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# fire-fighters - Monday 9 July, 2018

Cork firefighters to serve strike notice to city council

Members of Cork Fire Service will strike due to the failure by Cork City Council to honour an agreement to pay monies they say are due to them.

# fire-fighters - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Firefighters tackle large forest blaze on Slieve Bloom

Roads have been closed and helicopter water drops are taking place.

# fire-fighters - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'We must remember those that were here before us': We took a tour of the Dublin Fire Brigade Museum History This post contains videos

'We must remember those that were here before us': We took a tour of the Dublin Fire Brigade Museum

The museum has operated since 1985 and contains items dating back hundreds of years.

# fire-fighters - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Call in the air support: How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones

The force now has a growing air support unit, ready to be deployed to major incidents.

# fire-fighters - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'It's a massive honour - I'm the third generation of firefighter in my family'

The latest recruits to the Dublin and Waterford Fire Brigades had their passing-out ceremony today.

# fire-fighters - Monday 10 April, 2017

Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking

Dublin Fire Brigade is asking for more thoughtful parking: “Leave space for emergency vehicles… thanks.”

# fire-fighters - Friday 3 February, 2017

# fire-fighters - Friday 1 January, 2016

Teen saved from River Shannon after heavy flooding

The incident happened on a section of the river below the Parteen Weir hydro dam.

# fire-fighters - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

PHOTOS: Thousands of firefighters battle "monster" California wildfire

13,000 people have been forced from their homes since the enormous wildfire started last week.

# fire-fighters - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Two men rescued from burning caravan in Cork

One is in a serious condition in hospital.

# fire-fighters - Monday 25 May, 2015

Close the doors at bedtime - or this could happen to your house

Dublin Fire Brigade also warned about never being too sure that a fire is out.

# fire-fighters - Monday 16 February, 2015

PHOTOS: Cork firefighters rescue horse stuck in river

The animal had been trapped for at least two days.

# fire-fighters - 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-fighters - Friday 31 October, 2014

A lot of UK firefighters are out on strike tonight

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

# fire-fighters - Friday 9 May, 2014

No blame attached as verdict delivered in Bray fire death inquest

Brian Murray and Mark O’Shaughnessy died when called to a factory fire in 2007.

# fire-fighters - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Fire destroys 1,000-year-old Tibetan town

Most of the houses were made of wood so the fire spread easily.

# fire-fighters - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

SIPTU firefighters set to ballot for industrial action

SIPTU said new proposals to cut the numbers responding to incidents will put firefighters in danger and claim lives.

# fire-fighters - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Gardaí, army and fire brigade called to fire in Louth

Luckily, nobody was injured in the blaze at Castlebellingham.

# fire-fighters - Friday 6 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# fire-fighters - Sunday 4 September, 2011

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say 9/11 This post contains videos

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say

Remembering the dead ten years on – Ground Zero’s restricted guest list, and the talking points they’ve been requested to stick to.

# fire-fighters - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Man rescued from truck hanging over New York street Oops

Man rescued from truck hanging over New York street

The salt lorry ploughed through a wall and was left dangling two storeys above the road.

# fire-fighters - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Thousands of chickens die in farm fire

Firefighters fought the blaze for several hours but were unable to save the animals.