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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Blaze

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Stardust families call on Secretary General to resign
The families also are aggrieved with the Tánaiste over a meeting they had with him.
More than 30 killed in 'criminal' fire in Ukraine
It was reported earlier that 38 people were killed, it’s now been revised down to 31.
More than 4,000 pigs die in fire at farm in Northern Ireland
Police are investigating the cause of the blaze.
Woman (50s) dies in house fire in Clare
She is understood to have been alone in the house at the time.
63-year-old man dies in Galway house fire
His brother, who was also in the house at the time, escaped without serious injury.
78-year-old woman killed in Mayo house fire
Gardaí said they are now investigating the circumstances of the blaze.
Two killed in fire at Co Galway flats complex
A man aged 38 and second person who has not yet been identified were killed in the overnight blaze in Gort, Co Galway.
Man's body found in fire at Louth coffin makers
The fire broke out at the coffin makers in Ardee last night.
Large blaze at coffin makers in Louth
Gardaí said there have been no reports of injuries and the incident is still ongoing.
Stardust families "beg on their knees" for government to discharge €192k costs
They have sent a solicitor’s letter to the Taoiseach but also set up a fundraising account.
Eight homes evacuated in the middle of the night after gas explosion
A fire broke out at around 4am in a quiet residential road in Baldoyle, north Dublin.
Four people hospitalised after house fire in Dublin
The blaze broke out at the house in Clondalkin in the early hours of this morning.
Stardust campaigners to give Micheál Martin new information on blaze
They said they are “hopeful” about the meeting.
Tánaiste to meet with Stardust victims' families
The families want to raise a number of issues with the Tánaiste, including the tribunals into the blaze.
Firefighter dies suddenly after putting out car fire in Armagh
The deceased was based out of Lurgan Fire Station.
Two teenage girls arrested in relation to Limerick house fire
The house was extensively damaged in the blaze on Saturday.
Two teenagers arrested after fire at house in Limerick overnight
Gardaí said the house was extensively damaged in the blaze.
It's over: Blaze at Ballymount recycling plant extinguished after five days
It has prompted a government review of the storage of toxic materials near homes.
Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed
The fire at the Oxigen recycling plant forced the main parcel depot to close yesterday as a result of heavy smoke.
Fire units to remain at Ballymount industrial estate fire for a number of days
Dublin Fire Brigade state that the fire has been brought under control.
Ballymount blaze rated a ‘Category 1′ incident by EPA
The fire at the Oxigen plant in west Dublin is still burning. It could be tomorrow before the all clear is given…
Ballymount industrial estate fire could burn for rest of weekend
Locals are being warned to keep windows and doors closed due to the toxicity of burning material.
Thirty people still missing hours after fire at home for the elderly
The fire broke out just after midnight last night local time at the large complex in Quebec in Canada.
One dead as Australian blaze razes around 50 homes
The fire follows from other devastating fires last year.
Two women in their 20s die in Donegal house fire
Emergency services were alerted to the blaze when a man who was in the house managed to escape and raise the alarm at approximately 11am.
Major blaze at Santry industrial estate brought under control
The blaze broke out close to the Omni Centre shortly before 5pm. There are no reports of any injuries.
Girl, 17, arrested over Phoenix Park murder
She is being questioned under the Criminal Justice Act in Blanchardstown garda station.
Dublin's popular Izakaya restaurant to reopen after blaze
There was an electrical fire in the basement of the building earlier this month, causing significant damage.
‘All clear’ given following blaze near Broadstone Bus Depot
Dublin City Council’s ‘Dangerous Buildings Unit’ are due to inspect the building.
Stockpiling for Halloween bonfire causes city centre flat blaze
Children lined the stairwell of the flats with more than 40 wooden pallets they collected for a bonfire.
‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’
The IFESA, local Wicklow councillors and family of the deceased firemen are asking for a full fire service to be rolled out.
Wicklow Council to be sentenced over 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.
Soaring temperatures and dry winds hamper Australia firefighting effort
The crisis is now entering its seventh day. 200 homes have been destroyed, and one life has been lost.
More than 200 homes destroyed as wildfires threaten Sydney outskirts
Officials fear increasing temperatures and strong winds expected tomorrow and on Wednesday could help spread the fires.
Over 350 evacuated from luxury Kilkenny hotel after fire alert
The fire was spotted in the hotel’s spa & sauna area at around 10am.
Fire services fight massive blaze in Coolock
The fire is still ongoing and one unit of the Dublin Fire Brigade is still at the scene.
Nine-year-old child and elderly woman die in house fire in Wexford
A man was also recovered from the scene and was taken to hospital in Dublin.
California wildfire continues to blaze - and can be seen from space
The cause has not been determined for the fire, but fire officials have expressed optimism about the situation.
Photos: Firefighters battle blaze near Yosemite National Park
The fire, which broke out almost a week ago, is still only five per cent contained.
Firefighters tackle blaze at storage factory in Waterford
Eight fire units and five garda units are at the scene at Belview Port in Waterford.