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Stop Boris Fighting Fire With Cuts

Sarah Dean | Posted 28.12.2013 | UK Politics
Sarah Dean

Last Friday morning, in the 10 minutes it took for me to get out of the shower, get dressed and head to the kitchen to make breakfast, my bathroom had been engulfed in flames. I was in a rush to leave the house and get to work. If I'd been quicker, I might not have been there when all the lights switched off in the flat.

Wildfires Strike Around Britain As Heatwave Continues

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

Devastating wildfires have ripped through parts of the country as the longest heatwave for seven years spread across Britain, with forecasters warning...

Oxford Street Flood: 100-Year-Old Burst Water Main Repaired

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

A Victorian water main which burst on Britain's busiest shopping street, causing extensive flooding, has been repaired, the water authority said. T...

Oxford Street Flooded After Water Main Bursts

Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

Authorities are investigating after a water main burst on the UK's busiest shopping street, flooding several large department stores. The pipe burs...