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Brewood homes evacuated for severe fire

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  • September 19, 2011
Fifteen people were evacuated from their homes in Staffordshire following a severe fire in an outbuilding. The fire started at about 14:00 BST in an outbuilding in Sparrows End Lane, Brewood. A 200m cordon was erected due to the presence of three gas...

Four rescued from 'deliberate' north Belfast fire

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  • September 19, 2011
Four people have been rescued from a fire in north Belfast on Monday afternoon. The Fire Service said the blaze, which took place at a block of flats at Glencairn, was started deliberately. One man has been treated for breathing in smoke, whilst thre...

Tavistock woman and baby rescued from river

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  • September 19, 2011
A woman and a baby have been rescued by a passer-by after falling into a fast-flowing Devon river. The 31-year-old woman and boy, who was in a pushchair, were dragged out of the River Tavy in Tavistock at about 11:00 BST before firefighters arrived. ...

Man, 58, arrested following Weston-super-Mare fire

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  • September 19, 2011
A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a man was rescued from a fire by neighbours. Firefighters were called to the building on Ashcombe Road in Weston-super-Mare at about 12:20 BST on Sunday. Residents left the building after the alarms...

Fire on Benbecula leaves man dead

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  • September 19, 2011
A 54-year-old man has died following a fire at Kyles Flodda on Benbecula in the Western Isles. Emergency services were alerted to a building on fire at about 09:18. The incident commander, with the first fire crew sent to the scene, called for suppor...

Bus evacuated after fire in Salisbury

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  • September 19, 2011
A double-decker bus was destroyed after catching fire on a residential street. The blaze broke out on the Wilts & Dorset Bus on Exeter Street in Salisbury at about 1345 BST on Sunday. Two fire engines and crews using hose reels extinguished the f...

Man dies following house fire in Trafford

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  • September 19, 2011
A man has died following a house fire in Greater Manchester that has left two other adults and two children in a critical condition. Police were called to Barlow Road, in Broadheath, Trafford, at about 05:00 BST after reports of a blaze. Three adults...

Welsh mine deaths: Rescuers talk of Gleision tragedy

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  • September 19, 2011
Rescuers have been recalling the moment they learnt a fourth miner had died in a Swansea Valley mine. Despite a massive search and rescue operation, the four men died when Gleision Colliery, near Pontardawe, flooded on Thursday morning. Chris Margett...

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