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#Fire Brigade

# fire-brigade - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Dublin Fire Brigade is receiving a 999 call every 40 seconds

The message is to use common sense.

# fire-brigade - Monday 12 October, 2015

Priest killed in Kerry house fire RIP

Priest killed in Kerry house fire

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

# fire-brigade - Monday 5 October, 2015

Body recovered following large-scale operation after person seen in Liffey

Gardaí, the Coast Guard, Dublin Fire Brigade and the RNLI all responded.

# fire-brigade - Monday 28 September, 2015

Firefighters bring Cork city centre blaze under control

Three units of the Cork City Fire Brigade responded to the incident.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire

The fire occurred overnight in the Lucan area.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Why will lots of bonfires be lit across the country tonight?

You’re much more likely to know what it’s all about if you live in a rural area.

# fire-brigade - 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-brigade - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory

Fire services are tackling the fire at McHale Engineering.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 17 May, 2015

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

The woman was alone in the house.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Man dead, woman in serious condition after fire at Stoneybatter house

Fire crews are still at the scene.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Neighbours evacuate homes after blaze breaks out at derelict house

Gardaí are investigating the cause of the fire.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

A bank account has been set up for donations to the victims of the Newbridge fire Newbridge This post contains videos

A bank account has been set up for donations to the victims of the Newbridge fire

The massive blaze gutted a line of houses at Millfield Manor last night.

# fire-brigade - Thursday 26 March, 2015

An electric blanket sparked a fire in Dublin apartment block

Nobody was seriously injured in the fire.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Electrical fire at Mater Hospital this afternoon

There are no reports of any injuries at this stage.

# fire-brigade - Monday 9 March, 2015

Dublin firefighters still considering strike action over ambulance changes

Members of Dublin City Council met with trade union representatives today.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 14 February, 2015

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

"I thought this only happened in movies": Dublin fire fighters deliver baby at home

At 9am, she dropped her daughter to school. By 10.40, Jennifer Doyle had a new baby.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Bread factory thanks firefighters for bringing blaze under control

The Flat Bread Company caught fire yesterday evening.

# fire-brigade - Monday 5 January, 2015

More than €600,000 in fire brigade call-out charges went unpaid last year

The charges were introduced two years ago and stand at €500 for a domestic incident and €610 for a road crash.

# fire-brigade - Monday 22 December, 2014

Video: Dramatic rescue of man from Liffey in centre of Dublin city

He was taken aboard a Dublin Fire Brigade rescue boat after entering the water at around 2pm.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Dublin Fire Brigade called to BT2 after reports of smoke coming from the roof

Four units of the fire brigade attended the scene this afternoon.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 1 November, 2014

A man in his 40s has died in a house fire in Co Donegal

Gardaí are investigating.

# fire-brigade - Friday 31 October, 2014

Smoke from large fire in north Dublin close to airport flight path

Emergency services have attended dozens of incidents this evening.

A lot of UK firefighters are out on strike tonight

The strike is due to continue until 4th of November.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Attacks on emergency services 'utterly unacceptable', but protective laws won't be improved

The Justice Minister has said that current legislation is sufficient.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork

The incident occurred on the Commons Road.

# fire-brigade - Monday 15 September, 2014

Orange Hall in Donegal completely destroyed by arson attack

The fire took place in Newtowncunningham, Co Donegal on Sunday morning.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Man arrested after ambulance crew members injured in early-morning incident

They did not sustain serious injuries.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Disused Avon factory in Portarlington destroyed by massive blaze

It was previously feared that a fire at the site would require the town to be evacuated.

# fire-brigade - Monday 1 September, 2014

Fire brigade at the scene of blaze in inner-city Dublin

The fire is at a commercial building on the North Strand.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Gardaí investigate fire at derelict nursing home

Two girls were said to have been on the roof of the building, but no one was injured.

# fire-brigade - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Fire service called out to water sea lions at circus

Duffy’s Circus said it had an “unexpected problem” with the water pressure on site in Waterford.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Four fire units are fighting a blaze in Bray town Wicklow This post contains images

Four fire units are fighting a blaze in Bray town

There are no reports of any injuries.

# fire-brigade - Friday 11 April, 2014

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill

Both drivers were taken for treatment to St. James’s Hospital.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Fire Brigade issues painfully obvious warning about cheese on toast Toasty

Fire Brigade issues painfully obvious warning about cheese on toast

Careful now. You might end up brown bread.

# fire-brigade - Monday 7 April, 2014

Dublin firefighters march against ambulance service being moved to HSE

A protest against the ambulance service being transferred from Dublin Fire Brigade to the HSE took place in Dublin this evening.

# fire-brigade - Monday 27 January, 2014

Fire units to remain at Ballymount industrial estate fire for a number of days

Dublin Fire Brigade state that the fire has been brought under control.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Failed breathing apparatus forced firefighter out of apartment block blaze Exclusive

The equipment has come under scrutiny before now following previous failures.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Column: Working as a firefighter over the festive period can be hard – but it’s worth it

Our control centre handles fire and rescue calls for the whole of Leinster, so we’re always busy, but Christmas and New Year can often be when we’re needed most, writes Trevor Hunt.