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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Firemen

This year
Two men go on trial for alleged possession of €80k worth of cocaine for sale or supply
Michael Morgan (43) and John Walsh (36) appeared before Nenagh Circuit Court today.
All time
'It’s like being part of a football team': 10 months of Carraroe's first fire station
“Someone from the crew knew someone involved in nearly all of the incidents – that’s the toughest part of the job.”
This photo of a fireman rescuing police officers stuck in a lift is pure gold
Pilot ejects before marine jet crashes into California neighbourhood
Despite crashing into a housing estate and exploding, no one was injured in the incident.
Wicklow Council fined €355k over Bray firemen deaths
The local authority pleaded guilty to three charges related to the deaths of Mark O’Shaughnessy and Brian Murray who died fighting a blaze in Bray in 2007. The maximum possible fine was €3 million.
Label on Dublin Fire Brigade gear says ‘Keep Away From Fire’
Although the new sweatshirts and t-shirts are not the firefighters outer gear, it may still pose a risk, state IFESA.
Authorities find 'body of sister' of gunman who killed 2 NY firemen
Cheryl Spengler has been missing since Monday, the day that William Spengler set his home ablaze, luring firefighters to the scene where he shot two dead.
Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires
Limerick City Council’s Chief Fire Officer has condemned the violence as “shocking and disgraceful”.
Two-year-old Cian died "in his mother's arms"
The family whose home was struck by a blaze in the early hours of Sunday morning have been named.
Overtime may be axed in €1.7m Dublin Fire Brigade budget shortfall
Concerns raised over capacity of capital’s fire brigade to cope with proposed cuts to training, overtime and annual leave.