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#Blaze

# blaze - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Over a third of Ireland's largest forest has been destroyed by gorse fire
# Galway
# Galway

Over a third of Ireland's largest forest has been destroyed by gorse fire

May 10th 2017, 9:57 AM 36,127 Views 52 Comments

Gardaí have asked people to avoid the Cloosh Valley area.

# blaze - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40
# Blaze
# Blaze

Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40

Mar 12th 2017, 7:00 PM 7,456 Views 6 Comments

The blaze was believed to have been set by girls protesting dire conditions they were subjected to at the shelter.

# blaze - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Woman and two young girls killed in overnight apartment fire
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Woman and two young girls killed in overnight apartment fire

Mar 8th 2017, 9:35 AM 116,372 Views 48 Comments

A woman and a young boy were also seriously injured in the blaze at a temporary housing unit.

# blaze - Friday 24 February, 2017

A woman and child were rescued after a fire broke out at a Dublin flat
# Blaze
# Blaze

A woman and child were rescued after a fire broke out at a Dublin flat

Feb 24th 2017, 10:18 AM 19,402 Views 5 Comments

The fire took place at a building on Dublin’s North Circular Road.

# blaze - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Tributes paid to three Irish people who died in UK house fire
# Essex
# Essex

Tributes paid to three Irish people who died in UK house fire

Feb 9th 2017, 2:30 PM 41,805 Views 9 Comments

A woman and two men, all aged in their 60s and 70s, died as a result of the fire.

# blaze - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown
# Blaze
# Blaze

Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown

Jan 26th 2017, 12:59 PM 14,666 Views 12 Comments

The blaze ran its course and extinguished itself last night.

# blaze - Monday 23 January, 2017

Dublin primary school badly damaged in early morning fire
# Ballinteer
# Ballinteer

Dublin primary school badly damaged in early morning fire

Jan 23rd 2017, 8:12 AM 28,131 Views 10 Comments

DFB units managed to bring the blaze under control.

# blaze - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Firefighters in Limerick were up early this morning to tackle a blaze in the city
# Fire
# Fire

Firefighters in Limerick were up early this morning to tackle a blaze in the city

Dec 25th 2016, 11:01 AM 11,929 Views 0 Comments

The fire in the derelict old Woodworker Store may have been started maliciously.

# blaze - Friday 16 December, 2016

Aerial photos show scale of massive fire that gutted Manchester mill
# ABLAZE
# ABLAZE

Aerial photos show scale of massive fire that gutted Manchester mill

Dec 16th 2016, 10:44 AM 13,509 Views 12 Comments

The fire broke out at Oldham Maple Mill.

# blaze - Monday 5 December, 2016

33 confirmed dead after California warehouse fire
# Oakland
# Oakland

33 confirmed dead after California warehouse fire

Dec 5th 2016, 7:13 AM 8,836 Views 3 Comments

Authorities say they have no idea how many more bodies they may find.

# blaze - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Three fire engines dealing with Howth gorse fire
# Dublin
# Dublin

Three fire engines dealing with Howth gorse fire

Oct 27th 2016, 10:05 PM 12,720 Views 3 Comments

The engines have been sent from Kilbarrack and North Strand stations.

# blaze - Monday 24 October, 2016

'It's completely gutted': Shock as Tipperary factory destroyed in blaze
# Nenagh
# Nenagh

'It's completely gutted': Shock as Tipperary factory destroyed in blaze

Oct 24th 2016, 2:00 PM 46,291 Views 13 Comments

The fire broke out at 7pm yesterday evening.

# blaze - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre
# Aungier Street
# Aungier Street

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre

Oct 9th 2016, 1:35 PM 39,479 Views 10 Comments

It’s believed the fire started in a stack of material that had been accumulated for Halloween. There have been no injuries.

# blaze - Monday 5 September, 2016

Hundreds evacuated from popular Spanish resort as crews battle wildfire
# Costa Blanca
# Costa Blanca

Hundreds evacuated from popular Spanish resort as crews battle wildfire

Sep 5th 2016, 3:53 PM 31,883 Views 3 Comments

Officials suspect the fire was started deliberately.

# blaze - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Minister says Oberstown is 'fit for purpose' after fire and violence at youth detention centre
# Blaze
# Blaze

Minister says Oberstown is 'fit for purpose' after fire and violence at youth detention centre

Aug 30th 2016, 1:20 PM 24,747 Views 73 Comments

A member of staff was injured during the disturbance.

# blaze - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Four hospitalised after three separate Dublin fires
# Blaze
# Blaze

Four hospitalised after three separate Dublin fires

Aug 17th 2016, 8:59 AM 18,348 Views 7 Comments

The fires broke out in Raheny, Clondalkin and Donabate.

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

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

Aug 17th 2016, 8:30 AM 14,598 Views 12 Comments

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

# blaze - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Photos: Raging wildfire engulfs California homes and film set
# Sand Fire
# Sand Fire

Photos: Raging wildfire engulfs California homes and film set

Jul 26th 2016, 8:52 AM 12,934 Views 3 Comments

The Sand Fire has turned out to be one of the worst in this region in decades.

# blaze - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 13th 2016, 8:16 AM 21,366 Views 4 Comments

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

# blaze - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 6th 2016, 1:56 PM 63,191 Views 35 Comments

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

# blaze - Monday 27 June, 2016

Fire engulfs wing of passenger plane after emergency landing
# Singapore Airlines
# Singapore Airlines

Fire engulfs wing of passenger plane after emergency landing

Jun 27th 2016, 11:50 AM 23,790 Views 13 Comments

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

# blaze - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Firefighters battle two separate blazes in north Dublin
# Ongoing Incident
# Ongoing Incident

Firefighters battle two separate blazes in north Dublin

May 26th 2016, 10:36 PM 34,716 Views 19 Comments

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

# blaze - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Whole neighbourhoods burned to the ground in Canadian wildfire
# Canada
# Canada

Whole neighbourhoods burned to the ground in Canadian wildfire

May 8th 2016, 12:57 PM 24,072 Views 15 Comments

The fire is expected to burn for months.

# blaze - Monday 25 April, 2016

200 businesses and homes left without electricity after fire in Dublin city centre
# Baggot Street
# Baggot Street

200 businesses and homes left without electricity after fire in Dublin city centre

Apr 25th 2016, 2:22 PM 26,318 Views 13 Comments

Power is not expected to return until 10pm tonight.

# blaze - Monday 18 April, 2016

Man who saved elderly woman from burning bus settles damages claim
# Hero
# Hero

Man who saved elderly woman from burning bus settles damages claim

Apr 18th 2016, 3:15 PM 35,958 Views 25 Comments

The settlement figure was not divulged in court.

# blaze - Friday 25 March, 2016

'It just caught fire and then boom': Driver tells of escape moments before car explodes
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

'It just caught fire and then boom': Driver tells of escape moments before car explodes

Mar 25th 2016, 4:42 PM 75,513 Views 61 Comments

It happened close to the Cineworld cinema on Parnell Street.

# blaze - Monday 14 March, 2016

Firefighters in Dublin tackle blaze in the west of the city
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Firefighters in Dublin tackle blaze in the west of the city

Mar 14th 2016, 9:04 PM 35,858 Views 23 Comments

A number of units are present at the scene on Kylemore Road.

Fire destroys building at Galway primary school
# Blaze
# Blaze

Fire destroys building at Galway primary school

Mar 14th 2016, 10:23 AM 23,254 Views 11 Comments

The blaze broke out yesterday evening. Gardaí are investigating the case as one of criminal damage.

# blaze - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Truck goes on fire near Dublin Port Tunnel
# Blaze
# Blaze

Truck goes on fire near Dublin Port Tunnel

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:21 PM 22,055 Views 31 Comments

It led to some delays in the area.

# blaze - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Warning after electric blanket caused this fire
# Dublin
# Dublin

Warning after electric blanket caused this fire

Feb 24th 2016, 7:19 PM 28,454 Views 20 Comments

Three fire engines attended the blaze after receiving a call at around 4pm.

# blaze - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Firefighters called to blaze at Dublin house
# Dartry
# Dartry

Firefighters called to blaze at Dublin house

Jan 3rd 2016, 2:58 PM 19,288 Views 21 Comments

Firefighters received the call at 11:19 this morning.

# blaze - Friday 1 January, 2016

"One hour, then that's it, I'm dead": Survivor recalls horror of Dubai hotel blaze
# Address Downtown
# Address Downtown

"One hour, then that's it, I'm dead": Survivor recalls horror of Dubai hotel blaze

Jan 1st 2016, 10:32 AM 39,734 Views 26 Comments

An investigation is underway into how the fire broke out.

# blaze - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

This swingers venue went on fire last night
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

This swingers venue went on fire last night

Dec 29th 2015, 2:05 PM 23,493 Views 23 Comments

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

# blaze - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Man dies in Kilkenny caravan fire
# Ferrybank
# Ferrybank

Man dies in Kilkenny caravan fire

Dec 19th 2015, 4:54 PM 12,587 Views 13 Comments

Emergency services were alerted to the blaze at around 1am this morning.

# blaze - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Gardaí investigating after fire breaks out at ATM
# Celbridge
# Celbridge

Gardaí investigating after fire breaks out at ATM

Dec 16th 2015, 11:55 AM 10,348 Views 14 Comments

The incident occurred last night.

# blaze - Sunday 6 December, 2015

A 3 goal comeback in the final 7 minutes was only the second most dramatic thing about this FA Cup game
# Blaze
From The42
# Blaze

A 3 goal comeback in the final 7 minutes was only the second most dramatic thing about this FA Cup game

Dec 6th 2015, 9:26 AM 27,916 Views 1 Comment

A pub fire blazed throughout the game at Sixfields yesterday.

# blaze - Monday 16 November, 2015

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever
# New York
# New York

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever

Nov 16th 2015, 5:53 PM 30,134 Views 19 Comments

Patrick Hardison was burned in a blaze in 2001.

# blaze - Monday 26 October, 2015

Tributes paid to Kerry woman (85) killed in house fire
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to Kerry woman (85) killed in house fire

Oct 26th 2015, 1:10 PM 22,603 Views 12 Comments

The blaze broke out at around 9pm on Saturday night.

# blaze - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park
# Carrickmines
# Carrickmines

Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park

Oct 25th 2015, 1:41 PM 23,405 Views 84 Comments

It’s located at Ballyogan Road in South Dublin.

# blaze - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Major traffic restrictions in Bray for first of Carrickmines funerals
# Fire Tragedy
# Fire Tragedy

Major traffic restrictions in Bray for first of Carrickmines funerals

Oct 20th 2015, 9:50 AM 15,195 Views 34 Comments

Large crowds are expected to attend. Here are the traffic arrangements…