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# fire - Today’s News


# fire - Yesterday’s News

Homeless man to receive payout of €4,500 from €1.5 million trust fund

Declan Heffernan had asked the court to grant him the money to tide him through the “bitter winter months”.

# fire - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Man found dead after Dublin house fire

Another man was treated at the scene.

# fire - Monday 23 November, 2015

Homeless man appeals for money from his mother’s €1.5m trust fund

Declan Heffernan said he has been homeless since a fire damaged his house in January.

# fire - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Fire on North Circular Road storage unit ‘under control’

It broke out earlier this morning.

# fire - Monday 16 November, 2015

“There is hope”: This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever

Patrick Hardison was burned in a blaze in 2001.

# fire - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Youngest survivor of Carrickmines fire ‘doing okay’ one month on

The investigation into the cause of the blaze that killed 10 people – including young children – is ongoing.

# fire - Friday 6 November, 2015

Gardaí investigating death of man found in fire-damaged house

The body of a man in his 40s was discovered in the living room of the house yesterday afternoon.

Opel is recalling Zafira cars in Ireland after several caught fire

It applies to the Zafira B model built between 2005 and 2014.

# fire - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Halloween fire family ‘can’t believe’ generous crowdfunding campaign response

Big hearted benefactors have given more than €2,500 to the family who are facing homelessness

# fire - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Pakistani woman set on fire after refusing marriage proposal

The woman died of her injuries this morning.

Romanian nightclub owners arrested after fire kills 31

The weekend blaze left nearly 200 injured.

# fire - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Fire safety ‘ignored’ at Romanian nightclub where blaze killed 31 and injured almost 200

It has been described as “the worst tragedy of its kind” to hit Bucharest.

# fire - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Opel carrying out investigation after car bursts into flames outside Cork

This follows a series of incidents in the UK.

Dublin Fire Brigade says stones were thrown at members dealing with bonfire

It’s understood the fire has caused disruption to the Luas red line.

# fire - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Woman in her 80s killed in Galway house fire

The blaze broke out at around 10.15pm last night.

# fire - Monday 26 October, 2015

Tributes paid to Kerry woman (85) killed in house fire RIP

Tributes paid to Kerry woman (85) killed in house fire

The blaze broke out at around 9pm on Saturday night.

# fire - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park

It’s located at Ballyogan Road in South Dublin.

# fire - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Four-year-old released from hospital, as family’s removal service takes place

A removal service for the Connors family will be held in Balally, south Dublin, at 5pm today.

# fire - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

‘Ireland as a nation suffered a loss which is beyond words. There are no words’ RIP

‘Ireland as a nation suffered a loss which is beyond words. There are no words’

The first of the Carrickmines funerals took place in Bray today.

# fire - Monday 19 October, 2015

Person taken to hospital after Dublin house fire

Four units of the fire brigade and an ambulance attended the scene.

Large crowds expected to attend funerals of Carrickmines victims

The first of the funerals is set to take place tomorrow, and despite ‘progress’ there’s still no final deal on the halting site.

# fire - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Dublin firefighters deliver baby girl on M50

Both mother and baby are doing well.

# fire - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Spot kids carrying old tyres? Now you can report them with a simple few clicks

Halloween is coming up. If you spot any stockpiles for illegal bonfires, here’s what you can do…

# fire - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Stand-off at Rockville Drive: Still no solution after second day of talks

Residents say they weren’t consulted about plans to build an emergency halting site, and blocked a digger from entering.

# fire - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Temporary home for Carrickmines survivors “blockaded” by local residents

The temporary site for the survivors has drawn protesters to the scene.

Four-year-old remains in hospital after losing parents and siblings in fire

A 14-year-old boy was released from hospital yesterday.

# fire - Monday 12 October, 2015

Relatives of Carrickmines fire victims turned away from Dublin bar

The men had visited Ollie’s Bar looking for Sunday lunch.

“It begs the question: how serious is the government about Travellers’ rights?”

The fallout from the Carrickmines disaster, which claimed 10 lives on Saturday morning, continued this afternoon.

Priest killed in Kerry house fire RIP

Priest killed in Kerry house fire

Gearoid O’Donnachada was a retired lecturer and local historian.

# fire - Sunday 11 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 21 of Ireland’s cosiest pubs for a pint by the fire Blazin'

Flags to fly at half-mast for victims of Carrickmines fire

The blaze in the south Dublin suburb killed ten people yesterday, including five children.

# fire - Saturday 10 October, 2015

‘All of those young children were just so innocent’

Family members left homeless by the blaze are being put-up in council accommodation tonight. President Higgins has called it a “most dreadful tragedy”.

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site Carrickmines This post contains videos

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site

The fatal fire broke out at a housing unit at around 4am. The senior investigating garda has called it a “terrible tragedy”.

# fire - Monday 5 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This YouTuber is going viral for ALL the wrong reasons Fire

This YouTuber is going viral for ALL the wrong reasons

He literally burned his house down…

# fire - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Animals burn to death in Limerick barn fire

The fire broke out in a barn near Doon in the early hours of the morning.

# fire - Monday 28 September, 2015

Man tries to burn spider with a lighter… in a petrol station

The incident happened in Michigan over the weekend.

# fire - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Huge plumes of smoke billow from Dublin building as crews battle fire

Four units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are working to bring the blaze under control.

Firefighters battle massive fire at Dublin industrial estate for over two hours

The incident took place at a storage yard at the Robinhood Industrial Estate in Clondalkin.

# fire - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

20 firefighters have been battling a fishing boat fire in Dublin

The boat caught fire at the pier wall in the north Dublin suburb this morning.

# fire - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Two teenagers killed after crash starts fire, third teen in critical condition

The collision caused a fire which spread to a nearby property.

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