Fire service

Two men aged 66 and 19 are being questioned by police after a fire engine was stolen in Northern Ireland and crashed into
Fire brigades will be told to cut costs in an “efficiency” drive now that Theresa May has announced she will be taking over
Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire at a south London mosque, believed to be the largest
A British woman has spoken of her terror after being confronted by a wall of smoke as fire tore through a ski resort hostel
A diver had a miraculous escape after a car was cut in half on the M11 on Christmas Eve. According to the Essex Fire Service
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.
A man who climbed a tree to save a cat had to be rescued by firefighters - after getting stuck himself. Hapless Nathan Kent
After submitting freedom of information requests to every fire service in the land I discovered that arson attacks are on the increase, more firefighters are getting injured and casualties caused by house fires are rising. Incredibly, Eric Pickles, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, who has masterminded the downfall of public services across the country, has shrugged off these alarming facts. He lazily refuses to take any action to reverse the trend preferring to bury his ideologically driven head in the sand.
The gas explosion on Tuesday morning in Oldham left scenes of utter devastation. The blast, in the Shaw area of the town