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Dublin: 12 °C Sunday 15 September, 2019

#Fire

# fire - Yesterday’s News

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire

The fire occurred this morning in Smithfield.

Cork shopping centre damaged by fire may not reopen until summer 2020

Demolition is set to begin next week at Douglas Village Shopping Centre.

# fire - Friday 13 September, 2019

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says

A total of 34 people died in the 2 September fire.

# fire - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Traders in limbo as they wait for demolition of shopping centre car park in Douglas

The fire at the Douglas Village Shopping Centre destroyed vehicles and damaged the car park beyond repair.

# fire - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Over 40 residents ordered to immediately vacate Dublin flats over fire safety concerns

If a fire started in any of the three buildings it would “spread very quickly”, the High Court was told.

# fire - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire

Authorities say they have ended their search for survivors.

# fire - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast

Nine other people who were onboard remain missing.

# fire - Monday 2 September, 2019

Plan underway to remove 50 cars which were completely destroyed in a Cork shopping centre blaze

Two levels of the multi-storey car park were engulfed in flames.

Vehicles 'completely destroyed' during fire at car park in Cork shopping centre

Nobody was injured in the fire at the building on Saturday evening.

# fire - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Large fire at Cork shopping centre brought under control overnight

The fire broke out at Douglas Shopping Centre in Cork City yesterday evening.

# fire - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Firefighters battle large blaze at Cork shopping centre

Several units from around Cork City are in attendance.

Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford

The fire was brought under control by local fire services.

# fire - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Four teens arrested over house fire in Drogheda

The fire took place in July in Rathmullen Park.

# fire - Monday 26 August, 2019

Teenager charged after 'suspicious fire' breaks out at Scottish high school

More than 80 firefighters worked through the night at Woodmill High School.

# fire - Monday 19 August, 2019

Gran Canaria: 5,000 evacuated as 'extremely fierce' wildfire sweeps holiday island

More than 600 firefighters and 14 aircraft have battled to contain the flames.

Firefighters battle 'substantial' blaze overnight at derelict building in Cork

Cork City Fire Brigade was called to the building in the Blackpool area yesterday evening.

# fire - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1

Their injuries are believed to be minor.

# fire - Monday 12 August, 2019

Gran Canaria wildfire sparks evacuation of hundreds of people

Police said they detained a man for allegedly starting the fire by using welding equipment.

# fire - Friday 9 August, 2019

Young man in critical condition after being stabbed near bonfire in Belfast

A second man was also stabbed, and two men have been arrested.

Man in his 60s dies in house fire in Kerry

The man, the sole occupant of the house, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# fire - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Fire breaks out on the seventh floor of apartment complex in Dublin city centre

It is understood the fire broke out on the balcony of a seventh floor apartment shortly before 10am this morning and spread inside.

# fire - Monday 22 July, 2019

Winds revive Portugal wildfires as over 30 people injured by the flames

Seven regions of Portugal have been on fire alert today because of the dry weather and high temperatures.

# fire - Sunday 21 July, 2019

'Something strange is going on': 1,300 firefighters battle blazes in Portugal

Authorities are looking into whether the fires were started deliberately.

# fire - Thursday 18 July, 2019

24 people killed in suspected arson attack at Japanese animation studio

Dozens of other people have been injured in the fire at the studio in the city of Kyoto.

# fire - Friday 12 July, 2019

Thousands of people told to evacuate Hawaii towns due to wildfires

People were told to seek shelter in a nearby community centre or elementary school.

# fire - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Firefighters tackle blaze at Warner Bros studios in Hertfordshire

All eight Harry Potter films were shot at the studio in Hertfordshire.

# fire - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river Down The Drain This post contains videos

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river

State officials are now worried that the runoff whiskey seeping into the Kentucky River could kill fish.

# fire - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues

The heat has already claimed several lives, including a 17-year-old harvest worker in Spain and a 72-year-old homeless man in Italy.

# fire - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Cigarette or an electrical fault 'may have caused' Notre-Dame fire

The famous cathedral caught fire in April of this year.

# fire - Friday 21 June, 2019

Huge fire breaks out at Philadelphia oil refinery

Footage showed plumes of smoke towering from the Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) refining complex.

# fire - Sunday 9 June, 2019

100 firefighters tackle massive blaze at block of flats in east London

It took fire crews over two and a half hours to extinguish the blaze that engulfed the Barking flat complex.

# fire - Friday 7 June, 2019

Gardaí issue appeal after Longford fires that caused 'extensive damage' to houses

Gardaí said at this stage in the investigation it is not believed the fires are linked.

# fire - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Dublin Fire Brigade called after donated clothes set alight outside charity shop

Last year, a number of charities advised people to drop off donations at their shops only during working hours.

# fire - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Police seeking two suspects as Derry church building destroyed in arson attack

Two men are believed to have started the blaze at Holy Family church at 10.30pm.

At least 19 students die in fire at college in India

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

# fire - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Two hospitalised and 20 evacuated from Dublin city centre flats after kitchen fire

Dublin Fire Brigade advised people to always evacuate a building when they hear a fire alarm.

# fire - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Concerns raised about fire safety issues at hotel earmarked to house asylum seekers before arson attacks

Plans to open a Direct Provision centre in Rooskey were scrapped based on legal advice.

# fire - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Gardaí had already been called to park where club changing rooms set on fire 'four or five times this year'

‘There’s been a lot of anti-social goings-on in that park and it’s not the safest park.’

# fire - Monday 22 April, 2019

'A Holy mess': Pleas for more support as Donegal locals help battle another gorse fire Wildfires This post contains videos

'A Holy mess': Pleas for more support as Donegal locals help battle another gorse fire

Donegal Fire Service and gardaí are at the scene.

# fire - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating after gorse fire destroys house in Co Donegal

The fire spread throughout the afternoon from the Annagry area into nearby Dungloe and Kincasslagh.

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