Deprecated: Function session_register() is deprecated in /home/sites/fire.org.uk/public_html/init.php on line 88 Archive for September 23rd 2014
 Current Threat Level in the UK SEVERE  Issued by homeoffice.gov.uk

Forum Links

News Archive

Archive for September 23rd 2014

Battersea tower block fire: 18 rescued from blaze

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
Eighteen people were rescued by firefighters after a blaze broke out in a tower block in south London. London Fire Brigade said it sent 80 firefighters and 12 fire engines to the fourth floor of the high-rise block on Ingrave Street in Battersea afte...

Wednesfield High School fire suspected arson

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
A former school building has suffered "extensive damage" in a fire believed to have been started by arsonists. Twenty firefighters tackled the blaze at the disused Wednesfield High School after being called at about 18:00 BST on Sunday. A Wolverhampt...

Sheffield wedding reception venue catches fire

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
More than 200 wedding guests had to be evacuated when a fire broke out at a reception venue. The fire started in the kitchen and quickly spread to the roof of the Arooj restaurant on Attercliffe Road, Sheffield on Saturday. About 30 firefighters tack...

Hornsea house dogs blaze deaths not suspicious, police say

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
The cause of a house fire in East Yorkshire that killed 22 dogs in their cages, was not suspicious, police said. The Staffordshire bull terriers were owned by breeders Steve and Amanda Hart who returned to their home in Graingers Road, Hornsea, to fi...

Large fire at Southview Leisure Park in Skegness

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
A large fire has caused severe damage at a holiday park featured in the BBC television documentary, My £9.50 Holiday. Firefighters were called to Southview Leisure Park in Skegness, Lincolnshire, at about 14:15 BST. The fire was in the leisure compl...

Councillors vote to investigate closing Swindon fire-hit recycling site

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
Councillors have voted unanimously to pursue "all legal avenues" to close a Swindon recycling centre, following a two month fire at the site. The blaze began at Averies Recycling on 21 July and was put out on Monday. About 3,000 tonnes of waste had t...

Averies fire extinguished after two months

  • News Item
  • September 23, 2014
A waste fire that has been burning for two months at a Swindon recycling plant has been extinguished. The blaze began at Averies Recycling on 21 July but efforts to put out the burning waste stack were hampered by compacted rubbish preventing access....

Forum Login

Please login or register to our forum.

CS Todd Vacancies
IFPA Spopnsor
RIFA advert