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Gardaí speak to several juveniles over fire which gutted Cork convent
# Skibbereen
# Skibbereen

Gardaí speak to several juveniles over fire which gutted Cork convent

Oct 9th 2020, 2:30 PM 19,116 Views 8 Comments

The fire broke out late last month.

Fire breaks out on Irish navy vessel in Cork
# LE Niamh
# LE Niamh

Fire breaks out on Irish navy vessel in Cork

Oct 3rd 2020, 4:36 PM 35,308 Views 26 Comments

The fire occurred on the LÉ Niamh.

Witness appeal as gardaí believe convent fire in Cork 'may have been started intentionally'
# Skibereen
# Skibereen

Witness appeal as gardaí believe convent fire in Cork 'may have been started intentionally'

Oct 2nd 2020, 11:16 AM 10,719 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at a former convent on the Cork Road in Skibbereen on Tuesday.

Gardaí appeal for information over fire which gutted former convent in Cork
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí appeal for information over fire which gutted former convent in Cork

Sep 30th 2020, 5:41 PM 31,438 Views 10 Comments

The fire broke out shortly before 4pm yesterday.

Thousands sleep outside after Greek refugee camp burns down
# Moria
# Moria

Thousands sleep outside after Greek refugee camp burns down

Sep 11th 2020, 12:35 PM 14,378 Views 20 Comments

Greek authorities have said the fires on Tuesday and Wednesday evening were deliberately set by some of the camp’s residents.

Thousands forced to flee after fire sweeps through Greece's largest refugee camp
# Moria
# Moria

Thousands forced to flee after fire sweeps through Greece's largest refugee camp

Sep 9th 2020, 8:21 AM 17,557 Views 11 Comments

A state of emergency is set to be declared on the island.

Up to 2,000 pigs killed in farm blaze in Co Down
# Kilkeel
# Kilkeel

Up to 2,000 pigs killed in farm blaze in Co Down

Sep 8th 2020, 10:09 AM 27,171 Views 40 Comments

The animals were housed in a shed that caught alight in Kilkeel, Co Down.

Remote towns evacuated as California battles wildfires and heatwave
# Wildfire
# Wildfire

Remote towns evacuated as California battles wildfires and heatwave

Updated Sep 7th 2020, 7:33 PM 54,889 Views 34 Comments

Firefighters working in steep terrain saved a small town from flames that roared down hillsides towards a marina.

Villages evacuated as over 100 firefighters battle wildfire in Greece's Mani peninsula
# Greece
# Greece

Villages evacuated as over 100 firefighters battle wildfire in Greece's Mani peninsula

Aug 22nd 2020, 6:30 PM 22,430 Views 3 Comments

Greece annually grapples wildfires during the dry summer season.

Body found after fire in Crumlin house
# Investigation
# Investigation

Body found after fire in Crumlin house

Aug 15th 2020, 9:01 AM 35,439 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the death.

Wildfire in California mountains was caused by malfunctioning diesel vehicle, officials say
# California
# California

Wildfire in California mountains was caused by malfunctioning diesel vehicle, officials say

Aug 4th 2020, 7:24 AM 15,590 Views 10 Comments

The blaze has consumed more than 41 square miles of dry brush and timber since it broke out.

Derailed train causes huge fire and bridge collapse in Arizona
# Phoenix
# Phoenix

Derailed train causes huge fire and bridge collapse in Arizona

Jul 29th 2020, 8:30 PM 22,960 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred in Phoenix.

Emergency services in Derry battle large fire visible across the city
# Foyle Port
# Foyle Port

Emergency services in Derry battle large fire visible across the city

Jul 29th 2020, 2:11 PM 16,882 Views 3 Comments

Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service are attending the scene.

Two children survive three-storey drop during escape from apartment fire in France
# Grenoble
# Grenoble

Two children survive three-storey drop during escape from apartment fire in France

Jul 23rd 2020, 1:07 PM 37,473 Views 23 Comments

The brothers were unharmed by the fall but might have suffered from smoke inhalation.

Man questioned as part of arson investigation into French cathedral fire
# Nantes
# Nantes

Man questioned as part of arson investigation into French cathedral fire

Jul 19th 2020, 12:59 PM 11,722 Views 4 Comments

The fire brought back memories of the devastating blaze in Notre Dame cathedral in Paris last year.

Arson inquiry launched as French firefighters battle blaze in Nantes cathedral
# SAINT PIERRE
# SAINT PIERRE

Arson inquiry launched as French firefighters battle blaze in Nantes cathedral

Jul 18th 2020, 1:19 PM 20,209 Views 17 Comments

The fire brought back memories of the devastating blaze in Notre Dame cathedral in Paris last year.

Siberian temperatures reach 38 degrees with forests going up in flames
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Siberian temperatures reach 38 degrees with forests going up in flames

Jul 16th 2020, 7:46 AM 21,070 Views 24 Comments

Some 1.15 million hectares of forest have been burnt.

Notre Dame cathedral to be rebuilt as it looked before fire last year
# France
# France

Notre Dame cathedral to be rebuilt as it looked before fire last year

Jul 10th 2020, 1:06 PM 13,278 Views 25 Comments

To stay historically accurate, it will again be built with potentially toxic lead.

'Appalling': Local TD condemns suspected arson attack in Dundalk
# Clontygora Court
# Clontygora Court

'Appalling': Local TD condemns suspected arson attack in Dundalk

Updated Jul 5th 2020, 2:45 PM 28,236 Views 6 Comments

The house, in Clontygora Court, caught fire at around 3.35am this morning.

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey
# Hendek
# Hendek

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 7,761 Views 6 Comments

Up to 200 people were inside the factory but most escaped unharmed.

Firefighters and gardaí at scene of car on fire at Carrickmines Retail Park
# Dublin
# Dublin

Firefighters and gardaí at scene of car on fire at Carrickmines Retail Park

Jun 20th 2020, 5:46 PM 80,702 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed that no injuries have been reported.

Firefighters battle gorse fire in Louth overnight
# Louth
# Louth

Firefighters battle gorse fire in Louth overnight

Jun 3rd 2020, 8:14 AM 16,125 Views 0 Comments

Onlookers were asked to disperse last night as fire crews focused on protecting homes in the area.

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire

May 23rd 2020, 4:28 PM 32,471 Views 4 Comments

The bodies of two men were discovered in a house in Drimnagh.

11 firefighters injured in explosion at hash oil factory in Los Angeles
# US
# US

11 firefighters injured in explosion at hash oil factory in Los Angeles

May 17th 2020, 12:05 PM 28,761 Views 25 Comments

The significant explosion” occurred at around 6.30pm local time on Saturday.

Firefighters battle large blaze in north Dublin with smoke visible city wide
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Firefighters battle large blaze in north Dublin with smoke visible city wide

May 16th 2020, 2:12 PM 71,867 Views 33 Comments

Four fire engines are at the scene just off the M50 at Ballymun.

No injuries as another fire at historic building in north Dublin brought under control
# Belcamp College
# Belcamp College

No injuries as another fire at historic building in north Dublin brought under control

May 5th 2020, 8:59 AM 62,195 Views 24 Comments

More than 20 firefighters from a number of stations attended the scene.

Man due in court over 2018 house fire which resulted in death of 44-year-old man
# Rathgar
# Rathgar

Man due in court over 2018 house fire which resulted in death of 44-year-old man

Apr 19th 2020, 8:53 PM 16,291 Views 0 Comments

The fire occurred at Oakland’s Terrace, Rathgar at around 3am on Tuesday 21 August 2018.

Fires put out in Chernobyl exclusion zone
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Fires put out in Chernobyl exclusion zone

Updated Apr 14th 2020, 5:10 PM 44,604 Views 33 Comments

Hundreds of firefighters have been battling several forest fires around Chernobyl for the past 10 days.

Two people hospitalised following domestic fire in Wicklow
# Bray
# Bray

Two people hospitalised following domestic fire in Wicklow

Apr 2nd 2020, 9:08 AM 23,276 Views 6 Comments

The blaze happened at a property in Bray at around 6.35pm last night.

Firefighters battle 150-acre gorse fire in Killarney National Park
# Kerry
# Kerry

Firefighters battle 150-acre gorse fire in Killarney National Park

Mar 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 36,889 Views 24 Comments

The fire took a number of hours to bring under control last night.

Firefighters rescue eight people from 'well developed fire' in Dublin apartment complex
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Firefighters rescue eight people from 'well developed fire' in Dublin apartment complex

Mar 29th 2020, 2:08 PM 41,849 Views 10 Comments

Four people were taken to hospital, three adults and one child.

Home of Ryder Cup winning captain Davis Love III burns to the ground
# Fire
From The42
# Fire

Home of Ryder Cup winning captain Davis Love III burns to the ground

Mar 27th 2020, 6:45 PM 8,345 Views 0 Comments

The 55-year-old and his family were not injured in the early morning blaze, fortunately.

Investigation underway after 20 bins set alight in Dublin overnight
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

Investigation underway after 20 bins set alight in Dublin overnight

Mar 26th 2020, 1:30 PM 71,688 Views 80 Comments

Gardaí said no injuries were reported in the incident.

Two men in their 40s and 50s found dead following house fire in Meath
# Kells
# Kells

Two men in their 40s and 50s found dead following house fire in Meath

Mar 26th 2020, 8:10 AM 42,596 Views 4 Comments

Two other occupants of the house were uninjured.

Fire breaks out near Paris train station after protests led to violence
# Gare De Lyon
# Gare De Lyon

Fire breaks out near Paris train station after protests led to violence

Feb 28th 2020, 5:59 PM 14,529 Views 11 Comments

Police on Twitter told people to avoid the area.

Whirlpool recalls more models of Hotpoint washing machines amid fire concerns
# Door Lock
# Door Lock

Whirlpool recalls more models of Hotpoint washing machines amid fire concerns

Feb 20th 2020, 2:11 PM 41,827 Views 16 Comments

An issue has been identified with the door lock system on affected models.

Gardaí investigating suspected criminal damage after fire breaks out at property in Athboy
# Meath
# Meath

Gardaí investigating suspected criminal damage after fire breaks out at property in Athboy

Feb 13th 2020, 7:45 AM 12,078 Views 1 Comment

It is understood the fire took place at the former O’Growney National School.

Firefighters rescue man by ladder as he attempts to flee burning high-rise building in LA
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Firefighters rescue man by ladder as he attempts to flee burning high-rise building in LA

Jan 30th 2020, 8:30 AM 28,044 Views 16 Comments

Seven people, including a three-month-old child, were taken to hospital after the incident.

Gardaí investigating after man (40s) dies in fire at apartment in Cavan town
# Cavan
# Cavan

Gardaí investigating after man (40s) dies in fire at apartment in Cavan town

Jan 26th 2020, 8:57 AM 16,359 Views 1 Comment

The fire broke out at an apartment off Main Street shortly before 8pm last night.

Firefighters bring large blaze at Dublin house under control
# Ballygall
# Ballygall

Firefighters bring large blaze at Dublin house under control

Updated Jan 23rd 2020, 7:28 PM 52,642 Views 8 Comments

No injuries were reported but there was extensive damage to the property.