Deprecated: Function session_register() is deprecated in /home/sites/fire.org.uk/public_html/init.php on line 88 Archive for February 3rd 2013
 Current Threat Level in the UK SEVERE  Issued by homeoffice.gov.uk

Forum Links

News Archive

Archive for February 3rd 2013

Man's body found after Chandler's Ford van fire

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A man's body has been discovered following a van fire in Hampshire. Firefighters were called to a blaze in Donnington Drive, Chandler's Ford, just after 05:00 GMT on Sunday. Police were alerted after a body was found inside the van. The body has yet ...

Four arrested over Rowley Regis school fire

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
Four youths have been arrested in connection with a fire at a disused school building in the Black Country. Fire crews were called to the St Michael's building on Throne Road in Rowley Regis at about 16:30 GMT on Saturday. Roads in the area were clos...

Burning diesel destroys fire engine in Tavistock

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A £200,000 fire engine has been destroyed by burning diesel during a blaze at a farm in Devon. The fuel escaped from a ruptured tank during the fire in Collaton Lane in Tavistock early on Sunday. The burning diesel ran down the lane and ended up und...

Woman, 60, suffers serious burns in Woodley house fire

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A 60-year-old woman suffered serious burns to her arm in a bungalow fire in Berkshire. Firefighters tackled the blaze at a property in Wroxham Road, Woodley just after 18:00 GMT on Saturday. The woman was taken to Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Bucking...

Fire in flat closes Douglas promenade

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
Police on the Isle of Man closed Central Promenade in Douglas after a fire broke out at an apartment block. Fire crews were called to the blaze at Spectrum Apartments at about 20:45 GMT on Saturday and police closed the prom to allow them to access t...

Rubbish blaze at Kingswinford recycling centre

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
Firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a recycling centre that saw 100 tonnes of rubbish alight. Emergency services were called to Oakham Environmental Waste and Recycling Centre, Oak Lane, Kingswinford at about 19:18 GMT on Saturday. Six crews w...

Woman rescued from Edinburgh house fire

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A woman has been rescued from a house fire in the east of Edinburgh. Firefighters were called to Easter Hermitage at 23:10 on Saturday. They found the 38-year-old woman inside the house. She was treated at the scene by ambulance staff for the effects...

Mexico blast victims' bodies handed over to families

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
The bodies of the victims of a blast at the headquarters of Mexican oil company Pemex have been handed to their relatives. Thirty-three people died in Thursday's explosion in Mexico City. Hundreds of rescue workers continue to search the rubble for p...

Two rescued from fire at house in Warrenpoint

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A man and a woman have been rescued from a house fire in Warrenpoint, County Down. Both were treated for the effects of breathing in smoke at the scene. The fire, in Duke Street, was reported at about 03:00 GMT on Saturday. Police have appealed for a...

Woman rescued from burning flat in Edinburgh

  • News Item
  • February 3, 2013
A 79-year-old woman has been rescued from a fire in a flat in the north of Edinburgh. The emergency services were called to the ground-floor property on North Junction Street in Leith just after 19:30 on Friday. Firefighters located the woman and rem...

Forum Login

Please login or register to our forum.

CS Todd Vacancies
IFPA Spopnsor
RIFA advert