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Police appeal after garden blaze

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  • September 7, 2010
Police are appealing for information after two wheelie bins and a recycling box were set on fire in a Clackmannanshire garden. The blaze, which spread to a storage area next to the house, was discovered at about 0430 BST on Sunday at a house in Dorot...

Man arrested following a fire above New Look

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  • September 7, 2010
A 60-year-old man has been arrested following a fire in a flat above the New Look store in St Helier, Jersey. The building, including store, was evacuated and the area outside cordoned off while the emergency services dealt with the fire. Richard Lir...

Boy held over Edinburgh fire incident

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  • September 7, 2010
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with attempting to steal a fire engine while crews battled a blaze in Edinburgh. The fire service said firefighters wearing breathing apparatus suffered verbal abuse and were pelted with eggs by youngsters. The crew...

Body found on Sussex golf course identified

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  • September 7, 2010
A man whose body was set alight and dumped at a golf course has been identified by police as a 37-year-old man from Brighton. The remains of Stefan Welch, from Oriental Place, were found by golfers at the Dyke Golf Club on Saturday. Sussex Police ide...

'Mother and child' found after Milton Keynes house fire

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  • September 7, 2010
The remains of two people, thought to be a mother and her child, have been found by firefighters investigating a house fire in Milton Keynes. One woman was rescued from the property in Fishermead Boulevard after a blaze broke out early on Sunday morn...

Three boys held over fire in Carlton-in-Lindrick field

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  • September 7, 2010
Three teenagers have been arrested following a suspected arson attack in a Nottinghamshire field. Fire crews tackled the fire in a crop field at Boot Hill, Carlton-in-Lindrick, on Monday evening. There was also a fire in a field on Sunday. The boys, ...

Mock earthquake test for rescue teams in Portsmouth

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  • September 7, 2010
About 500 rescue workers from seven countries are gathering in Hampshire for a two-day disaster exercise to test how they would react to an earthquake. Exercise Orion is being hosted by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service near Fort Widley in Portsmouth...

Efforts to save boats in Fife harbour

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  • September 7, 2010
Fire crews are working to save two fishing boats from sinking in a Fife harbour after the east coast was hit by severe winds overnight. Gusts reached up to severe gale force 9 (54mph) and traffic restrictions have been imposed on several bridges. In ...

Quake-hit Christchurch hit by strong aftershocks

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  • September 7, 2010
Violent aftershocks have rattled the New Zealand city of Christchurch following a powerful earthquake that caused widespread damage. More than a dozen aftershocks struck overnight - two measuring a magnitude of 5.4, officials said. Mayor Bob Parker s...

Blitz to be commemorated at London service 70 years on

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  • September 7, 2010
A remembrance service will be held later to mark the 70th anniversary of the start of the Blitz. Thousands of people across the UK were killed and injured in the series of co-ordinated air attacks by Hitler's forces. The City of London Salute at St P...

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