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#Blaze

# blaze - Monday 19 October, 2015

Large crowds expected to attend funerals of Carrickmines victims
# Fire Tragedy
# Fire Tragedy

Large crowds expected to attend funerals of Carrickmines victims

Oct 19th 2015, 4:30 PM 15,142 Views 62 Comments

The first of the funerals is set to take place tomorrow, and despite ‘progress’ there’s still no final deal on the halting site.

# blaze - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Spot kids carrying old tyres? Now you can report them with a simple few clicks
# Dublin Bonfires
# Dublin Bonfires

Spot kids carrying old tyres? Now you can report them with a simple few clicks

Oct 17th 2015, 7:30 AM 13,292 Views 46 Comments

Halloween is coming up. If you spot any stockpiles for illegal bonfires, here’s what you can do…

# blaze - Saturday 10 October, 2015

'All of those young children were just so innocent'
# Tragedy At Carrickmines
# Tragedy At Carrickmines

'All of those young children were just so innocent'

Oct 10th 2015, 8:02 PM 55,893 Views 71 Comments

Family members left homeless by the blaze are being put-up in council accommodation tonight. President Higgins has called it a “most dreadful tragedy”.

# blaze - Friday 18 September, 2015

The Port Tunnel has reopened after a vehicle went on fire this morning
# Blaze
# Blaze

The Port Tunnel has reopened after a vehicle went on fire this morning

Sep 18th 2015, 7:42 AM 25,692 Views 25 Comments

The tunnel was closed since around 7am.

# blaze - Friday 11 September, 2015

Guests evacuated as fire breaks out in Limerick hotel
# Blaze
# Blaze

Guests evacuated as fire breaks out in Limerick hotel

Sep 11th 2015, 10:17 PM 24,342 Views 9 Comments

Several fire engines are currently at the scene.

# blaze - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Fire fighters tackling large blaze reported in Stillorgan
# Dublin
# Dublin

Fire fighters tackling large blaze reported in Stillorgan

Sep 10th 2015, 6:18 PM 32,214 Views 24 Comments

It is understood to be taking place in the area near Blakes.

# blaze - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Man arrested over Paris fire that killed eight people including two children
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man arrested over Paris fire that killed eight people including two children

Sep 2nd 2015, 5:00 PM 17,685 Views 3 Comments

Two died after jumping from the building to escape the flames.

# blaze - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire

Aug 30th 2015, 10:21 AM 23,959 Views 6 Comments

The fire occurred overnight in the Lucan area.

# blaze - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

One of Cityjet's airplanes was in the hangar that went on fire at Dublin Airport
# Blaze
# Blaze

One of Cityjet's airplanes was in the hangar that went on fire at Dublin Airport

Aug 26th 2015, 7:45 AM 56,316 Views 33 Comments

Flights have resumed this morning after an earlier suspension of operations.

# blaze - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Firefighters dealing with blaze near Hellfire club in the Dublin mountains
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters dealing with blaze near Hellfire club in the Dublin mountains

Aug 22nd 2015, 2:53 PM 28,384 Views 38 Comments

A call came in at around 1:55 this afternoon.

# blaze - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Fire fighters called out to same vacant house three times
# Blaze
# Blaze

Fire fighters called out to same vacant house three times

Aug 4th 2015, 9:55 PM 16,379 Views 7 Comments

The house in Santry was set on fire last night.

# blaze - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Woman killed in early morning house fire
# Belfast
# Belfast

Woman killed in early morning house fire

Aug 2nd 2015, 12:56 PM 9,753 Views 0 Comments

The blaze broke out in Lagmore, west Belfast at around 5am.

# blaze - Friday 17 July, 2015

A large-scale wildfire is blazing just outside Athens
# Greece
# Greece

A large-scale wildfire is blazing just outside Athens

Jul 17th 2015, 11:40 AM 10,818 Views 22 Comments

The fire had broke out on Mount Ymittos, and is heading towards the suburb of Ilioupolis.

# blaze - Friday 3 July, 2015

Firefighter rushed to hospital after breathing equipment failure
# Smoke
# Smoke

Firefighter rushed to hospital after breathing equipment failure

Jul 3rd 2015, 6:03 AM 17,749 Views 0 Comments

The woman was treated for smoke inhalation and has since been released from hospital.

# blaze - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

South Sudan army raped then burned girls alive
# Atrocities
# Atrocities

South Sudan army raped then burned girls alive

Jun 30th 2015, 11:00 AM 22,128 Views 45 Comments

A UN agency said warring forces have carried out horrific crimes against children including tying them together before slitting their throats.

# blaze - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Ireland's Eye was badly scorched by raging gorse fires
# Blackened Earth
# Blackened Earth

Ireland's Eye was badly scorched by raging gorse fires

Jun 25th 2015, 8:20 PM 30,750 Views 30 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade were fighting the blaze for three days last week.

# blaze - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Firefighters continue to battle gorse fire on Ireland's Eye
# Howth
# Howth

Firefighters continue to battle gorse fire on Ireland's Eye

Jun 20th 2015, 3:28 PM 17,656 Views 13 Comments

Two Dublin Fire Brigade crews were send out to the island today.

# blaze - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Person taken to hospital after fire in Dublin city apartment
# Mount Street
# Mount Street

Person taken to hospital after fire in Dublin city apartment

Jun 17th 2015, 8:02 PM 14,491 Views 1 Comment

It took over an hour for firefighters to bring the blaze under control.

# blaze - Monday 15 June, 2015

Blaze ravages 19th century French cathedral
# Nantes
# Nantes

Blaze ravages 19th century French cathedral

Jun 15th 2015, 2:08 PM 6,437 Views 10 Comments

Firefighters are now scrambling to save some of the precious objects inside the basilica, notably the organ.

# blaze - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car
# Hero
# Hero

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car

Jun 4th 2015, 9:46 AM 13,855 Views 13 Comments

Brave doesn’t cover it.

A Dublin school was set on fire - two days before the state examinations began
# Blaze
# Blaze

A Dublin school was set on fire - two days before the state examinations began

Jun 4th 2015, 8:51 AM 29,599 Views 15 Comments

Prefabs at Castleknock Community College were set ablaze in the early hours of Monday morning

# blaze - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory
# Ballinrobe
# Ballinrobe

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory

Jun 2nd 2015, 9:02 PM 32,456 Views 16 Comments

Fire services are tackling the fire at McHale Engineering.

# blaze - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

PICTURES: 50 firefighters deal with major blaze at storage unit off M50
# Blaze
# Blaze

PICTURES: 50 firefighters deal with major blaze at storage unit off M50

Apr 29th 2015, 12:44 PM 33,779 Views 27 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade are advising people in the area to take care.

# blaze - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Wicklow gorse fires: 'We don't know if the house will be there when we get home'
# Sally Gap
# Sally Gap

Wicklow gorse fires: 'We don't know if the house will be there when we get home'

Apr 28th 2015, 6:08 AM 21,629 Views 18 Comments

Brendan Beirne’s family have been evacuated from their home four times in the last six weeks.

# blaze - Sunday 26 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 32,709 Views 2 Comments

Fire crews are still at the scene.

# blaze - Monday 20 April, 2015

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours

Apr 20th 2015, 1:54 PM 11,612 Views 9 Comments

The fire was brought under control by midnight last night.

# blaze - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Neighbours evacuate homes after blaze breaks out at derelict house
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Neighbours evacuate homes after blaze breaks out at derelict house

Apr 18th 2015, 2:32 PM 6,959 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the cause of the fire.

# blaze - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Arson attack on Christian Brothers school
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Arson attack on Christian Brothers school

Apr 14th 2015, 5:17 PM 10,222 Views 19 Comments

Three portacabins were destroyed in the blaze.

# blaze - Monday 13 April, 2015

Gardaí want to know what caused the fires at Killarney National Park
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí want to know what caused the fires at Killarney National Park

Apr 13th 2015, 8:08 PM 10,895 Views 22 Comments

The fires caused significant damage to parts of the National Park.

# blaze - Saturday 11 April, 2015

WATCH: The huge fire at Killarney National Park has been put out
# Extinguished
# Extinguished

WATCH: The huge fire at Killarney National Park has been put out

Apr 11th 2015, 6:21 PM 15,584 Views 10 Comments

The rangers are now counting the cost of the blaze.

# blaze - Friday 10 April, 2015

Air Corps called into Killarney National Park as blaze continues to rage
# Ring Of Fire
# Ring Of Fire

Air Corps called into Killarney National Park as blaze continues to rage

Apr 10th 2015, 10:49 PM 22,776 Views 35 Comments

People are being asked to avoid certain parts of the park for their own safety.

# blaze - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but 'there's nothing to worry about'
# Blaze
# Blaze

A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but 'there's nothing to worry about'

Apr 7th 2015, 3:07 PM 14,397 Views 30 Comments

It is believed the vessel wasn’t carrying nuclear fuel.

# blaze - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Six sheds are all that remain after Newbridge fire
# Destruction
# Destruction

Six sheds are all that remain after Newbridge fire

Apr 4th 2015, 7:19 PM 23,512 Views 0 Comments

Six houses in the Millfield Manor Estate in Newbridge were either partially or completely gutted by the fire which started at about 4pm on Tuesday.

# blaze - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Neighbour appears in court over blaze that destroyed six homes
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Neighbour appears in court over blaze that destroyed six homes

Apr 2nd 2015, 2:21 PM 37,481 Views 0 Comments

39-year-old Daragh Ward, who has an address at a property in Millfield Manor, is charged with committing arson at a house on the road.

# blaze - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 1st 2015, 3:48 PM 36,494 Views 44 Comments

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

# blaze - Friday 27 March, 2015

Two still missing after New York apartment blaze
# East Village
# East Village

Two still missing after New York apartment blaze

Mar 27th 2015, 8:45 PM 11,449 Views 0 Comments

Two dozen people were injured in the incident.

# blaze - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Seven children - believed to be from same family - die in New York blaze
# Brooklyn
# Brooklyn

Seven children - believed to be from same family - die in New York blaze

Mar 21st 2015, 1:44 PM 31,538 Views 15 Comments

Two others are in a critical condition.

# blaze - Friday 6 March, 2015

Two people being treated for injuries after fire in Dun Laoghaire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Two people being treated for injuries after fire in Dun Laoghaire

Mar 6th 2015, 10:08 PM 21,713 Views 7 Comments

There was also a separate fire in an underground car park in Rathcoole.

# blaze - Monday 23 February, 2015

Family dog killed after Nutella jar sparks house fire
# Twickenham
# Twickenham

Family dog killed after Nutella jar sparks house fire

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:56 PM 36,286 Views 31 Comments

London Fire Brigade warn: “It’s worth checking your window ledges are clear of any glass or crystal that might lead to potentially life changing blaze.”

# blaze - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Three rescued from Westmeath house fire overnight
# Kinnegad
# Kinnegad

Three rescued from Westmeath house fire overnight

Feb 22nd 2015, 6:14 PM 17,999 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí don’t believe the fire was started in suspicious circumstances.