after a large fire at a tyre depot in South Yorkshire have been told they can return. The fire at White Lea Grove industrial units in Mexborough began on Monday. By Wednesday morning the fire had been fully exting...

Fears for Oak Tree Heath after two fires

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  • June 30, 2010
Two fires have damaged a Nottinghamshire nature reserve and led to a call for greater awareness from those using it. Oak Tree Heath in Mansfield supports a distinctive range of wildlife. But the recent fires, one of which was connected with fly-tippi...

Firemen tackle Exeter caravan gas cylinder fire

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  • June 30, 2010
An area of Exeter was cordoned off while firefighters tackled a caravan fire. More than 20 firefighters attended the incident at the top of Dunsford Road, a a spokesperson said. The fire service said cylinders of acetylene, a colourless flammable gas...

Newquay to get full-time fire station staff over summer

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  • June 30, 2010
A resort in Cornwall is to have its fire station staffed 24 hours a day over the summer for the first time. The pilot project in Newquay will run from 1 July to 30 September and will also take place over Christmas and next Easter. Part-time retained ...

County Durham tyre factory fire clear up to start

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  • June 30, 2010
The next phase of the clear-up of a still-smouldering fire at a County Durham tyre factory is due to begin. The fire, involving thousands of tonnes of rubber at the Littleburn Industrial Estate, Langley Moor, was brought under control on 21 April. It...

Man arrested over block of flats fire in Brighton

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  • June 30, 2010
A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at a three-storey block of flats in Brighton. Twelve people had to be moved out of their homes after crews from East Sussex fire and rescue were called to Donald Hall Road on Tuesday afte...

Fire at block of terraced houses in Nuneaton

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  • June 30, 2010
Crews have tackled a fire at a block of six derelict terraced houses in Warwickshire. The county's fire service was called to Ludford Road in Nuneaton at about 2200 BST on Tuesday. The fire affected the roof and was brought under control within two h...

Eye machine fire destroys buildings

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  • June 30, 2010
A generator fire has destroyed a Suffolk smallholding and part of a bungalow. Firefighters were called to the Old Granary on Brome Avenue in Eye shortly before midday. The flames have been put out but crews remain at the scene damping down. Several o...

Two 18-year-olds charged over Arnold school fire

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  • June 30, 2010
Two teenagers have been charged with arson after a fire broke out at a Nottingham school causing damage valued at £1m. The sixth form block at Arnold Hill School on Gedling Road, Arnold, was destroyed in the blaze on 28 April. Daniel Cross, 18, ...

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