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World Police and Fire Games: NI competitors get paid leave

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  • June 7, 2013
Police, firefighters and prison officers working in Northern Ireland are being granted up to an additional three days paid leave to participate in the World Police and Fire Games. The numbers of expected participants from overseas has, so far, fallen...

Investigation into fire on Belfast to Dublin train

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  • June 7, 2013
An investigation is under way after a fire broke out on a train outside Newry, County Down. One hundred and fourteen passengers were on board the Belfast to Dublin Enterprise train when the fire occurred in the engine compartment. The driver pulled u...

Woman is killed in Trench house fire

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  • June 7, 2013
A woman has died in a house fire in Shropshire. The fire, on the ground floor of the home in Wombridge Road, in Trench, Telford, started at about 08:00 BST. Paramedics were called but the woman, who has not yet been identified, died at the scene, Wes...

Sharkey fire deaths: Accused 'made burn-out threat'

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  • June 7, 2013
A man accused of murdering a father and his two children in a Helensburgh house fire threatened to have Thomas Sharkey burned out, a court has heard. Colin Hughes, 49, told the High Court in Glasgow that Scott Snowden said: "I'll wait till I'm away s...

Convicted ex-mayor Brian Coleman expelled from Tory party

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  • June 7, 2013
An ex-mayor who was convicted of attacking a woman has been expelled from the Conservative Party. Former Mayor of Barnet Brian Coleman admitted common assault by beating when he appeared in court on 3 May. He attacked the woman as she filmed him park...

Kronospan chemical spill: North Wales Fire and Rescue attending

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  • June 7, 2013
Firefighters have been called to a chemical spill at a wood panel factory in Wrexham, North Wales Fire and Rescue Service says. A tanker caused the spillage at Kronospan Ltd on Holyhead Road, Chirk, at 10:06 BST on Thursday. Kronospan is the UK's onl...

China arrests two over poultry plant fire

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  • June 7, 2013
Two senior executives at a poultry processing plant in China have been arrested over a fire that left 120 people dead, officials say. Monday's blaze, in Jilin province, was China's deadliest fire since 2000. A microblog post from the Jilin government...

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