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Dishwasher fire at Deeside home

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  • November 19, 2014
A fire which started in a dishwasher at a house in Deeside in the middle of the night left four children and a woman needing hospital treatment North Wales Fire Service were called to Sealand Avenue, Garden City, just before 01:00 on Wednesday. The f...

Australian dies in Cambodia nightclub fire

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  • November 19, 2014
Five people have been killed in a nightclub fire in Cambodia, including an Australian tourist, local police have confirmed. Tom Ricketson, 32 and from Sydney, suffocated in blaze at the Hip Hop club in north-western city of Siem Reap. He had arrived ...

Man dies in fire in Rhyl property, inquiry launched

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  • November 19, 2014
A man has died after a fire at a property in Rhyl on Wednesday morning. North Wales Fire and Rescue Service were called to the property on Sussex Street just after midnight. Firemen discovered the man's body after entering the building using two sets...

China food plant fire kills 18

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  • November 19, 2014
A fire at a vegetable processing plant in eastern China has killed at least 18 people, state media report. The fire broke out at the Longyuan food facility in the city of Shouguang, Shandong province, on Sunday evening, injuring 13 other factory work...

Dumfries fire service control room closes

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  • November 19, 2014
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is closing its Dumfries control room, part of nationwide moves to reduce the total number from eight to three. The move, which affects 16 staff, was agreed earlier this year. It follows the loss of the police cont...

Brechin's Andover Primary school evacuated after fire

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  • November 19, 2014
An Angus primary school was evacuated after a fire broke out in the changing rooms. Staff and pupils were rushed from Andover Primary in Brechin after the alarm was raised at about 13:20. Fire crews wearing breathing apparatus moved in to extinguish ...

Londonderry: Man found dead after house fire

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  • November 19, 2014
A man has died following a house fire in Londonderry. The fire in Upper Bennett Street was reported to police shortly after 08:00 GMT on Sunday. The emergency services were called to the house but the man was found dead at the scene. He was in his 40...

Man's body found at house after fire in Pennal, Gwynedd

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  • November 19, 2014
The body of a 26-year-old man has been found at a house in Gwynedd after a fire. The emergency services were called to a house in Pennal, near Machynlleth, at 10:15 GMT on Sunday after the body was discovered. Officers confirmed there had been a fire...

Longbridge Sainsbury's evacuated after solar panel fire

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  • November 19, 2014
A supermarket in Birmingham was evacuated after a fire broke out in one of the solar panels on its roof, the fire service said. West Midlands Fire Service said it was called to Sainsbury's on Longbridge Lane at midday. Four crews tackled a "severe fi...

One injured and five rescued from Hull fire

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  • November 19, 2014
One person has been taken to hospital with serious injuries and five others were rescued from a burning building in Hull. Emergency services were called to Spring Bank just after 08:15 GMT.  Three staff members were rescued from Jack's News and two ...

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