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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# House Fire

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# along came a spider
Man tries to kill spider, ends up burning his house down
KILL IT WITH FIRE! Except maybe don’t.
# leicester fire
A combined 132 years in jail for the men who killed the Taufiq family in arson attack
The victims were the wife and children of Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar, a Dublin-based neurosurgeon.
# ros muc
Elderly man dies in Galway house fire
Emergency services were called to the scene in Ros Muc just before midnight last night.
# Clare
Woman (50s) dies in house fire in Clare
She is understood to have been alone in the house at the time.
# sharrow
Three children, two adults die in Sheffield house fire
Two women were among the dead, the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service said.
# Toasty
Fire Brigade issues painfully obvious warning about cheese on toast
Careful now. You might end up brown bread.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday
Everyone’s been talking about an opinion poll, a judge apologising, and whether the Attorney General’s phone was tapped.
# Investigation
Woman dies in Sligo house fire
The 34-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Blaze
Two teenage girls arrested in relation to Limerick house fire
The house was extensively damaged in the blaze on Saturday.
# Westmeath border
95-year-old woman dies in Longford house fire
A post-mortem will be carried out at Midlands Regional Hospital.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
Everyone’s been talking about Pat Cox, a Donegal house fire, and the bad weather…
# Blaze
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.
# Fire
Garda taken to hospital after Dublin house fire
The garda had attempted to remove a person from a burning house in Dublin.
# Funeral
Thousands attend funeral prayers in Dublin for family killed in Leicester fire
The Dublin-based doctor told people at the service he is like a “bird without any wings” since the tragedy.
# Leicester
Another suspect to appear in court in connection with Leicester house fire
The 22-year-old man is the eighth person to be charged in connection with the fire that killed a mother and three children.
# fire deaths
Funeral of Dublin-based doctor's family takes place in Leicester
The neurosurgeon’s wife and children died tragically in a house fire in September.
# Fatal Fire
Four in court on murder charges over Leicester house fire
The family of Dublin-based neurosurgeon Muhammad Taufiq al Sattar were killed in the blaze earlier this month.
# News Fix
Here’s what happened today: Saturday
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…
# House Fire
"I deeply miss my beautiful wife and three beautiful children" - Muhammad Taufiq
Dr Muhammad Taufiq, whose family was killed in a house fire in Leicester, says that the entire community has been “very supportive”.
# Fire
Man in his 60s dies in Louth house fire
The fire broke out just before 9pm last night.
# RIP
Elderly man dies in Donegal house fire
The body of an 87-year-old man was discovered early this morning at his home in Gortahork.
# UK
House fire: Couple found guilty of manslaughter of 6 children
Mick Philpott and his wife Mairead have been found guilty
# House Fire
Man dies in house fire on Clare Island
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
Man arrested over woman's death in Cork house fire
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
Investigation after woman dies in Cork house fire
The blaze broke out at around 1.30am this morning in the Passage West area of Cork.
# Tragedy
88-year-old man killed in Waterford fire
No one else was in the house at the time and gardaí are not treating the incident as suspicious.
# House Fire
Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove
The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning but no one was injured in the incident in south Dublin.
# RIP
Funeral for Carlow house fire victim to be held Christmas Day
The 50-year-old victim was yesterday pulled from a blaze at her home by her son but did not survive.
# House Fire
Woman (50) dies after being rescued by son from blaze
The woman was pulled from the house after her son returned home to find it on fire at around 4.30am.
# House Fire
Man, 69, dies in Letterkenny house fire
The fire broke out at about 9.30pm last night at a cottage in Glenkeogh.
# Tragedy
Elderly man dies in Cork house fire
The fire occurred on the Main Street in Rathcormac early last night.
# House Fire
Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire
The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning at house near Manorhamilton.
# Attack
Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires
Limerick City Council’s Chief Fire Officer has condemned the violence as “shocking and disgraceful”.
# Dublin Fire
North Circular Road closed in both directions due to house fire
The fire was discovered at around 9am and there are no reports of any injuries at this stage.
# Derby Fire
Third man charged over the deaths of six children
The man stands accused alongside Michael and Mairead Philpott the parents of the six siblings who died in the house fire.
# House Fire
Man dies in Fermanagh house fire
The fire broke out at a house in the Clones Road area of Newtownbutler.
# House Fire
Four children and their mother die in Essex house fire
Police are investigating a suspicious house fire in Essex that left four children and their mother dead.
# Fire
Post mortems carried out on men who died in Roscommon fire
Three men’s bodies were found in a house in Roscommon town this morning.
# Fire
Elderly man dies in Dublin house fire
The fire broke out in Artane on the northside of Dublin at around 9 o’clock this morning.
# Smoke and Mirrors
Mirror + direct sunlight = house fires, warns fire service
Dorset firefighters say they tackled a bedroom fire on Monday believed to have been sparked by mirror-reflected sunlight.