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Thatch roof concern in chimney fire at Avebury pub

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  • February 5, 2011
Firefighters have been tackling a fire at a pub in Avebury, Wiltshire. Crews were called to the Red Lion at 1030 GMT on Saturday following reports of a chimney fire. A Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said initially two crews were called...

Pregnant girl, 17, dies in Newport flat fire

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  • February 5, 2011
A heavily pregnant 17-year-old girl has died after a fire in a bedroom at a flat in Newport, south Wales. The blaze broke out in the bedroom of the upstairs flat in Broadmead Park, Liswerry at about 0800 GMT on Saturday. Gwent Police later identifie...

Woman's body found in Newport flat fire

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  • February 5, 2011
An investigation is under way after the body of a woman was found in a flat fire in Newport. Firefighters using breathing apparatus and thermal imaging cameras discovered the woman's body in the premises at Broadmead Park in Liswerry. South Wales Fi...

Woman dies after house fire in south east London

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  • February 5, 2011
A woman has died following a house fire in south east London. Ten firefighters were called to the scene in Murray Avenue, Bromley at 1032 GMT on Saturday. A London fire brigade spokesman said one woman was rescued from the house suffering from smoke ...

Man bailed over crash which left one dead, seven hurt

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  • February 5, 2011
A man arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following a crash which left one dead and seven injured has been bailed by police. A pedestrian in his 20s died and seven people were injured in the crash in East Ham, east London on 2...

Woman injured in fire at flat in Isle of Man

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  • February 5, 2011
A woman had to be taken to hospital after a fire at a flat in the Isle of Man. Firefighters were called to Kensington Avenue in Douglas just before 0140 GMT. A fire had broken out in the living room of the flat. The woman was treated for smoke inhala...

Essex family rescued from house fire

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  • February 5, 2011
A six-year-old girl and her parents have been rescued by firefighters from a fire in a house in Essex. The family was trapped upstairs after the fire broke out in the early hours in the house in Maple Road, Grays. All three were brought out from a wi...

A14 in Cambridgeshire reopens after fire

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  • February 5, 2011
Up to 60 firefighters were called to tackle a blaze which forced the closure of the A14 in Cambridgeshire. Crews were called to Huntingdon Recycling Centre, in Ellington, where 1,000 tonnes of waste was on fire. The A14 westbound was closed between j...

Woman arrested over Stockton arson attack

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  • February 5, 2011
A Teesside woman has been arrested after an arson attack on a house in Stockton. The 29-year-old, who has not yet been named, was arrested after the blaze in the town's Waverley Street on Friday. A man who was in the house at the time was treated for...

Woman questioned after two die in Deptford blaze

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  • February 5, 2011
A 49-year-old woman is being questioned after two women died and four people were injured in a fire at a block of flats in south-east London. Emergency services were called to Marine Tower in Abinger Grove, Deptford, at 1443 GMT on Friday. A woman in...

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