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Gyrn Goch tent death 'classic' poisoning from BBQ fumes

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  • January 11, 2012
A woman who died while sleeping in a tent with a smouldering charcoal barbeque suffered "classic" carbon monoxide poisoning, an inquest has heard. Tracey Screen, 34, from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, died on holiday in Gwynedd with her husband and two c...

Two climb out window to escape severe fire in Jersey

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  • January 11, 2012
Two people had to climb out of a bedroom window to escape a severe fire, said Jersey's Fire and Rescue Service. The fire started at the home in Bellozane Avenue in St Helier at about 23:00 GMT on Tuesday. It was in the first floor of the building and...

Fire crews tackle large blaze at Kent chicken farm

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  • January 11, 2012
More than 50 firefighters have been tackling a large blaze at a chicken farm in Kent created a huge plume of smoke. At its height 10 crews fought the fire, which started in farm buildings in Cranbrook Road, Frittenden, near Staplehurst, at about 11:2...

Woman and children in Livingston house blaze

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  • January 11, 2012
A woman and two children have been treated in hospital for shock after a fire broke out at a house in West Lothian. Firefighters were called to the three-storey property in Mowbray Rise, Dedridge, just after 22:00 on Tuesday. The blaze is thought to ...

Freckleton fire: Teen arrested on suspicion of murder

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  • January 11, 2012
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering three young children and their older brother in a house fire in Lancashire. Reece Smith, 19, four-year-old twins Holly and Ella Smith and two-year-old Jordan Smith died in the fire in Fre...

Firefighters in Rotherham tackle factory blaze

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  • January 11, 2012
Up to 60 firefighters were called to tackle a blaze which destroyed an envelope factory in South Yorkshire. Crews were called at 22:40 GMT on Tuesday to the Envelope Master plant in Waddington Way, Aldwarke, Rotherham. At its peak, about 60 firefight...

Three believed dead in S Korean boat fire in Antarctic

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  • January 11, 2012
Three crew members are thought to have died on a South Korean fishing boat that caught fire in Antarctica. "Three crew members are still missing and are believed to have died in the fire in the vessel's accommodation block,'' the New Zealand Rescue C...

Blaze at former restaurant site in Bangor

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  • January 11, 2012
Four fire appliances have attended a serious blaze on the site of a former restaurant in Bangor, County Down. The fire service received a call to the premises of Villa Toscana on the West Circular Road at about 21:00 GMT on Tuesday. Police closed the...

Staff taken to hospital after Palletways chemical spill

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  • January 11, 2012
Twenty-three people have been treated in hospital following a chemical spill at a warehouse in West Lothian. Denatonium Benzoate - which is used to make inedible liquids, such as anti-freeze, bitter - leaked into an area at Palletways in Livingston a...

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