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Dublin: 7 °C Saturday 27 August, 2016


# fire - Yesterday’s News

Warning over tumble dryers after London high-rise blaze

“The flat’s occupants had a terrifying ordeal.”

# fire - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Dublin fire engines repeatedly taken out of action due to staff shortages

Dublin Fire Brigade said it is working to fill existing and future vacancies.

# fire - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Cruise ship catches fire while out on the Caribbean Sea

Passengers were rescued and no major injuries have been reported.

Four hospitalised after three separate Dublin fires

The fires broke out in Raheny, Clondalkin and Donabate.

Gardaí tell walkers to avoid Bray Head and cliff walk due to fire Blaze This post contains videos

Gardaí tell walkers to avoid Bray Head and cliff walk due to fire

This is the second time in a week fire crews have had to deal with a fire on Bray Head.

# fire - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Young people throw rocks at firefighters as they attend bonfire in Limerick

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

Arson attack on Orange hall in Derry condemned

Deputy First Minister in Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness said those responsible need to be brought to justice.

# fire - Sunday 14 August, 2016

'No indication' of terrorism in Swiss train attack

A female victim and the assailant died of their injuries in yesterday’s assault in eastern Switzerland.

# fire - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Firefighters tackle blaze on Bray Head Wicklow This post contains videos

Firefighters tackle blaze on Bray Head

The fire broke out on the popular walkway last night.

# fire - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Investigation underway after fire at Derry primary school

Firefighters battled the blaze for around three hours last night.

# fire - Monday 8 August, 2016

MP warns people to not light bonfires with petrol after he suffers 30% burns in accident

Gordon Henderson said he could have died in the incident.

# fire - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Irishman 'burnt to the bone' after sleeping bag caught fire at Australian rodeo

Ciaran Carolan escaped the flames at the campsite.

# fire - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Gardaí investigating fire which threatened petrol station

No arrests have been made.

# fire - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Firefighters battling blaze at Smyths toystore in Naas

Emergency services are at the scene.

# fire - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

In photos: Cork's historic Vernon Mount House completely gutted by fire Up In Smoke This post contains images

In photos: Cork's historic Vernon Mount House completely gutted by fire

Gardaí are investigating the fire at the Douglas mansion.

# fire - Monday 25 July, 2016

Dublin gym offers refunds after arson attack

A car was driven into FLYEfit in Coolock early this morning, and the building set alight.

Gardaí are looking for witnesses after major blaze hits historic Cork mansion

Cork County Council believe the fire was probably caused by arson.

# fire - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Firefighters tackling blaze at Bray Head

No injuries have been reported.

# fire - Saturday 23 July, 2016

PHOTOS: Historic Dublin building goes up in flames twice in two days Belcamp College This post contains images

PHOTOS: Historic Dublin building goes up in flames twice in two days

An Taisce has called for urgent action to protect the 18th century house.

# fire - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Nearby houses evacuated as emergency services battle fire at school in Cork

No injuries have been reported as a result of the fire.

# fire - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Irish family "loses everything" as fire rips through Italy holiday camp

The family were left with their passports and a mobile phone.

# fire - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Woman dies in house fire in west Cork

The blaze is not believed to be suspicious.

# fire - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Heavy delays on M50 after car goes on fire

Emergency services are at the scene.

# fire - Monday 27 June, 2016

Fire engulfs wing of passenger plane after emergency landing

Dramatic footage shows plumes of black smoke billowing from the aircraft.

# fire - Friday 24 June, 2016

Warning after electric bike battery goes on fire inside house

It was charging overnight – thankfully a smoke alarm alerted the household.

# fire - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Gardaí say fire at Cork restaurant started in suspicious circumstances

Six teams from the fire brigade tackled the blaze on 8 June.

# fire - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Fire breaks out at 'Love/Hate' flats in north Dublin

Firefighters are currently battling the blaze at O’Devaney Gardens.

# fire - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Firefighters dealt with major blaze at 10 bedroom house

Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade were called to the house yesterday evening.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine

Passengers were evacuated from a train at Clongriffin station this morning on the 9.40 Drogheda to Pearse train.

# fire - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Firefighters battle industrial blaze in Dublin

The fire broke out at a timber yard in Ballyboughal earlier this evening.

17 die after massive fire at ammunition factory in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said he is “pained by the loss of lives”.

# fire - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Firefighters battle two separate blazes in north Dublin

Within the last hour, units have been called to separate fires at residential flats within close proximity to each other.

# fire - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade have had a busy day dealing with weather-related road accidents

Difficult weather conditions have seen multiple accidents happening just outside the city.

# fire - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Woman in 60s dies in Cork house fire

Foul play is not suspected.

# fire - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ireland's most dangerous homes: 'The wood of the balcony crumbled like Weetabix'

A new documentary questions the safety of homes built in the Celtic Tiger era.

# fire - Monday 9 May, 2016

Firefighters remain in hospital after explosion in Macroom

One man was released from Cork University Hospital yesterday.

# fire - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Whole neighbourhoods burned to the ground in Canadian wildfire

The fire is expected to burn for months.

Three firefighters rushed to hospital after explosion in Macroom

The incident happened on farmland early this morning.

# fire - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Massive Alberta wildfire could double in size today

Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated.

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