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Dublin: 8 °C Monday 23 January, 2017

#Fire

# fire - Today’s News

Dublin primary school badly damaged in early morning fire

DFB units managed to bring the blaze under control.

# fire - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade tackled a fire in two caravans last night

There were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is still unknown.

# fire - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Mother sentenced to death for burning daughter alive because she didn't like her husband

Zeenat Bibi, 16, was doused with kerosene and set alight in June last year in Pakistan’s cultural capital Lahore.

# fire - Friday 13 January, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade to be balloted on strike action

Siptu says a lack of ambulances means firefighters are overworked and under-resourced.

# fire - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Two cars damaged in another early morning fire in Dublin city centre

Three cars and a house were damaged in a fire just minutes away yesterday morning.

# fire - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Mindless violence': Cars and house damaged by early morning fire in Dublin

A local councillor said the cars “appear to have been set alight in an act of mindless violence, just feet away from terraced houses while people slept”.

# fire - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Man in his 60s killed in Wicklow house fire

the alarm was raised at around 8.30 this morning.

# fire - Monday 9 January, 2017

Several Christmas tree fires have been put out at Killiney Hill over the past week

It’s not known yet whether the fires were started deliberately.

# fire - Friday 6 January, 2017

Temporary delays as truck went on fire on the M50

Smoke in the area affected visibility for drivers.

# fire - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Limerick women's shelter evacuated last night after bedroom blaze

Four units from the fire station were sent to Thomondgate shortly after midnight.

# fire - Monday 2 January, 2017

Woman in her 80s dies in house fire in Dublin

Emergency services were called to a house in Cabra West early this morning.

# fire - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Almost 400 homes left without power in west Dublin after ESB sub station fire

Dublin Fire Brigade worked with the ESB to make the scene safe a short time ago.

# fire - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'It’s like being part of a football team': 10 months of Carraroe's first fire station

“Someone from the crew knew someone involved in nearly all of the incidents – that’s the toughest part of the job.”

# fire - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Firefighters in Limerick were up early this morning to tackle a blaze in the city

The fire in the derelict old Woodworker Store may have been started maliciously.

# fire - Thursday 22 December, 2016

60 inmates take over part of jail in Kent

A number of fires are said to have been lit.

Gardaí don't believe car of homeless man was deliberately set on fire

A man in his 40s was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital with minor injuries.

# fire - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Traveller family launches legal action for Clare County Council to give them accommodation

They say they have been homeless since their previous accommodation was burnt down in 2015.

# fire - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Man in his 70s killed in Cork house fire

The fire is not deemed suspicious at this time.

# fire - Friday 16 December, 2016

Aerial photos show scale of massive fire that gutted Manchester mill

The fire broke out at Oldham Maple Mill.

# fire - Monday 12 December, 2016

People warned to stay indoors after fire at Arklow warehouse releases asbestos

Residents reported asbestos landing on cars in the area for hours after the fire.

# fire - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Taxi driver rescues family trapped inside a burning house at 4.30am

Derek Malone managed to get a little girl and her parents to safety.

# fire - Monday 5 December, 2016

33 confirmed dead after California warehouse fire

Authorities say they have no idea how many more bodies they may find.

# fire - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24

The search for bodies is expected to continue for at least 48 hours.

# fire - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Death toll from California party fire could reach 40

Between 50 and 100 people were believed to have been at the party when the fire started.

# fire - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Teacher and 11 schoolgirls die in dormitory fire in Turkey after emergency escape locked

The schoolgirls, from Aladag on Turkey’s southern coast, are said to be 14 or under.

# fire - Monday 28 November, 2016

Firefighters battle blaze in Cork city

No injuries have been reported.

# fire - Friday 25 November, 2016

Man taken to hospital after fire in Waterford hotel room

Firefighters are at the scene but the fire has now been extinguished.

# fire - Friday 18 November, 2016

26 people injured after man sets fire to himself inside Melbourne bank

Witness Ashley Atkin-Fone, hailed a hero after running into the bank to help, said he heard “a big blast” and children screaming.

# fire - Monday 7 November, 2016

Five-year-old boy dies after Tokyo arts festival display catches fire

The organiser of the event and the university apologised for the loss of life.

# fire - Friday 4 November, 2016

Fire breaks out at apartment block in Dublin

No casualties have been reported but an ambulance is on scene.

Gardaí investigating fire at landmark manor owned by JP McManus's brother

The fire broke out at the former Bishop’s Palace in Limerick just before 11.30pm last night.

# fire - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

'We all could have died if it was not for the bravest garda I have ever seen in my life'

A man who lost his home in the Clongriffin fire tells of the devastation at the apartment complex.

Man arrested after large fire in Dublin apartment complex

The blaze started at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# fire - Friday 28 October, 2016

Bus driver burns to death in Australia after passenger sets him on fire

Passengers were said to be “traumatised” by what happened.

# fire - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Three fire engines dealing with Howth gorse fire

The engines have been sent from Kilbarrack and North Strand stations.

# fire - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Businesses forced to hide pallets inside over fears they'll be stolen for illegal bonfires

Dublin Fire Brigade are calling on businesses to do what they can do stop dangerous bonfires.

# fire - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Go Car rental service targeted by arson attack in Dublin

The cars were set on fire last night.

# fire - Monday 17 October, 2016

Two killed and six injured after explosion at world's biggest chemical complex in Germany

Local residents have been advised to stay indoors.

Firefighters battle blazes at two abandoned pubs in Dublin

Five fire engines were called to the old Cuckoo’s Nest pub in Tallaght last night.

# fire - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Own a Galaxy Note 7? Samsung will replace it or refund you

The company has said it’s “truly sorry” about safety issues surrounding the smartphone.

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