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Man dies after lake fall at Lurgan Park

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  • December 12, 2010
A 51-year-old man has died after falling through the ice at a lake in Lurgan Park. It was reported to police at 1400 GMT that a man had fallen through the ice. He was taken to hospital in a serious condition. Using the police helicopter, officers had...

Eight injured in Greater Manchester Tesco explosion

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  • December 12, 2010
Eight people - including a pregnant woman and a 76-year-old man - have been injured in an explosion at a Tesco store in Greater Manchester. Eyewitnesses reported seeing smoke filling the store on Bolton Road in Walkden on Sunday afternoon. Greater Ma...

Part of Cerne Abbas house damaged by fire

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  • December 12, 2010
A house in Dorset has been severely damaged by fire. Fire crews were called to the property in Long Street, Cerne Abbas, just after 1600 GMT on Saturday, after several neighbours dialled 999. Both floors of the two storey, semi-detached house were on...

Four in hospital after lake fall at Lurgan Park

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  • December 12, 2010
Four people have been taken to hospital after a man fell through the ice at a lake in Lurgan Park prompting a rescue operation. It was reported to police at 1400 GMT that a man in his 40s had fallen through the ice. He is in a serious condition. Usin...

Elderly woman rescued from Bath flat fire

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  • December 12, 2010
An elderly woman has been rescued after a fire broke out at her flat in Bath city centre. Two crews from Avon Fire and Rescue Service were called to the first floor property in Kingsmead Court just before 0200 GMT on Sunday. A service spokeswoman sai...

New fire station in Carlton is set to open

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  • December 12, 2010
A Nottingham fire station is set to re-open after undergoing a £2m rebuild. Firefighters will move into their new base in Carlton on Tuesday after the former building was demolished following 50 years of service. The station will house more than...

Fire at BP Bo'ness fuel storage plant

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  • December 12, 2010
More than 30 firefighters have attended a blaze at the BP oil plant in Bo'ness. The fire, in a tank storing residual oil from the Forties Pipeline, was reported at 0855 GMT. Firefighters from Central Scotland Fire and Rescue Service and a separate un...

Two in hospital after Lincolnshire chemical incident

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  • December 12, 2010
Two people were taken to hospital with breathing difficulties following a chemical incident at a Lincolnshire factory. More than 30 firefighters were called to the premises on Sluice Road, Holbeach St Marks, just before 2100 GMT on Saturday. Speciali...

Eastbourne shops damaged by retail park fire

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  • December 12, 2010
Three shops at a retail park in Eastbourne have been damaged by a fire which broke out at the back of Boots. More than 80 firefighters were at the Crumbles Retail Park, in Sovereign Harbour, at the height of the blaze which started at 2030 GMT on Sat...

Leeds house explosion leaves man and boy injured

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  • December 12, 2010
A man and a 15-year-old boy have been injured in an explosion inside a house in Leeds. The blast, which badly damaged the property in Aysgarth Place, Richmond Hill on Saturday night, is thought to have been caused by a gas lighter. A man in his 30s s...

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