Fire

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Grenfell Tower: holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency service workers

Grenfell Tower: Holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency service workers

Grenfell Tower: Holidays and trips organised for victims and emergency services

Two friends from Ilfracombe campaigned on Facebook for people to donate holidays to those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Women feared dead in Grenfell Tower tragedy 'were threatened with legal action after fire safety campaign'

Women feared dead in Grenfell Tower tragedy 'were threatened with legal action after fire safety campaign'

Grenfell Tower: Women feared dead 'were threatened after fire safety campaign'

Nadia Choucair and Mariem Elgwahry both allegedly received letters asking them to stop their fire safety campaign

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn calls for empty homes owned by rich to be seized for Grenfell Tower residents

Jeremy Corbyn calls for rich people's empty homes to be seized for Grenfell Tower residents

Corbyn demands seizure of rich people's empty homes for Grenfell Tower residents

The Labour leader has said Kensington is a tale of two cities and one side is rich whereas the other is poor

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

'The spirit of Londoners is what brought the community around Grenfell Tower together', says volunteer

Grenfell Tower: 'GCSE student escaped from 13th floor and sat exam in the same clothes'

'GCSE student escaped from 13th floor and sat exam in the same clothes'

A-Level student Rory Walsh helped survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire through the night, despite having an exam in the morning

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

'Firefighters were just as amazed as the public at the speed Grenfell Tower fire spread' says Fire Brigades Union

Grenfell Tower: Firefighters' union boss says 'this could take a week for us to sort out'

Firefighter boss says 'this could take a week for us to sort out'

Ian Leahair of the Fire Brigades Union believes rescue workers will have been as surprised as anyone at the speed of the fire

'Grenfell Tower fire wouldn't have happened if recommendations from Fire Safety and Rescue Group had been acted upon'

Grenfell Tower fire wouldn't have happened if our recommendations had been acted on, says chair of MPs' fire safety group

'Fire wouldn't have happened if our recommendations had been acted on'

MP David Amess says all fires in homes, tower blocks and offices can be avoided if there are sensible precautions in place

Grenfell Tower eyewitness says people were screaming from the building for hours, whilst others jumped out

Grenfell Tower eyewitness: 'I saw someone hang their kid out of the window as others jumped out'

Eyewitness: 'I saw someone hang their kid out of the window'

Joe Walsh saw a women throw her child out of a window, but he is not sure if anyone was able to catch the child

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Alex Dibble was reporting live from the scene of the fire for a number of hours

Grenfell Tower: 'Questions were raised and we were assured it was safe', says Councillor Robert Atkinson

Grenfell Tower: 'Questions were raised and we were assured it was safe', says Councillor Robert Atkinson

'Questions were raised and we were assured Grenfell Tower was safe'

Councillor Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the blaze which engulfed the tower in the early hours of Wednesday morning

Grenfell Tower: Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Grenfell Tower: Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Grenfell Action Group also claims 2012 fire risk assessment revealed some equipment was condemned

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Arson attacks said to be anti-Semitic hate crimes carried out in Greater Manchester

Arson attacks said to be anti-Semitic hate crimes carried out in Prestwich

Arson attacks said to be anti-Semitic hate crimes carried out in Prestwich

Two arson attacks took place at restaurants and they are believed to be linked

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Fire severely damages gay nightclub in Texas

Massive fire rips through gay nightclub in Texas

Massive fire rips through gay nightclub in Texas

The roof of the nightclub has collapsed and officials say the building is a total loss

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Firefighter catches baby thrown from third-floor window to escape smoke

Firefighter catches baby thrown from third-floor window to escape smoke

Firefighter catches baby thrown from third-floor window to escape smoke

A firefighter told a father to drop his son out of a window in order to save him from smoke inhalation

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Man on trial for murder jumps to his death from courthouse balcony

Man on trial for murder jumps to his death from courthouse balcony

Man on trial for murder jumps to his death from courthouse balcony

Robert Seman was accused of killing a 10-year-old girl and her grandparents in 2015, if he was convicted he would have faced the death penalty

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

The man's hands were covered in blood, according to police, and the woman's body was left burnt in an apartment

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Woman and two young girls die in Ireland apartment fire

Woman and two young girls die after Ireland apartment fire

Woman and two young girls die after Ireland apartment fire

A fire broke out at a complex in Dublin which has killed a woman and two young girls, while two others were left in a critical condition

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Two dead after fire breaks out at migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two people have died after a fire broke out at a migrant camp known as the Big Ghetto in Italy on Thursday night

Friday, February 24, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

The coastguard has been called to assist on board a US ship after a fire broke out as it travelled from Southampton to Baltimore

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Nine arrested after arson attacks on police officers' homes

Nine arrested after arson attacks on police officers' homes

Nine arrested after arson attacks on police officers' homes

Nine people have been arrested in connection with life-threatening fires at police officers' homes in Northern Ireland

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

Man on train sets himself on fire in Hong Kong, injuring at least 13

Man on train sets himself on fire in Hong Kong, injuring at least 13

Man on train sets himself on fire in Hong Kong, injuring at least 13

A man has been arrested after he allegedly started a fire on a train at Tsim Sha Tsui station in Hong Kong on Friday, the incident injured at least 13 people

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Teenager claims huge fire at London mosque 'was accidental, despite starting it with barbecue lighter'

Teenager accused of setting fire to a mosque with a barbecue lighter claims it was accidental

Teenager claims mosque fire 'was accidental, despite starting it with lighter'

A teenager from Walton-on-Thames used a barbecue lighter to start a fire which caused £7 million of damage to a mosque in 2015

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

The fire department said the various 'nooks and crannies' of the sauna made it hard to reach victims

Gay sauna fire leaves three dead in Berlin

Gay sauna fire leaves three dead in Berlin

One person also seriously injured after fire at Steam Works sauna

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

Residents are evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

A fire broke out on a bus this morning in Kingston, the cause is currently unknown

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