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Guernsey firefighters put out gorse fire

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  • May 12, 2011
A gorse fire at Ladies Bay was contained and put out by Guernsey Fire and Rescue Service. Two fire appliances attended the blaze in the north of the island, which covered an area about 30m (100ft) by 10m (33ft). Guernsey Police also attended the scen...

Thirsk waste firm fire 'was spontaneous combustion'

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  • May 12, 2011
A fire at a waste management depot in North Yorkshire was the result of spontaneous combustion, the fire service has said. More than 60 firefighters tackled the blaze at the Todd Waste Management site on Thirsk Industrial Park on 3 May. No-one was in...

Galashiels man jailed over fire in ex-girlfriend's flat

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  • May 12, 2011
A Galashiels man who broke into his former girlfriend's flat and set fire to it has been jailed for four years. Andrew Sharp, 22, was found guilty at Selkirk Sheriff Court of wilful fire-raising and endangering the lives of people living in neighbour...

Two arrested over series of fires in Heaton

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  • May 12, 2011
Two people have been arrested after a spate of overnight fires on Tyneside. Police and fire crews were called to King Edward Road in Heaton where a car was on fire. A wheelie bin was also ablaze at at a separate address. There were then two further c...

Miami Vice bar and homes damaged by Rochdale fire

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  • May 12, 2011
A bar and homes in Greater Manchester have been damaged by a blaze that was tackled by 20 firefighters overnight. Miami Vice on the ground floor of a three storey mid-terraced building on Market Place, Heywood, and homes above it were empty when the ...

Third body found near Bradford lane

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  • May 12, 2011
A body has been found on fire in West Yorkshire close to a road where the bodies of two men were discovered. West Yorkshire Police said firefighters found the body in a bonfire near Holme Lane, in the Holme Wood area of Bradford, at about 0630 BST. I...

Block evacuated after Hertfordshire village flat fire

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  • May 12, 2011
A three-storey block of flats in Hertfordshire was evacuated after a fire broke out on the top floor in the early hours of the morning. More than 40 firefighters were called to Puckeridge between Bishop's Stortford and Stevenage. Crews from across th...

Hull fireman who resuscitated dog shortlisted for award

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  • May 12, 2011
A fireman from Hull who saved a dog by performing mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on it for 30 minutes has been shortlisted for a national award. Mick Dunn from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service revived Sunny after she was pulled from a fire at a Hull ...

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