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Ropley church gutted by blaze

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  • June 21, 2014
A huge fire has destroyed a Grade II listed church that dates back to Norman times in a Hampshire village. The fire was spotted at the Church of St Peter, Ropley, near Alresford shortly before 09:00 BST. The blaze engulfed the main body of the church...

Essex Fire and Rescue criticised after 'terror details' not blacked out properly

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  • June 21, 2014
A fire service has been accused of putting the public at risk by failing to properly redact details of potential terrorist targets from a document. Part of Essex Fire Service's "strategic assessment of risk" outlined its terrorist incident response p...

Stockport M60 trapped van blaze victim dies

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  • June 21, 2014
A man found trapped inside a burning van on a motorway slip road in Greater Manchester has died. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the fire, at junction 1 in Stockport. Greater Manchester Police said emergency services were called after ...

Patients return after University Hospital of Wales gas leak

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  • June 21, 2014
Patients have returned to their wards after being evacuated from Wales' largest hospital following a gas leak. Patients were asked to leave the ground floor of the maternity unit and antenatal clinic at Cardiff's University Hospital of Wales. A gas m...

Guernsey hotel evacuated after laundry fire

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  • June 21, 2014
A hotel in Guernsey has been evacuated after a fire broke out in the laundry room overnight. Four people had to be rescued by fire crews from the Grange Lodge Hotel in St Peter Port. A part of the Grange was cordoned off for two hours while the fire ...

GM recalls 3.2 million more cars over ignition concerns

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  • June 21, 2014
General Motors (GM) is recalling 3.16 million more cars in the US because of ignition switch problems, and will change or replace keys on the cars, which date from 2000 to 2014. Switches can move out of the run position if cars are jarred, and disabl...

Girl, three, dies after Carmarthen house fire

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  • June 21, 2014
A three-year-old girl has died in hospital following a fire in Carmarthen, say police. The girl's mother is in a serious condition in hospital, and her father is also in hospital. Fire crews, police and an air ambulance were called to Bryn Gorwel in ...

Southcote Primary School evacuated after chemicals dumped in swimming pool

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  • June 21, 2014
A primary school has been evacuated after vandals dumped chemicals into its swimming pool. Emergency services were called to Southcote Primary School in Reading after three teachers and six pupils reported feeling unwell. It is believed that excessiv...

Woman rescued from Aston Tirrold house fire

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  • June 21, 2014
A woman has been rescued from a fire at a house in Oxfordshire. The blaze broke out in the first floor bedroom of the semi-detached property in Aston Tirrold, near Didcot, at about 21:15 BST on Sunday. Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service said the wom...

'Beds in sheds' fires in London cost 13 lives

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  • June 21, 2014
Thirteen people have died and 69 seriously injured in fires that broke out in makeshift homes across the capital, London Fire Brigade (LFB) has said. Since 2009, there have been 438 fires in sheds and outbuildings, where people were living in "unsafe...

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