Deprecated: Function session_register() is deprecated in /home/sites/fire.org.uk/public_html/init.php on line 88 Archive for April 18th 2015
 Current Threat Level in the UK SEVERE  Issued by homeoffice.gov.uk

Forum Links

News Archive

Archive for April 18th 2015

Fire damages Waddington industrial estate

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
A fire at an industrial estate in Lincolnshire has caused extensive damage and forced the closure of a main road. Six fire engines were called to the fire on Grantham Road in Waddington near Lincoln late on Wednesday night. A large shed used as a joi...

Two rescued from roof in Carmarthenshire flat fire

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
Two people have been rescued from the roof of their home following a fire in Carmarthenshire. Firefighters were called to the blaze at flats at Morlan Terrace, Burry Port, just after 01:30 BST on Friday. Both people were treated for the effects of sm...

Chichester Travelodge fire started in tumble dryer

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
Laundry catching alight inside a tumble dryer started a fire at a West Sussex hotel, fire investigators have said. Residents of the Travelodge in Chapel Street, Chichester, had to be evacuated from the hotel after the fire broke out at 01:13 BST on M...

Oxford's five-star Randolph Hotel hit by fire

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
The five-star Randolph Hotel in the centre of Oxford has been damaged by fire. Thick black smoke could be seen coming from the 150-year-old gothic building on Beaumont Street, which caught fire at about 16:30 BST. The street was closed both ways to a...

M25 Cobham Services forced to shut by KFC fire

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
Parts of a service area on the M25 in Surrey remain closed after a fire at a KFC restaurant. Eight fire engines and three other vehicles were sent to Cobham Services at 07:30 BST, Surrey Fire and Rescue Service said. No casualties were reported and t...

Elderly woman dies in 'accidental' house fire in Wallasey

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
An elderly woman has died in a Wirral house fire believed to be accidentally started by "discarded smoking materials", the fire service said. Fire crews were called to Rake Lane, Wallasey, at about midnight and found the woman's body in the lounge. M...

Huyton blaze: Fire spreads through parade of shops

  • News Item
  • April 18, 2015
A large fire spread through a parade of shops on Merseyside overnight leaving it badly damaged. Firefighters were called to the One Stop supermarket on Hillside Road, Huyton, at about 01:35 BST. At its height, about 40 firefighters were dealing with ...

Forum Login

Please login or register to our forum.

CS Todd Vacancies
IFPA Spopnsor
RIFA advert