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Dublin: 14 °C Monday 31 August, 2015


# fire - Yesterday’s News

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire

The fire occurred overnight in the Lucan area.

# fire - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Care home refused to call fire brigade following alarm as it would have cost too much

The Richmond House care home in Monkstown, south Dublin, was found to be negligent in several ways following a HIQA inspection in June.

One of Cityjet’s airplanes was in the hangar that went on fire at Dublin Airport

Flights have resumed this morning after an earlier suspension of operations.

# fire - Monday 24 August, 2015

Five-year-old boy and two adults hospitalised after fire at Dublin apartments

Sixteen people had to spend last night in a hotel as their apartments are now uninhabitable.

# fire - Friday 21 August, 2015

Pics: Woman rescued from Dublin apartment balcony after fire started in bedroom Augustin Street This post contains images

Pics: Woman rescued from Dublin apartment balcony after fire started in bedroom

The cause of the fire is not yet clear.

# fire - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Dog saves family from house fire

Four people in Belfast were rescued thanks to their barking pet.

Everybody on board the crashed Indonesian plane has died

The plane crashed on Sunday due to bad weather carrying 54 people.

# fire - Friday 14 August, 2015

Blaze at army base in Co Down engulfs cars and garages

In 2010, the Real IRA planted a bomb at the same barracks.

# fire - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Elderly woman rescued from burning building in Dublin

She has been taken to hospital.

# fire - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Fire fighters called out to same vacant house three times

The house in Santry was set on fire last night.

# fire - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Two men rescued from burning caravan in Cork

One is in a serious condition in hospital.

# fire - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Fire breaks out at one of Las Vegas’ top hotels

A number of guests were evacuated from the Cosmopolitan Hotel on the Las Vegas strip.

# fire - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Gardaí investigating attempted arson after four people escape blaze

The four residents of the house were able to escape.

# fire - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Large-scale factory blaze put out after all-night firefight

The cause of the fire has not yet been established.

# fire - Saturday 18 July, 2015

‘I just grabbed my kids and ran’: People abandon cars and flee fire on California highway Wild Fire This post contains videos

‘I just grabbed my kids and ran’: People abandon cars and flee fire on California highway

The fire spread from the mountains on to the interstate trapping literally hundreds of people amid a cauldron of smoke, flames and ash.

# fire - Friday 17 July, 2015

A large-scale wildfire is blazing just outside Athens

The fire had broke out on Mount Ymittos, and is heading towards the suburb of Ilioupolis.

# fire - Monday 13 July, 2015

A busy day: Dublin Fire Brigade battles blazes in Shankill and Rush

Firefighters responded to major blazes at either end of the county yesterday.

# fire - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Large fire near Dublin Airport brought under control M50

Large fire near Dublin Airport brought under control

Five units attended the incident.

# fire - Friday 10 July, 2015

# fire - Monday 6 July, 2015

Club ruined by fire are down to their last two footballs…

Loughglynn FC in Roscommon had their entire world burnt down at the end of June.

# fire - Friday 3 July, 2015

Firefighter rushed to hospital after breathing equipment failure

The woman was treated for smoke inhalation and has since been released from hospital.

# fire - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Girls jump from window to escape fire in their home

Nobody was injured in the incident.

# fire - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

A simple mistake can cause massive gorse fires like this

The fire brigade has been battling blazes in Howth and Killiney for the last few weeks.

# fire - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

South Sudan army raped then burned girls alive

A UN agency said warring forces have carried out horrific crimes against children including tying them together before slitting their throats.

Man sets himself alight on Japanese bullet train

Several other passengers had to be treated for smoke inhalation

# fire - Monday 29 June, 2015

Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking

Leo Varadkar has asked for a full report into the incident.

# fire - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Horrifying footage shows fire ripping through crowd at water park, injuring 500 people Taiwan This post contains videos

Horrifying footage shows fire ripping through crowd at water park, injuring 500 people

They were attending a ‘colour party’ and were covered in green and yellow powder which caught fire.

# fire - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Ireland’s Eye was badly scorched by raging gorse fires

Dublin Fire Brigade were fighting the blaze for three days last week.

# fire - Monday 22 June, 2015

UK flat fire kills two teenagers and a six-month-old baby girl

The three died in the fire in Langley Mill in Derbyshire.

Fire crews battle massive blaze at Ballymun shopping centre

That section of the building has been empty for a number of months.

# fire - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Firefighters continue to battle gorse fire on Ireland’s Eye

Two Dublin Fire Brigade crews were send out to the island today.

# fire - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Air Corps helicopter used to drop water on Ireland’s Eye gorse fire DFB

Air Corps helicopter used to drop water on Ireland’s Eye gorse fire

Dublin Fire Brigade ferried equipment to the Ireland to fight the fire.

# fire - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Person taken to hospital after fire in Dublin city apartment

It took over an hour for firefighters to bring the blaze under control.

# fire - Monday 15 June, 2015

Blaze ravages 19th century French cathedral

Firefighters are now scrambling to save some of the precious objects inside the basilica, notably the organ.

# fire - Monday 8 June, 2015

Gas cylinder worry as fire engulfs Dublin warehouse

Three units were sent to the fire which was brought under control.

# fire - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Thatched cottages on fire in Adare, Limerick

The blaze is causing traffic chaos.

# fire - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory

Fire services are tackling the fire at McHale Engineering.

# fire - Friday 29 May, 2015

A truck is on fire on the main Galway to Dublin road

The truck is stopped about 15km past Athlone.

# fire - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Elderly Base jumper died after ‘deliberately setting his parachute on fire’

A video has emerged of the stunt.

# fire - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Woman (70) dies after morning fire in inner-city Dublin

The woman was alone in the house.

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