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#House Fire

# house-fire - Monday 3 February, 2014

Two teenage girls arrested in relation to Limerick house fire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Two teenage girls arrested in relation to Limerick house fire

Feb 3rd 2014, 8:20 AM 8,881 Views 2 Comments

The house was extensively damaged in the blaze on Saturday.

# house-fire - Thursday 23 January, 2014

95-year-old woman dies in Longford house fire
# Westmeath Border
# Westmeath Border

95-year-old woman dies in Longford house fire

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:43 AM 6,262 Views 3 Comments

A post-mortem will be carried out at Midlands Regional Hospital.

# house-fire - Friday 3 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:30 PM 31,115 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about Pat Cox, a Donegal house fire, and the bad weather…

Two women in their 20s die in Donegal house fire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Two women in their 20s die in Donegal house fire

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:28 PM 28,715 Views 13 Comments

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.

# house-fire - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Garda taken to hospital after Dublin house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Garda taken to hospital after Dublin house fire

Dec 26th 2013, 1:49 PM 27,797 Views 51 Comments

The garda had attempted to remove a person from a burning house in Dublin.

# house-fire - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Thousands attend funeral prayers in Dublin for family killed in Leicester fire
# Funeral
# Funeral

Thousands attend funeral prayers in Dublin for family killed in Leicester fire

Oct 12th 2013, 11:57 AM 11,931 Views 28 Comments

The Dublin-based doctor told people at the service he is like a “bird without any wings” since the tragedy.

# house-fire - Friday 11 October, 2013

Another suspect to appear in court in connection with Leicester house fire
# Leicester
# Leicester

Another suspect to appear in court in connection with Leicester house fire

Oct 11th 2013, 8:02 AM 3,478 Views 11 Comments

The 22-year-old man is the eighth person to be charged in connection with the fire that killed a mother and three children.

# house-fire - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Funeral of Dublin-based doctor's family takes place in Leicester
# Fire Deaths
# Fire Deaths

Funeral of Dublin-based doctor's family takes place in Leicester

Oct 10th 2013, 10:19 PM 8,498 Views 33 Comments

The neurosurgeon’s wife and children died tragically in a house fire in September.

# house-fire - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Four in court on murder charges over Leicester house fire
# Fatal Fire
# Fatal Fire

Four in court on murder charges over Leicester house fire

Sep 28th 2013, 9:10 PM 10,047 Views 9 Comments

The family of Dublin-based neurosurgeon Muhammad Taufiq al Sattar were killed in the blaze earlier this month.

# house-fire - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Saturday

Sep 14th 2013, 7:50 PM 12,092 Views 5 Comments

The Dublin-based doctor whose family was killed in a fire in England speaks for the first time, four dead in Colorado flooding and a deal on Syria. Here’s how Saturday played out…

"I deeply miss my beautiful wife and three beautiful children" - Muhammad Taufiq
# House Fire
# House Fire

"I deeply miss my beautiful wife and three beautiful children" - Muhammad Taufiq

Sep 14th 2013, 5:40 PM 15,394 Views 28 Comments

Dr Muhammad Taufiq, whose family was killed in a house fire in Leicester, says that the entire community has been “very supportive”.

# house-fire - Monday 17 June, 2013

Man in his 60s dies in Louth house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Man in his 60s dies in Louth house fire

Jun 17th 2013, 8:17 AM 4,438 Views 1 Comment

The fire broke out just before 9pm last night.

# house-fire - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Elderly man dies in Donegal house fire
# RIP
# RIP

Elderly man dies in Donegal house fire

May 26th 2013, 12:14 PM 6,237 Views 5 Comments

The body of an 87-year-old man was discovered early this morning at his home in Gortahork.

# house-fire - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

House fire: Couple found guilty of manslaughter of 6 children
# UK
# UK

House fire: Couple found guilty of manslaughter of 6 children

Apr 2nd 2013, 4:12 PM 29,349 Views 78 Comments

Mick Philpott and his wife Mairead have been found guilty

# house-fire - Monday 11 March, 2013

Man dies in house fire on Clare Island
# House Fire
# House Fire

Man dies in house fire on Clare Island

Mar 11th 2013, 5:25 PM 8,860 Views 5 Comments

The 62-year-old man was pronounced dead on the scene after the alarm was raised last night. The incident is not being treated as suspicious.

# house-fire - Monday 18 February, 2013

Man arrested over woman's death in Cork house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Man arrested over woman's death in Cork house fire

Feb 18th 2013, 7:46 AM 209,836 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s body was discovered after a fire at a house in Passage West was put out in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# house-fire - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Investigation after woman dies in Cork house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Investigation after woman dies in Cork house fire

Feb 17th 2013, 11:54 AM 24,339 Views 1 Comment

The blaze broke out at around 1.30am this morning in the Passage West area of Cork.

# house-fire - Sunday 6 January, 2013

88-year-old man killed in Waterford fire
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

88-year-old man killed in Waterford fire

Jan 6th 2013, 2:50 PM 6,400 Views 5 Comments

No one else was in the house at the time and gardaí are not treating the incident as suspicious.

# house-fire - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove
# House Fire
# House Fire

Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove

Dec 26th 2012, 1:34 PM 10,818 Views 6 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning but no one was injured in the incident in south Dublin.

# house-fire - Monday 24 December, 2012

Funeral for Carlow house fire victim to be held Christmas Day
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral for Carlow house fire victim to be held Christmas Day

Dec 24th 2012, 2:31 PM 5,765 Views 3 Comments

The 50-year-old victim was yesterday pulled from a blaze at her home by her son but did not survive.

# house-fire - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Woman (50) dies after being rescued by son from blaze
# House Fire
# House Fire

Woman (50) dies after being rescued by son from blaze

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:42 AM 10,848 Views 12 Comments

The woman was pulled from the house after her son returned home to find it on fire at around 4.30am.

# house-fire - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Man, 69, dies in Letterkenny house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Man, 69, dies in Letterkenny house fire

Dec 20th 2012, 1:00 PM 2,884 Views 1 Comment

The fire broke out at about 9.30pm last night at a cottage in Glenkeogh.

# house-fire - Monday 10 December, 2012

Elderly man dies in Cork house fire
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Elderly man dies in Cork house fire

Dec 10th 2012, 8:09 AM 4,147 Views 4 Comments

The fire occurred on the Main Street in Rathcormac early last night.

# house-fire - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire

Dec 8th 2012, 9:16 AM 8,213 Views 6 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning at house near Manorhamilton.

# house-fire - Friday 16 November, 2012

Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires
# Attack
# Attack

Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires

Nov 16th 2012, 10:47 AM 13,417 Views 72 Comments

Limerick City Council’s Chief Fire Officer has condemned the violence as “shocking and disgraceful”.

# house-fire - Monday 12 November, 2012

North Circular Road closed in both directions due to house fire
# Dublin Fire
# Dublin Fire

North Circular Road closed in both directions due to house fire

Nov 12th 2012, 9:50 AM 6,046 Views 1 Comment

The fire was discovered at around 9am and there are no reports of any injuries at this stage.

# house-fire - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Third man charged over the deaths of six children
# Derby Fire
# Derby Fire

Third man charged over the deaths of six children

Nov 6th 2012, 8:52 AM 7,494 Views 0 Comments

The man stands accused alongside Michael and Mairead Philpott the parents of the six siblings who died in the house fire.

# house-fire - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Man dies in Fermanagh house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Man dies in Fermanagh house fire

Oct 21st 2012, 10:10 AM 2,391 Views 2 Comments

The fire broke out at a house in the Clones Road area of Newtownbutler.

# house-fire - Monday 15 October, 2012

Four children and their mother die in Essex house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Four children and their mother die in Essex house fire

Oct 15th 2012, 2:55 PM 7,812 Views 12 Comments

Police are investigating a suspicious house fire in Essex that left four children and their mother dead.

# house-fire - Friday 14 September, 2012

Post mortems carried out on men who died in Roscommon fire
# Fire
# Fire

Post mortems carried out on men who died in Roscommon fire

Sep 14th 2012, 8:46 PM 6,401 Views 1 Comment

Three men’s bodies were found in a house in Roscommon town this morning.

# house-fire - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Elderly man dies in Dublin house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Elderly man dies in Dublin house fire

Aug 4th 2012, 12:33 PM 6,224 Views 3 Comments

The fire broke out in Artane on the northside of Dublin at around 9 o’clock this morning.

# house-fire - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Mirror + direct sunlight = house fires, warns fire service
# Smoke And Mirrors
# Smoke And Mirrors

Mirror + direct sunlight = house fires, warns fire service

Jul 25th 2012, 11:08 AM 9,159 Views 7 Comments

Dorset firefighters say they tackled a bedroom fire on Monday believed to have been sparked by mirror-reflected sunlight.

# house-fire - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Woman found dead after Co Donegal house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Woman found dead after Co Donegal house fire

Jul 1st 2012, 11:19 AM 3,661 Views 1 Comment

The body of a woman, 40, who lived alone at the house was discovered last night.

# house-fire - Friday 22 June, 2012

Funeral held for six children killed in house fire
# Investigation
# Investigation

Funeral held for six children killed in house fire

Jun 22nd 2012, 1:15 PM 6,645 Views 17 Comments

The children’s parents, who have been charged with their murder, did not attend the service.

# house-fire - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Parents of six children who died in house fire arrested
# Fire Deaths
# Fire Deaths

Parents of six children who died in house fire arrested

May 29th 2012, 12:27 PM 9,021 Views 0 Comments

Mick and Mairead Philpott have been arrested on suspicion of murder by police in the the English city of Derby.

# house-fire - Monday 14 May, 2012

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy
# Tragic
# Tragic

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy

May 14th 2012, 10:51 AM 2,294 Views 8 Comments

Duwayne Philpott, whose five siblings died on Friday, lost his fight for life at Birmingham Children’s Hospital overnight.

# house-fire - Saturday 12 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Edge
# Daily Edge

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 12th 2012, 7:49 PM 4,673 Views 1 Comment

In the Fix: Latest referendum poll, what’s going on in Greece, and surviving a robot uprising (video).

Tributes paid as five children who died in UK house fire are named
# House Fire
# House Fire

Tributes paid as five children who died in UK house fire are named

May 12th 2012, 3:28 PM 3,843 Views 5 Comments

Two people are being questioned after a house fire in the English east midlands killed five children, aged between five and 10, on Friday morning.

Man and daughter, 5, die in Tralee house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Man and daughter, 5, die in Tralee house fire

May 12th 2012, 8:27 AM 3,429 Views 8 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning. A woman was injured in the incident and is being treated at Kerry General Hospital.

# house-fire - Friday 20 April, 2012

Gardaí treating death of man in Kerry house fire as suspicious
# Fire
# Fire

Gardaí treating death of man in Kerry house fire as suspicious

Apr 20th 2012, 8:31 PM 3,935 Views 1 Comment

Investigations are upgraded after a post-mortem carried out on the body of a 58-year-old man who died yesterday.