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Archive for August 6th 2011

Floods in parts of north-east England after heavy rain

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  • August 6, 2011
Emergency services across north-east England have received hundreds of calls after heavy rain caused localised flooding. Darlington, Durham, Consett and parts of Northumberland are the worst hit areas, with some homes flooded. The Environment Agency ...

Firefighters tackle blaze in mill in Bury St Edmunds

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  • August 6, 2011
Firefighters have been called to a blaze at a mill in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk. Fire crews were called at 00:17 BST on Saturday to the four-storey animal feed processing mill off the A14 in Eastern Way. A Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service spokesman s...

Lincoln flat damaged in arson attack

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  • August 6, 2011
Investigators at the scene of a flat fire in Lincoln believe the blaze was started deliberately. Fire crews from Lincoln North and Lincoln South were called to Westminster House on Welton Gardens at about 21:30 BST on Friday. No-one is believed to ha...

Northallerton High Street shops wrecked in fire

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  • August 6, 2011
Arsonists are believed to have started a fire which has wrecked a row of shops in the centre of Northallerton. More than 50 firefighters tackled the blaze in the High Street in the early hours of Saturday. The fire is thought to have started in a tat...

Plymouth fire crews tackle Bandvulc tyre factory blaze

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  • August 6, 2011
Firefighters are tackling a large fire at a tyre factory near Plymouth. Emergency services were alerted to the blaze at Bandvulc Tyres on the Lee Mill industrial estate just after 16:30 BST. Industrial units surrounding the tyre factory have been eva...

Boy's arm impaled on metal spike in Coventry

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  • August 6, 2011
A nine-year-old boy has been flown to hospital after impaling his arm on a metal fence spike in Coventry. The child was believed to have fallen from a tree when he impaled his arm at Naul's Mill Park before going to hospital with the pole in his arm....

Three injured as crash closes M25

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  • August 6, 2011
Three people have been injured on the M25 after a lorry crashed through the central reservation and hit a car on the opposite carriageway. Police, fire and ambulance teams were called to the scene between junctions seven with the M23 and eight with t...

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