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30th - 31st December 2009

The fire broke out in commercial premises in Belfast city centreFire crews tackle building blaze

York Minster stoneyard fire damageFire crews rescue medieval window

FBU rallySoth Yorkshire Fire row talks in new breakdown

Fireman dousing sparksCrowds evacuated from Royal Mile

An aerial view of the fire at the Wyre Waste Management compoundFire plant 'had been broken into'

Scene (pic: Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service)Three cows in slurry pit rescue

fire_engine3Fire service given timetable for regional call centre move

The fire crew battle the blaze early on Christmas morning. Photo: Michael Keenan.Longford fire crews battled for hours to save Cathedral

RTÉ.ie News: Gardaí Investigation underway Fatal Limerick fire investigated

Firefighter Katrina Hyde, Dudley Fire Commander Steve Vincent, Helen Kelcey youth officer urge young people to accept the Bluetooth message. Buy Photo: 500944MFire Service urge phone users to accept Bluetooth message

fire chiefsPC Brigade's threat to your fire service

Liverpool Local News Fire breaks out at chemical factory in Knowsley

Caught on Tape: Fireworks Store Up in Flames

28th -29th December 2009

Noel McCarron and Marcus Connolly from Cafe Sol Restaurant who had to evacuate themselves, staff and customers from their Restaurant on William Street.  (Photo: Eoin Hennessy/ fire in Supermacs

The scene of the fire Tonnes of metal in factory fire

Shabana Kosar, a fire safety officer with West Yorkshire Fire Service, is one of the young Muslims praisedTrailblazer Muslim women hailed

The fire-damaged house in Blissford, near Fordingbridge (pic: Simon Rowley)Three Labradors die in house fire

26th - 27th December 2009

Scene of the house fireLeeds fire death investigated

Bradford's Interfaith Education CentreFire damage to education centre

Fire engineBlast fear after waste plant fire

header imageRing of Fire: Safety under the Spotlight

Hi-tech communications vehicles supplied to the fire service 'faulty' - union

Stephen Hughes's houseMan in his 80s dies as Labour MEP's house catches fire on Christmas Eve

Rescuers approach the Aegean Wind, 25 DecemberDeadly fire on ship off Venezuela

RTÉ.ie News: St Mel's Cathedral Investigation Blaze at Longford cathedral investigated

Tudor house damaged by roof fire

24th - 25th December 2009

Firefighters tackle London hotel blaze

DarcyQuarantined dog begins training

House fire in Germany leaves five deadHouse Fire in Germany Kills 5 on Christmas Morning

Woman rescued from deliberate Glasgow fireWoman rescued from deliberate Glasgow fire

Fire union brands control centres 'a waste of money'

Firefighters battle an overnight blaze in a commercial building at Kingsway and East Broadway.Major fire early Christmas morning guts Vancouver building

Lucky escape for driver after Farnley Tyas crash

Firefighters rescue dog from frozen canal in Deighton

At work: Fire officers at the scene of yesterday's early morning blaze

23rd - 24th December 2009

Electrical fault blamed for Leamington printing press fire

One person has died following a fire at a house in County Down.Person dies in Annalong house fire

Fire Truck in Accident on Way to Fire

Hampshire firefighters rescue reindeer - picture by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service.Hampshire fire crew rescue reindeer in Basingstoke

Sodom and GomorrahFire at Sodom and Gomorrah

Grain on fire in trailer at dock

Whitchurch fire stationFire station kitchen dinner blaze

TrainMetrolink train collides with car; infant among 2 critically injured

Tragedy... aftermath of explosion which killed six menDudgeon's Wharf—the day five firemen were killed in oil tank blast

Fire destroys 1000 houses in Metro Manila

Seven fire engines tackled the blaze at the Pentagon Press unit in Heathcote Industrial Estate. "Intense" fire at Heathcote industrial estate damages premises

Fire staff back overtime action

Car in the central reservation (pictures from Dorset Fire and Rescue Service)Up to 40 vehicles crash on bypass

Crashed coachTwo dead, 47 hurt in coach crash

21st - 22nd December 2009

Fire in St Vincent StreetMan rescued from burning Edinburgh tenement

House fire (library)Warning after another fire death

Firemen with one of the recycling banks that will be accepting donated goods for their charityFirefighters bank on your backing

Football club fire 'may be arson'

Pic: Laura FlynnThe fire at the Guinness plant in Dublin yesterday.Two firefighters hurt in Guinness blaze

19th - 20th December 2009

burnt roof of houseHomes destroyed in oil tank fire

Ladder 26 was pulled from a building after its deadly crash. Police officials concluded that the brakes were manually adjusted repeatedly, which may have masked deficient performance.Firetruck parts not correct, police say injured during radio stunt

Fire and Rescue Service: Operational Statistics Bulletin for England 2008-09

Essex Firefighter injured tackling car fire

Investigation following Buckler's Hard barn fireInvestigation following Buckler's Hard barn fire

PorthlevenMan killed in harbour car plunge

17th - 18th December 2009

The dramatic scene of the burst water main on Cemetery Road, Lidget Green, BradfordThousands hit by burst water main misery

Bitumen fire close to oil plant

Scene of fire on Fore Street, TotnesMan arrested over suspicious Totnes fire

The fire, pic courtesy of Alex Fleetwood Fire crews tackle huge barn fire

Firefighters with their bikesSaddling up to promote fire safety

Damage at the museum - Photo: Rob wardMuseum archives destroyed in fire

Afan Lido on firePromise to replace fire-hit lido

Fire engine outside the flatsBrother and sister killed in fire

Bangor University, GwyneddStudent cooking alert after fires

15th - 16th December 2009

Double-decker bus topples over

100 firefighters tackle lido fire

Scrap car being used for trainingFire service given 332 scrap cars

Pcs Mark Cooke, Ellie Reeve and Jay Thomas, along with Pc Scott Pearse (not pictured) pulled Jodie Eyre and her daughter Daniele from a smoke-filled flatBravery award for Hatfield police officers after fire rescue

Mock fire drill

London Road Fire StationCouncil wants fire station back

Home base fire bomb attack 2006Shops are given fire bomb warning

13th - 14th December 2009

Mytishchinskaya marketFire at market near Moscow kills three

Campsmount Technology CollegeLesson hope for fire school head

Fire at the two storey warehouseFire crews tackle warehouse fire

Firefighters at Lorne Park RoadThirty evacuated from flats fire

Nathan and Martin WinterFireworks boss guilty over deaths

New red uniformNew red uniforms for firefighters

Fire crews at the sceneSchool badly damaged in huge fire

11th - 12th December 2009

7409479Firefighters assumed tragic OAPs were safe

Fire officials at the site of a fatal fire truck crash on Huntington Avenue on Jan. 9.DA ties Boston crash in 2008 to poor training

Saffron Walden Weekly News - house fire saffron walden Two dead in house fire

NORFOLK FIREFirefighter averted a disaster

Fire at Nolan uPVCFire crews tackle factory blaze

l-bus-crash-leicesterChildren injured as bus crashes

Turkey mine blast kills nineteen

9th - 10th December 2009

Fire at former Sighthill PrimaryFirefighters tackle school blaze

Geoff Wicker and Brian WembridgeJury out in fireworks blast trial

Drop in Norfolk arson and fire injuries

Penrith Morrisons photoThree arrested on suspicion of looting fire-hit Morrisons store in Penrith

Revealed: Fire 'super' centres for London

A fire truck responding to a fire collided with a pick up truck on the bridge over Groat Road on Stony Plain Road in Edmonton on Dec. 8, 2009.Edmonton fire truck-pickup crash injures man Car Catches Fire at Gas Station

Massive blast rocks Seabrook area slide show and

Fire at Red Scar Industrial EstateFirm fined for chemical explosion

Traffic backs up near the scene of one of the crashes on the A2 near CanterburyCoach carrying children in multi-vehicle pile-up

The scene in Lancaster CircusCyclist dies after being trapped under bus in Birmingham city centre

7th - 8th December 2009
Croydon block on fireLives 'risked by cheap fire option'

Firefighters at the scene of the fire in WorthingIndustrial unit fire 'was arson'

Scene of blastsSchools closed after Manchester gas blasts

Arundel crashWoman, 30, dies in two-car crash

Poole emergency services buildingNew home for emergency services

Anton's,  in Wind Street, which has closed temporarily due to a fire. 061209/7623/SP Naked chef woken to be told restaurant on fire

Elizabeth and Stephanie DunnAward for snow twins firefighters

Firefighters at the scene'Cheap' timber at Peckham fire site jailed in Scotland for making hoax calls Firefighters hurt battling Hyattsville fire

Firefighters tackle fire at Cradley polythene factory

Man Crashes SUV Through Mass. Fire Station

An aerial view of the fire truck rollover on Highway 89 near Cookstown on Monday, Dec. 7, 2009.Fire truck rolls returning from fatal crash

News - David Taylor and Ross Willmott at Moira Fire Station

Last ditch plea to save station

Careful: paramedic Andy Croxall guides the stretcher over the tower’s parapetRescue drama at Wainhouse Tower... but it was just practice

5th - 6th December 2009

Junior Fire Co.  gets new water rescue vehicleJunior Fire Co. gets new water rescue vehicle

Crews battle 6 pump blaze in Old Hill

Blizzard hampers Calgary firefighters

Fire engineFour taken to hospital after fire

Firefighters saved the baby from a second floor flat Baby rescued in flat fire drama

ByronHampshire fire dog earns international status

Hundreds to join in Warwickshire fire protest

Baby rescued after Skelmersdale fire in flats

Wisbech firefighters with posters highlighting the campaign.Firefighters will deliver Christmas tree to lucky resident

Free Press photo of firefighter posing as another snaps cellphone photo has sparked interest from as far away as the San Franciso Chronicle.Firefighters' cell photo causes flap

Firefighter's relatives demand hearing on Boston fleet upgrade bill Takoma Park's Historic Allen Theater destroyed by fire

Major fire accidents in nightclubs since 2003

Russian Nightclub Fire Amateur Video Released

Russian police officers guard outside a nightclub in Perm: More than 100 killed in Russian nightclub firework blast More than 100 killed in Russian nightclub firework blast

Firefighters bring out an injured person in MedanDeadly blaze in Indonesian city

3rd - 4th December 2009 Property Insurance - Claims On The Increase

Byron the rescue dog in actionThe rescue dog who is a national treasure

Firefighters at the scene of the fire in WorthingFire residents allowed back home

Perry Barr house fireTwo die in Birmingham house fire

Blackhill QuarryMan trapped in East devon quarry is rescued

Norfolk fire chief to step down

Fire at MorrisonsProbe into fire at busy Morrisons

Fire at MorrisonsMorrisons fire to burn all night

1st - 2nd December 2009

Crews tackle large Worcester warehouse fire

Firefighters in DevizesChemical incident at Devizes company

One of the vehicles damaged in the fireMan arrested after museum blaze

California's fire threat grows

Geoff Wicker and Brian WembridgeFirework blast warnings 'ignored'

Merseyside Fire crews begin vote on action

Windsor Fire StationCouncil's fire takeover rejected

Collingwood factory fire Firefighters battle to contain a fire which engulfed a factory in Collingwood Good Slide Show
Mayor Boris Johnson meets Green WatchBoris Johnson visits eco-friendly fire station
The FDNY announced the number of firefigthers on 49 engine companies will be reduced from five to four.FDNY: Staffing at busy engine companies to be cut

Pain Fresh 10 Years After Fatal Warehouse Fire

Fire in Penel Orlieu buildings Town centre evacuated over fire

The fire at the J Wray & Nephew plant in the capital, Kingstom, destroyed a warehouse used to store wooden barrels, but all reports are that the stock for the Christmas season is safe. (JIS Photo)Fire destroys warehouse of major rum distiller

29th - 30th November 2009

Firefighters douse a fire in a block of flats in PeckhamPeckham Fire Images Damping down

youngsters stuck on the drop-zone ride [Picture by Lynn Harrower]Youngsters rescued from fair ride

Fire in Penel Orlieu buildingsTown centre evacuated over fire

A police forensics team at the scene of the flat fire in EarlsfieldFatal flat blaze probe under way

27th - 28th November 2009

Sandyford Community Fire Station underway

SceneCrews tackle big fire West Midlands at unit

Large fire at Burton factory

Map showing area where the rescue is taking placeFour canoeists rescued from river

Emergency services at the scene of the cargo plane crash at Shanghai airportThree dead in China plane crash

Garden centre in Surrey fire 'suspicious'

Fire at Pennyburn Industrial Estate, Londonderry.Five-hour fight to beat site fire

Fire crews erecting sand bags after flooding in 2008Fire flood rescue law called for

Public warned over factory fire

Fire at the Powerflex unit in Wallingford Road, Uxbridge

Catastrophic' fire at Uxbridge industrial firm

25th - 26th November 2009

The cow is lifted out of the Quarry. Picture by Shropshire Fire and Rescue ServiceCrews called to rescue cow

Firefighters work to bring flames under control Wednesday in the historic Kerlin Building in downtown Delphi. Witnesses said the fire began before 11 a.m. Numerous fire departments responded to the fire.Fire destroys Delphi landmark

PROBE: Fire engines and firemen in Wigan town centre Blaze investigation underway

A plane hits one of the World Trade Center towers on 11 September 2001Website publishes '9/11 messages'

40 firefighters tackle house blaze40 firefighters tackle house blaze at firefighter's funeral

Town centre roads closed after warehouse fireTown centre roads closed after warehouse fire

Photo: Susannah GillPeckham fire: Your stories

More than 300 flee homes in London Peckham fire

ON THE SCENE: Firefighters tackle the blaze at Newstead Industrial Estate.Factory fire was arson

Fire crews at the scene last night. Picture from the Shropshire Fire and Rescue ServiceMan dies after Shropshire flat fire

Fire brigade in Birmingham to stage mock gas blast drama

Regular false fire alarms could lead to fatalitiesRegular false fire alarms could lead to fatalities

Investigation into Taunton's Fire Control Centre

Fire rips through vacant factory building in Reading

New Look Oxford Street fire, 2007New Look fined over Oxford Street fire

The scene today.Probe after death in Leeds house fire

Telford fire sceneMan dies following fire in flat

Exterior of Dungeness B nuclear power stationFire shuts nuclear power station

Rosepark nursing homeBlaze home register not updated

Man dies in tree cutting incident

The scrash scene in BarkerendRTC in Barkerend Road, Bradford

23rd - 24th November 2009

Barrow fire crews rescue 60 from floods

Debris lies outside a house next to the river Cocker in Cockermouth town centre following the recent floodsHeavy rain hits flooded Cumbria

Alcester Fire StationHundreds go to last fire meeting

SceneCrews still at factory fire site

21st - 22nd November 2009

Home for elderly closed by fire

Fire - Wormley Court, Broxbourne (1 of 5)Fire - Wormley Court, Broxbourne (1 of 5)

Forensic officers at Policing Board headquarters examine a car which contained a 400lb bomb400lb bomb left at Policing Board

Fire search in London rules out fatalities


River Usk near where the woman was last seenSearch for woman missing in river Usk in Powys

  Atlantic City Boardwalk Fire Destroys 4 Shops Atlantic City Boardwalk Fire Destroys 4 Shops

A fire engine disappears into a bushfire near the town of Rylstone, northwest of SydneyThousands of homes at risk in Australia's 'catastrophic' bush fires 

In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, relatives of coal minersChina says 42 dead, 66 trapped in mine explosion

CIBA fire sparks explosion fears in Paisley

Firefighters from several companies contained Friday's blaze at Ciba Specialty Chemicals in Newport. No one was hurt and there was no structural damage, a fire official said.No one hurt in fire at CIBA Newport chemical plant

UK Evacuates Hundreds From Floods by Helicopter

IN THE NICK OF TIME:   An RAF Sea King rescue helicopter hovers over Cockermouth. Two bridges have collapsed after flooding.Five airlifted to safety as flood raged in homes

Northside bridge outside Workington, CumbriaBritain's ancient bridges are now past their use-by date at Prague airport delays flights

Fire service

Busy night for region's firefighters

FLOODS: Chief Fire Officer Paul Hayden. 26082601County's top fire officers take on rescue

Fire crews from Merseyside in Cumbria to help floods rescue effort

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue helping rescue efforts in Cumbria

River NithFlood alert over threatened rains

Gloucestershire hovercraftFlood heroes return for training

Fire engine lightsMock alert for emergency services

19th - 20th November 2009

Danby Fire StationNew building for Danby fire crew

Drivers warned of M2 disruption BEGINS INTO WORMLEY FIRE

Resisdents of the village of Cockermouth, England, are seen being rescued from their homes by the Royal National Lifeboat InstitutionFire crews break the bank in desperate rescue

House fire, UndyMan injured in house blaze dies

Rapid Intervention UnitFire crew cover consultation ends

Fire engine (Courtesy Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue)£3m fire engine fleet is unveiled

Gloucestershire County Council hovercraft County lends Cumbria hovercraft

Pc Bill BarkerBody found in hunt for flood Pc

Flooded centre of Cockermouth (pic: Ashley Tiffen)Hundreds rescued from flood town

 green tarpaulin Death as car hits roof of house

b.jpgParade to mark opening of new fire station

Fire wrecks Sunderland amusement arcade

The scene on the A1(M) Driver feared dead in another M-way collision

Man critically injured after fire

House built from pre-fabricated straw-bale and hemp panels House of straw passes fire test

Firefighters help a horseInjured horse rescued after fall

Flooding in KeswickHundreds flee flooding in Cumbria

17th - 18th November 2009

Emergency services at Kings CrossBBC on this day Kings Cross Fire 1987

Picture by Samuel K. Drayton of Liquid Black PhotographyRoad closed as fire crews tackle cafe blaze

The clearing up process was going on all dayRoad closures after serious factory fire

Man dies after resort house fire

New fire control room, TauntonProbe into £5k-a-day fire centre

Mark Hayward in his London Fire Brigade uniformMark realises his burning ambition

Investigation into fire control project

Hero bystander pulls boy from burning house Hero bystander pulls boy from burning house

Fire. Viewer's pictureCrews tackle toxic plastics fire

Fire following an attack from Israel in JanuaryPalestine crews get UK training

Firefighters have been called out to tackle hundreds of extra rubbish fires as the bin strike continues in Leeds. Leeds binmen strike: 834 rubbish fires over period of action

Fire ladderKent training unit offers 'real' fires

Firefighters Mark Wrigglesworth (left) and John Gate (right) pictured with cutting gear. Also pictured are firefighters (left to right) Kenny Brahm, Ian Brown and Chris LambFirefighters' bid to cut road deaths

Milford cops release video of fatal crash

Firefighters battle Santa Rosa horse ranch hay fire

Fire crews battled to prevent gas blast

Locally designed robot can find trapped fire victims

Standby – the hovercraft stands by while fire and rescue services prepare to evacuate the pier using a ladderFire and rescue services stage a mock rescue from the pier

Fire enginePlan to downgrade fire station

Firefighters had little chance of saving the Corporate Consumables building on Fisher Crescent. Photo / Andrew Bruce'In seconds the whole thing was alight'

Quick-thinking: Mexborough youngster Josh Lees-Steel, aged eight, who alerted his mum to a fire, with parents Nicola Lees and Mark Steel                       Picture: Steve TaylorBlaze youngster saves man's life

A mah-jongg parlor in the Shizuoka Prefecture city of Hamamatsu that was burned down early Tuesday. (Mainichi)4 die, 3 injured in fire at mah-jongg parlor, arson suspected

Business Columnists Wilby Ltd's Mark Dalton: Don't ignore fire warning

BLAZE DRAMA: The two burnt-out cars in the car park of the Baltic Fleet, BurnleyTwo men arrested after landlord rescued from arson attack on Burnley pub

Fire Guts Spartanburg Fiber Plant

Blaze rips through classroom at Keighley school

Firefighters battle a blaze in Queens that claimed the life of Nathanial Lagree (below), who helped save the lives of his family. After helping family escape fire, Queens man dies retrieving his cell phone

n The former Kingsthorpe Middle School gym has been gutted by fire<br />CE picture by LOUISE O’CALLAGHAN 091116LOC47Former school building 'structurally unsound' after fire

Teenager arrested following Edinburgh fireTeenager arrested following Edinburgh fire

Damage at ‘Zastava’ over EUR one millionSerbia: Fire hits Zastava plant

Merseyside fire crews may ballot on action

Emergency crews at the scene of the house fire in Holywell

Man found dead in house fire in Holywell

Wildfire near Tonimbuk, Victoria, Australia (7 February 2009)Australia issues top fire alert

The house Man faces charge over house fire

Fireworks blast 'like war scene'

Firefighters at the sceneConcerns over Belfast bridge structure

15th - 16th November 2009

Airport firefighters trainingAirport fire pay tribunal begins

A tree crashed into this car in Lowestoft.

Pic: Alan CrossMini tornado hits Lowestoft

Man jumps to safety after cherry picker starts on fire

Contoocook FireContoocook Fire Called To 3 Alarms

Total of 10 people killed in Busan fire

The scene at Sixth Avenue at Forest Town on SundayFamily rescued from Forest Town house fire

The downed plane, after firefighters extinguished the engulfing flames. Pilot Killed in Fiery Plane Crash

fireMan survives mobile home blaze

Union Theological CollegeFirefighters injured at college

13th - 14th November 2009

Scene of fireMan is killed as fire guts house

Scene of fireArson probe toddler is critical

English Electric Lightning1.jpgJet crashes at air show - explodes

Candles start Greetland house fire - two taken to hospital

Cars hit by trees at Elfordleigh Hotel, near PlymouthGale-force storms result in chaos

Image 1Oil company Total admits Buncefield fire failings

tanker_rollover_bridgewater.jpg Driver OK after rollover in Bridgewater

Storm damage in Benfleet (Pic: Jonathan Bradshaw)100mph storm winds batter south

Man is killed as fire guts Anfield house

PenzanceHeavy rain and gales cause chaos

Union Theological CollegeFirefighters injured at college

Geoff Wicker and Brian Wembridge'Scene of chaos' at blast depot

Bockingham Green fireBurning flats cause evacuations

Powerful blasts rip through

Battling blazeSuspect in Greenwood fires has history of arson

DarcyQuarantined dog 'free to train'

Person flees from crash scene

Major fire at Russia arms depot

Fire crew in a flap over duck
No fire trucks in 2 big villages

11th - 12th November 2009

Emergency services at the scene of last night’s crash In Cottingley Moor RoadDrivers cut free in four-car smash

Three die in Dallas house fire

Firefighters work a three-alarm blaze that destroyed a number of restaurants and businesses on Vancouver's Main Street the morning of November 12, 2009.Fire razes core of Vancouver's trendy

South Main area
Essex Fire training centre plan on hold

Mary FoxTrio in court over firework death

Alva factory fire, picture by George AitkenheadFactory blaze now 'under control'

Investigation continues into Aberdeen flat fireInvestigation continues into Aberdeen flat fire

Damgage to kitchenHouse fire as dog turns on cooker

9th - 10th November 2009

The building, facing imminent demolition at Little Mountain, was destroyed in minutes. Fire at controversial Vancouver demolition site

Leicester fireCouncil office fire probe begins

Science block damaged after arson

7th - 8th November 2009

Fire at Salendine Nook High School

Huge blaze at Salendine Nook High School sports pavillion - pictures

Animal oxygen mask kits donated to Fire Department

'Shot in million' firework flies 90ft into room

Early morning fire destroys tobacco warehouse

Fire-fighters put out a fire that burnt most of the materials at the Kenafric Industries in Ruaraka, Nairobi on November 7, 2009. The cause of the fire was not immediately established. Photo/STEPHEN MUDIARIHuge fire guts Nairobi factory

Police in Cornwall are treating the death of Mary Fox, 59, as murder after a firework started a blaze at her home from which her 'bullied' teenage son escaped.Cornwall: mother-of-five died saving 'bullied' son from Bodmin house fire

Scene of fireHouse fire 'started by firework'

Woman rescued from burning home

5th - 6th November 2009

Teenage yobs attack Carlisle fire crew dealing with blaze

The aftermath of the blaze at the old fire station on Batts Lane. Ref: P0479-45-09AW Fire crews tackle Ottery blaze

Howes Road firePolice probe into suspicious fire

Fire crews attacked with fireworks Fire crews attacked with fireworks

Some of the fire damage at Coedcae ComprehensiveSchool classrooms damaged by fire

Eight Staffordshire fire stations to be rebuilt

Merseyside crews attacked on bonfire night

3 injured, home destroyed in Texas gas line blast

Boy gets leg stuck in bicycle wheelHorse rescued after being trapped under lorry

Daisy gets her head stuck in a vent: Dog gets head stuck in tumble dryer ventDog gets head stuck in tumble dryer vent

Teenagers who took part in the LIFE course at Kirkbymoorside Fire Station.Teenagers learn firefighting skills at Kirkbymoorside Fire Station's fire service facing merger to save cash

Firework through window sets Croydon teen's bedroom on fireFirework through window sets Croydon teen's bedroom on fire

Milkman hailed after serious Chorley house fire

DAMPING DOWN: Outside the industrial unit at Primet Business Centre in Burnley Road, Colne, after firefighters put out the flamesFamilies evacuated amid blast fear after Colne mill fire

Smoke damageChildren treated after house fire

Burning bus outside Runshaw College courtesy of Grace LundLancashire school bus 'explodes' in flames

Virtual bonfire at Ilfracombe Rugby ClubVirtual bonfire at firework show

3rd - 4th November 2009

Police to man fire engine in Bonfire Night crackdown

Bunclody firefighters battling the blaze in Newbawn.Wexford County Fire services stretched to limit

FirefightersA fire engine from days of steam

photo2 reported hurt in crash with fire truck

Onion store alight in Fenland todayFarm boss praises swift response by fire crews after blaze

Fire engine

Scrap cars on fire at merchants in North Wales

Fire rips through R-5 train car

Destroyed – the wrecked Vauxhall Astra van damaged by the blaze on Westmead industrial estateWorkshop ruined by accidental car fire

Large blaze rips through young person's home in Wrexham

FBU rallyFire strikes halted after talks

Colne fire aftermathEvacuations after industrial fire

End to fire strike a step closer

Firefighters' protestTalks planned to stop further fire strike

Kinver floodingHuge flood exercise taking place

South Yorkshire Strike firefighters 'locked out'

Fire engineFire service in Cornwall outlines future plan

Preston Circus Fire StationFire crews fight to keep station

South Yorkshire managers tackle arson during strike

Scene of the fireThousands of pallets catch light

Huge fire breaks out in Saint Petersburg: reports

1st - 2nd November 2009

Fire managers in South Yorkshire chimney rescue

Car dismantled in Huddersfield crash rescue drama - with video

Vehicle damaged in accident with fire truck

Thirteen rescued after flooding

Handout photo provided by PTTEP Australasia shows fire on the West Atlas drilling rigAustralia oil well catches fire

Oil depot fire in RajasthanToll from India oil blaze rises

Fire damage at Elephant & Castle pubManagers fight fire during South Yorkshire strike

Firefighters' protestUnion rally as next South Yorkshire fire strike begins

Villagers without gas after blast

31st October 2009

Fire crews have revealed the number of animal rescues attended in recent yearsDial 999, my hamster's stuck in its cage!

Review of York's fire cover continues

fire crews at a thatched fireThatched roofs and the potential fire risk

Firefighters battled a stubborn, deep seated blaze in a row of stores in the Bronx early Saturday.Fierce five-alarm fire rips through Bronx strip mall

scorched window Woman killed in flat fire named

Firefighters' protestUnion rally as South Yorkshire fire strike begins

Flames leap into the air from the ruptured gas main at Abercanaid'Children hit pipes' before blast

29th - 30th October 2009

Homes evacuated after explosion dies from single blow in first ever kick-boxing contest

Alcester Fire StationProtest over fire cuts proposals

New offer rejected in strike row

New offer to shift row fire crews

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service uses Bluetooth to inform public during exercise

HCMC motorcycle shop catches fire

F.D.N.Y. Battles Fourth-Alarm FireFDNY Battles Fourth-Alarm Fire

Sheikh Salam outside the wrecked flat on the top floorPrimrose Hill residents evacuated as fire wrecks their top-floor

Firefighters faced thick smoke in evacuation Fire forces families to flee homes


A raging fire at Indian Oil depot in Jaipur on Thursday.Major blaze at Jaipur IOC depot; 5 killed, 150 hurt

The CCTV building, left, next to the charred remains of the hotel tower on the right, in BeijingChina TV centre 'safe' after fire

27th - 28th October 2009

RTÉ.ie News: Fire Brigade Dublin attacks Fire services attacked in Ballymun

Warning after fire van is stolen

Fire engineLondon Fire Brigade charge for lift rescue

Craig Pillinger and the deer Muntjac deer in railings rescue

Homes evacuated after garage fire

Geoff Crossley, West Yorkshire Fire Service district manager for BradfordSafety first is the bonfire message

Fire at EglintonFears of fire risk at tyre site

25th - 26th October 2009

Dramatic fire engulfs refuse cart

Fire on North StreetOffice block is destroyed by fire

Concern over Derby city fire cover cuts

Teesside industriesFire crew cuts plan sparks anger

Click to CloseFire departments turn out for fire prevention parade

Six firefighters entered the Abbey Avenue house to rescue a 13-month-old babyBaby rescued from St Albans house fire

Serious fire under investigation in AberdeenshireSerious fire under investigation in Aberdeenshire

Fire Brigades Union Cleveland Fire Crews Hit Out at Cuts in One of the Highest Industrial Risk

Fire sceneHouse fire in Bradford woman dies in hospital

True cost of hoax calls and firestarting revealedTrue cost of Scottish hoax calls and firestarting revealed

23rd - 24th October 2009

Junior firefighters on paradeJunior firefighters on parade

The burning wreckage of a fishing trawler on Belfast Lough is doused by the Fisheries Reseach Vessel, Rona Five jump from blazing trawler

Firefighters try to save some of their fellow firefighters trapped inside an overturned fire truck.Several firefighters injured after two fire trucks collide in Brooklyn

Roof fire at Deal house

Police have been urged to avoid using greetings such as Police told to avoid saying 'evenin' all'

Two Fire Trucks Collide in Brooklyn, Injuring at Least 12

In this photo released by Puerto Rico's police department, a gasoline warehouse and distribution center burns in Catano, Puerto Rico, early Friday, Oct. 23, 2009. Crews struggled to contain a fire at a fuel storage facility, belonging to the Caribbean Petroleum Corp. and owned by Gulf, outside Puerto Rico's capital following an early morning explosion that knocked out windows and shook the ground in the U.S. territory. (AP Photo/Puerto Rico Police Department ) Fuel plant blaze in Puerto Rico

Three fuel tanks burn inside the gasoline warehouse and distribution center of Caribbean Petroleum Corp., owned by Gulf.Huge gasoline explosion in Puerto Rico

Flames lit up the sky during a fire Thursday night at a strip mall in Winnipeg's East Elmwood neighbourhood.Strip mall fire causes $8M damage

blackburn fireFire survivors are critically ill

Quiet night as crews strike again

FirefighterInflatabl e boats for West Yorkshire fire service

Mother and son escape house fire

Five people rescued from fire in Queensferry, Deeside

Five people rescued from fire in Queensferry, Deeside

FirefighterCrews walk out in second strike

21st - 22nd October 2009

Firefighters at the ministry in Accra, 22/10Ghana ministry fire 'was arson'

Image related to story 392107, see caption or article textDozens of firefighters tackle major blaze at former Europa hotel

Firefighters mourn death of their six colleagues, who died of suffocation when they were on a rescue operation, in Thane on Sunday. PTI

Firemen trained in lift rescue 20 years ago

Town's new £5m fire station is done deal in crash 'driving sensibly

Meeting to avert planned strike

Woman dies in cottage blazeWoman dies in Lancashire cottage blaze

Scene of the fireMan dies and family hurt in fire

Golf clubhouse destroyed by fire probe into West Wycombe fire

Bungalow fire. Pic: Krzysztof Teclaw Man in hospital after house blast

Fire Brigade Gears Up for Flood Rescue

Crews from West Yorkshire Fire Service stage the mock emergency rescue at the Yorkshire Water headquartersYorkshire Water hosts accident demonstration

19th - 20th October 2009

Fire breaks out in London tower block

Scene of Langney fireFamily of four hurt in flat fire

Worthing cafe destroyed by fire

Fight to save Warwickshire fire stations goes to Gordon Brown

Factory fireSpectacular fire at Auckland factory

Hampshire Fire and Rescue team in actionFilly foal rescued from muddy ditch by fire crew from Hampshire

Protestors gather in StratfordStudley people protest against fire station closure

Swindon Mayor David Wren with Andy Goves, the chief fire officer for Wiltshire and Swindon fire serviceFire station turns 50

Firefighter leading horseFire crews in Merseyside get livestock training

Grampian white fire engineCrews battle fire at farm

Torquay fireParents' tribute to fire children

Firefighters' protestFirefighters in South Yorkshire have begun 24 hours of strike action

Fears voiced at fire plansFirefighters hit out at plans for cuts at Didcot and Abingdon fire stations

17th -18th October 2009

Evacuation after warehouse fire

Firefighters mourn death of their six colleagues, who died of suffocation when they were on a rescue operation, in Thane on Sunday. PTI

6 firemen die in Thane blaze


Flames leap from the roof of Barkerend Mills, off Barkerend Road. Picture by reader Nigel SlackInvestigators look at cause of Barkerend blaze

15th - 16th October 2009

Union Offer in South Yorkshire Fire Dispute

EH151009_LB01_001Fire crews battle blaze at Crownhill Baptist Church

4Firefighters Battle Large Fire Near Kingston

 Animal Rescue Specialist Save Foal From River

Firefighters tackle blaze at theme park

Plumes of black smoke rise into the air over the factory.Fire crews battle second factory blaze fire at Motcombe brigades in Scotland to share services

Firefighters find dead pensioner in houseBlaze at warehouse near Chelsfield

Police cordoned off the area during the incident on Lord North Street, and closed Alan Turing Way so fire teams could access large water hydrants. 
      70 fire fighters tackle massive blaze

Woman dies in 'suspicious' blaze

Gas explosion closes road in Ferndown

The Great FireOct 1834: Burning down the House

Kirsty and Emma SchofieldHotel rescuers get bravery awards

Shift offer in fire strike battle

Scene of fireArson attack 'could have killed'

Fire enginesNumber of deaths in Welsh fires reduce

13th - 14th October 2009

SPILL 1 TS 14Road closed by acid spillage

FORRESTERS ARMS 6 SL 14Pub roof collapses after fire

Fire crews set to swap engine for a safety busFire crews set to swap engine for a safety bus

Concerns over fire strike safety

Concerns over Burtle fire route

Blaze rips through Doha souq

Two leap from flat fire in Dewsbury

Down but not out: Andrew Hempsall pledges to still carry on with plans to        re-open the Robin Hood site as a pub                                                         Picture: Steve TaylorPub blaze in Doncaster suspicious

A fire destroyed First United Church in Wetaskiwin yesterday, and reports say damage could be as high as $3 million. (JORDAN VERLAGE/Sun Media)Fire destroys church

Fire stockElderly woman escapes blaze at her home in Moss End Mews, Ramsgate

Fire chiefs discuss strike plans

Scene of the fireTyre fire in Sheffield prompts smoke warning

MP Bob Russell, Darcy the rescue dog and handler John BallMPs join fight to free rescue dog

Video: DC Flaming Firefighter Mishap - Another View

Civilian staff cover fire strike

The depot was engulfed in flamesHuge fire destroys tyre firm

Potential Merseyside fire strike is delayed

Crash sceneTwo seriously injured in accident

11th - 12th October 2009

Penhallow Hotel firePenhallow fire rescuers honoured

Cool kid: Joe receives his award from Look North presenter Amanda Harper and Phil Squire, of Radio LeedsOfficial: Joe, 12, is West Yorkshire's bravest young firefighter

London Pub destroyed in seven-hour fire

Taking a Shiny Fire Truck Away trucks made in Wyoming, MN go worldwide

New fire chief warns of tough challenges   &#8211; and  job cutsFire chief facing challenges - and job cuts

Spencer with handler Darren Booth.A nose for lifesaving

Blaze: The Chequers Inn, BressinghamHistoric south Norfolk pub gutted by fire

Paul Hancock, Cheshire’s new chief fire officerCHESHIRE has a new Chief Fire Officer

Firefighters' strike to go ahead

Fire at Heol Maes y Cerrig'Family escape' from house fire

Rapid Intervention UnitMeeting in fire crewing plan row

Residents try to save a car from the flames during a fire in Sao Paulo on SundayFire razes Sao Paulo shanty town

Tideway School on fireMany new schools lack sprinklers

Pub destroyed in seven-hour fire

Garden centre badly damaged in blaze

The Grand Hotel, BrightonBombed hotel 'like building site'

Firefighters work on the scene of the bombThe Brighton Grand Hotel Bomb 1984 workers injured in blast, fire at blacktop plant in Cumru Township

Fuel tanker fire leaves 70 dead in Nigeria

Fire at Daihatsu plant in Japan leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

Rescue dog hit by quarantine laws

Firefighters' protestFire row shift proposal rejected

'Wind powered' fire station opens

9th - 10th October 2009 on board KD Inderapura

Scene of fire in Darley AvenueMan and woman die in Manchester house fire

Teenager's arm trapped in blender

7th - 8th October 2009

Smoke (pic: Mark Haddleton) Firefighters tackle factory fire

Petition over fire station plan

Fire at schoolHomes evacuated after school fire

FedEx to upgrade MD-11s, 777Fs with new fire supression system

Search and rescue station officially opened fire engine is shipped to St Helena in South Atlantic

Station is ready for any crisisStation is ready for any crisis

EH071009_GC01_009Drake Circus evacuated as van catches fire

Two die in Johannesburg fire
Photograph by: Halden Krog Credit: The Times

Map showing high risk tower blocksMost dangerous tower blocks named

Fire at Transwaste Recycling, HullWaste plant fires 'still burning'

York gas leak and fire being treated as suspicious

FiremenShop fire spreads to rail arches

Fire crews battle tyre inferno

5th - 6th October 2009

The crashed police carPolice car crash driver cleared

Dounreay fire engineFire tender in club's loving care

The fire is still being tackled by firefightersFour fires across tyre blaze

Aerial photograph of fireTyre factory fire 'out next week'

firebanksideHull fire crews sent to 'large' yard blaze

Firefighters still fighting city blaze

3rd - 4th October 2009

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service needs YOU!V

ote of confidence for Somerset fire service

Fire at Fairfield Township Volunteer Fire Station2-Alarm Fire Ignites At Westmoreland Fire Station

Fire on ship in Southampton docks rule Pawtucket fire suspicious battle massive blaze at Wirral bookmakers + slide show

gasfireResidents returning home after gas pipeline catches fire in Marrero

Village evacuated in Jersey

Sign warning of high windsUK high winds fan North Yorkshire moorland fires

Police investigate fire at Tilgate ParadePolice investigate fire at Tilgate Parade

Cause of explosion still unknown

Fire at DaventryWorkers allowed back after fire

1st - 2nd October 2009

JOB CHANGE: Vince Macklam.Fire chief's new Wakefield role

Firefighters to strike in a week unless deal made

Coun Fabian Craig-WilsonSafety fears over fire station cuts

Burley barn gutted in blaze

Fire crew's charity car wash

Fears over future of Midhurst fire station

   School closed and exclusion zone set up around site

Atlanta firefighters arrived  just after 6 a.m. at a house on Whitefoord Avenue in Atlanta near the Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA station. Two thought trapped in Atlanta house fire found safe

 Fire crew rescues trapped bird

Fire engineFirefighters tackle gorse blaze

Cheshire rescue team fly out to quake island to help

Welsh firefighters fly out to help Indonesia earthquake victims

Lancashire team on standby to join Indonesia quake rescue

Fire station proposals on display

Fire engineFull-time station cover reviewed

Smoke from the fireToxic fire smoke health warning

Blackvein pallet fireFire hits 300 tonnes of pallets

Greyhounds killed in kennels fire

Firefighters protest over Essex changes

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service logoFire brigade is given new name

A man inspects damage in PadangUK rescue team head to Indonesia

29th - 30th September 2009

The 52-year-old fire engine restored by South Chard couple Colin and Jackie Gillard. PHOTO: Submitted50s fire engine is a sure-fire favourite with youngsters

Walter Robinson Court Man rescued in high rise blaze drama 

Fire station to host rescue team

Dorset gives St Helena a fire engine

Norfolk chief fire officer Richard Elliott has received a pay increase of almost 15pcAnger as fire chief pay goes up 15%

Kenilworth Fire StationFire station closure considered

Mill to be demolished after fire

Fire.JPG VIDEO: Residents in Halliwell evacuated following mill blaze

The scene of the fireAsbestos fears over factory fire

Car through a window in Samoa (image courtesy of Alden P. Tagarino, Wildlife Biologist)Eyewitness: Pacific tsunami

The scene of the fireTV appeal over fatal house fire

The scene this morning (Tuesday) at the thatched cottage in Foster StreetESSEX: Fire crews tackle fierce blaze at thatched cottage

27th - 28th September 2009

FireFirefighters tackle building fire

FireFire crews tackle blaze at garage

Paramedics after the rescue on Saturday. Photo: Vic Cleveley River rescue decision is defended

Rally for strike vote fire crews

fireBlaze damages cigarette factory

Firefighters at the sceneCaravans destroyed in yard fire

25th - 26th September 2009

Scrap regional call centre plan, say fire authorities

New fire boat runs aground on way to Tampa

Ouch ... surgeons get readyFirefighters have to free willy

Fire inspectors at the scene of the fire.Firefighters still at fire scene 24 hours after blaze

The fire at Hastings Cottage: Picture by Mike BeaumontHuge fire at Hastings Cottage: Police suspect arson

Politicians playing Russian Roulette with fire service

£1m centre for Derbyshire fire trainees

No injuries, evacuations from refinery fire in LA No injuries, evacuations from refinery fire in LA

Hundreds moved in Birmingham car tyre fire

Firefighters extinguish sawdust blaze after two days

Adrian Smith (left) is thanked by Paul MerrymanVictim of fire meets his rescuer

Windsor Fire StationFire control plan hurdle cleared

Findus food factoryNew life for factory after fire

Fire dispute talks in essex are postponed

Firefighters in trainingCash offer to avert fire strike
23rd - 24th September 2009

Chippenham fire hoaxer jailed

'TRAPPED IN A LIFT IS AN EMERGENCY' at Bath Place Community Venture in Leamington

Fire Rips Through Boarding House; Several Injured rescued from tower block dawn fire

Colchester Station to lose one fire crew

Firefighters in trainingFire crews to strike over shifts

Malcolm EvansOld factory to house fire museum

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service headquartersFire strike follows year-long row

Clinically obese womanRescue service's fight with obese

Fire crews' storm surge training

Aberdeen Airport fire engine at the sceneHelicopter lands after emergency

Fire crews spend hours tackling blaze at west Cumbrian farm

The fire scene at Compton Street.People rescued from fire

Firebombers have attacked two homes on a sprawling Gipton estate.Gipton: Homes hit by fire bombs Block destroyed by fire

Fire destroys city centre buildingLiberty's blaze caused more than £1m damage

Northbrook Street earlier todayElectrical fire brings town to standstill

21st - 22nd September 2009

Tragedy: A man died after his car plunged into the River Crouch in Hullbridge, yesterdayFather-of-seven dies trapped in his car after plunging into river

Scene of docks fireCrews tackle Liverpool dock warehouse fire

Fire crews at the sceneCrews tackle city building fire

Woodland fire at CarrogFire damages 10 acres of woodland

The Spotted Dog pub after the firePub roof partly collapses in fire

Watch manager Anton Phillips and steer
Young ox rescued after river swim

Firemen at Chatteris get down to the serious business of washing carsCambs firefighters raise a truly impressive £3500 with charity car Wash

-- FIRE Alert At Flats

Warning as Leeds fire yobs steal vital equipment

Seven fire engines were at the scene.Restaurant blaze ongoing

Wearside fire chief Ian BathgateAlarm bells over fire service shifts Wearside fire chief Ian Bathgate

Driver escapes with cuts after Hedsor crashFire round-up: Arson suspected in several locations

South Warwickshire fire stations threatened with closure

Fire Engulfs Village Pub

£450000 for rescue shake-up

Carehome fire Grandmother dies as fire breaks out at care home

Kenilworth Fire StationPetitions start against fire cuts

Police van at sceneProbe begins into aircraft crash

19th - 20th September 2009

Model fire engineFirefighters in North Yorkshire seek model's maker

 Piper Cherokee on fireLight aircraft fire closes runway

Map showing location of TangleyTwo dead in light aircraft crash fire kills teenage boy

DON'T BE FOOLISH: Blurton High pupils Jordan Wainwright and Kayleigh Cooper  with the fireworks   posters. Right, the pupils with Guy Volpe, crew manager at Hanley.  Picture: Steve BouldTeenagers spread firework message

Fire forces evacuation of apartment building in ChinatownFire Forces evacuation of Boston building

Tender out for new Rochdale fire station

A neighbour damps down an outbuilding as the fire rages just metres away - picture supplied by 'Minster Matters' magazineFire destroys luxury Thanet homes

Getting ready for the car wash are PCSO Jen Cornes, PCSO Amanda Bassford, PC Paul Stone, PCSO Dan Sillers and firefighters Wayne Wrigg, Dave Hillam, Andy McDonald and Chris Hodgson. (090916GS1) Forces unite to clean up with charity car wash at Wetherby Fire Station

Drive over to Potters Bar fire station to get your car washed - all in aid of charityCharity car wash at Potters Bar fire station

Fire chief, civilian injured in crash

Chaos ensued after this car crashed through an office window in Downham, narrowly missing a pregnant woman.Downham: Workers escape as car crashes through window

Michelle ThomasBoy critical after fire kills two

MOLTEN MESS: Remains of bins in Autumn Place, BurleyFire crews swamped by spate of Leeds wheelie bin blazes

Chelmsford fire crew with the exhausted bird. Picture: Essex County Fire and Rescue ServiceFire crew save exhausted swan

Central Scotland Fire and Rescue hoping to share equipment

17th - 18th September 2009

Female fire officer suffers brain injury after senseless Meltham attack

Eight fire appliances sent to fierce Liverpool building fire

Auchengeich CollieryThe tragic fire started when a fan belt at the pit overheated

A police office inspecting the sceneTwo people die in and firefighters injured in house fire

Merseyside Fire authority will axe 80 posts

Fire engine reaches Albanian base

Firefighters at the scene last nightFire damaged cinema will re-open

Cullompton sorting office fire  ALAN GRIFFITHSHomes evacuated after PO Fire

Burnt-out design and technology blockFire-damaged school remains shut

Fire crews fight overnight blaze

15th - 16th September 2009

The blaze at the Radipole Lake reserveInferno at Weymouth's RSPB Radipole Lake reserve

Lead ImageFire fighters too late to save building

Vijith Randeniya, chief fire officer West Mids Fire ServiceBlazing a trail

BIG DAY: Neil Massey and Paula Dawson and the guard-of-honour provided by Neil’s colleagues at Bury fire stationFirefighter’s 999 wedding!

Dispute leaves London area short of 50 fire engines a day

Families evacuated after fire in GrangemouthFamilies evacuated after fire in Grangemouth

Cylinder worry after school fire

Exmouth firefighters lather up for charity this weekend

Fire picture by Ceri OakesWhitby farm fire treated as arson tackles Llandudno blaze

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service logoNew Fire Station Planned for Castle Donington

Yorkshire Ambulance ServiceUnder fire: Yorkshire Ambulance Service has announced plans to

Fire at university unionStudent building shut after fire

Fire in West LulworthCottage arson 'is not ruled out'

Double decker involved in the crashSix people hurt as buses collide

M6 shut for five hours after crash

Fire fighters work to extinguish a factory fire at Beenleigh.Timber factory gutted by fire

13th - 14th September 2009

Kenilworth Fire StationSeven fire stations face closure

Department of Home Affairs Member Bill Malarkey MHK, Station Officer Carl Kinvig, Watch Commander Chris Halsall and Chief Fire Officer Brian DraperBad parking 'risking fire deaths'

Third major city fire in two days

Eastender launches London Fire Safety Week

Huge farm fire rages through the nightHuge farm fire rages through the night

Pictures by Paul Walker ImagesFire on M8 sparks tailback chaos on nation's busiest road

Fireball: Eel Pie Island residents were evacuated after a blaze broke out on Saturday nightBlaze hits Eel Pie Island

Sugar Hut clubFire tears through town nightclub

St Aubin FireHomes evacuated over gorse fire

Old school is destroyed by fire

Fire crews tackle large barn fire

Old school is destroyed by fire

11th - 12th September 2009
CrashCCTV of fire engine hitting car

Sixteen injured in M60 minibus crash

Six fire engines attended the blazeBlaze at building in east Belfast

Eleven 999 workers hurt in fire

Fire crews at the scene of the major fire at the Norwich Heatrae Sadia factory next to Norwich Airport.Eleven taken to hospital after huge blaze

Overtime ban ends after Humberside fire deal

Seven Warwickshire fire stations could close

CrashEleven hurt in fire engine crash

The attacks on the twin towersFire crews mark 9/11 anniversary

9th - 10th September 2009

Reliving 9/11 Difficult But Imperative

The former Life nightclub in Occupation Road is a 20x20m building and has been completely engulfed by flamesFire at former nightclub in Corby

West Yorkshire Fire ensures its personnel and equipment are fully secure

Selby Fire Station open day will blaze a trail

Staff flee blaze at plastics firm in Bolton after fire started outside looking to return home after Clowne explosion

Arson accelerates rise in fire claim costs firefighters praised in Nottingham Street blaze


Image related to story 41364, see caption or article textInvestigation into hostel fire

Kitchen fire suppression system

Fire at L'EtacqHomes evacuated over furze fire

Fire breaks out at chemical plant

Fire engines donated to Albania

Accident at Park Road, EllandMotorcyclist and forklift truck in serious Elland collision & Rescue dedicates four new trucks

Large fire at women's bail hostel

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Q1X00238_9Sinkhole almost swallows Los Angeles firetruck

Fire on the site of the old Langley MaltingsFire at Langley Maltings factory

Firefighters at the Langley Maltings fire (Picture: Steven Leath)Fire at Langley Maltings building in Oldbury

Alan Humphries died when the bus crashed into the bookmakers on Lodge Lane.Death crash bus driver was 71 years old

Fire at industrial estate tackled

Crews tackling the blaze. Picture by Shropshire Fire and Rescue ServiceToxins fear after huge tyre blaze
Picture by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

7th - 8th September 2009

Fire engine'Suspicious' blaze destroys cars

Firecrews tackle the Smallgate blaze today. Picture by Journal reader Steve TaberBeccles restaurant building on fire

Firefighters deal with the waste cardboard blaze at the Pleasure BeachFire at Yarmouth Pleasure Beach

Burnt out cars from a fire at Norman Marshall scrapyard, Newburn Industrial EstateArson is suspected in Newburn scrapyard fire

Twiggy and Battersea fire fighters TWIGGY GETS ALL IN A LATHER FOR FIRE FIGHTERS

Smoke and flames billow from the roof of the house in this picture sent in by reader AJ Clifford-HardingExmouth home badly damaged by fire

Liz McDermott took this photo as fire gripped the Beaufort ArmsMystery surrounds huge blaze at pub

More than 40 fire fighters tackle house blazeProperty owners located after Hampshire home destroyed by fire

Simpson Road commercial unit fireFire crews fight Bletchley warehouse blaze

This memorial fireman's helmet is the garden centrepieceFirefighters' memorial unveiled

5th - 6th September 2009

Allentown fire at 132 Linden Street3-alarm fire damages Allentown manufacturing plant

    Fire destroys much of historic Clitheroe pub

Government praise for West Yorkshire Fire Service for site for new Rochdale fire station

 Fire at warehouse in Hapton

Massive shortfall in Suffolk fire cover

FIRE At Former Residential Home / INCLUDES Link To Photos

Major fire in Clitheroe town centre

Buckrose CourtTwo feared dead in fire at Malton flats
Video: Apprentice jockeys feared dead in Yorkshire flat blaze

Burned out caravan'Arson' attack destroys caravans

FirefightersFire spreads at Nottingham terraced houses

Markdale ice cream plant destroyed by fire

Photograph by Lance FennellFire at Winslow quiche factory

3rd - 4th September 2009

IN TRAINING: A firefighter sets off a petrol bomb at Darlington fire station at the launch of a foundation degree in Fire Investigation, the first of its kind in the countryDarlington Fire and Rescue Service will work at Teesside University

Man hurt in fire engine crash

Thatched house at OvingtonThatched house is damaged by fire
Picture by Essex Fire and Rescue

 Big blaze in Nottingham Street

VISITOR ATTRACTION: Firefighters Steve Haga, left, and Dane Rollo on the 1890s  Victorian fire engine alongside new appliances to be  used by County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue AuthorityThe “Nelson” Shand Mason steam fire engine served Bishop Auckland

Investigators outside the block of flats where arsonists struck11 rescued from arson attack

Fire truck strikes chopper blade at accident site

Major fire at Daventry warehouse

Fire crews continue to fight blazeFire crews continue to fight blazeSt Albans fire crews to simulate blaze emergency

Fire engine charity event in Winchester cancelled

New fire truck for North Wales

1st - 2nd September 2009 into Prestatyn train fire

Fire damage to a building after a suspected arson attack at Huddleston Grange, near South MilfordOwner of Huddleston Grange, near South Milford risks life to save horses from burning building

rying the hose – Bethany Rodgers, three, with her dad, DanFire station's last open day

£200000 bill for fire chief training

747Fahrenheit 747: World's Biggest Fire Extinguisher Douses LA County

Mini fire engines spark controversy

Terrifying ... recreation of 1666 blazeArtist recreates Great Fire in City

Family trapped by stairwell fire

Festival toilets genericLeeds festival-goer 'wedged' in toilet

Burnt out shell of one of the ambulancesPatients moved in hospital fire

FireboatFirefight boat in Devon stranded on rocks

Emergency crews at Meadowbank, St PeterFire breaks out near battle shed

Disused factory fire started deliberately

Fire engineChurch hall fire in Glasgow 'was deliberate'

In pictures: California inferno

A Leeds man, holidaying at Filey, had to be winched up the cliffs near the town's Coble Landing by an RAF Sea King rescue helicopter after suffering a leg injury. Leeds man winched to safety from cliffs

31st August 2009 firefighters die in Station Fire, which grows to 45500 acres

No fire engine was needed by firefighters tackling the balcony fire in Broadwater Street WestNo engine needed as fire fighters run to the rescue in Broadwater

Lack of firefighters puting lives at risk

Farm damaged in 'suspicious' fire

Firefighters tackle the fire in Goodmayes Road. Residents traced following fire

Kennet PlacePolice probe double fire death

In pictures: Firefighter stamps

Essex firefighters holding one of the new stamp designsStamps mark firefighter bravery

Farm damaged in 'suspicious' fire

Evacuations in Harrogate building collapse

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