Case studies

Student Accommodation, Bolton

16th November 2019 Firefighters tackled a huge blaze at a university student accommodation block. Crowds of students were evacuated from The Cube in Bolton. At its height about 200 firefighters from 40 fire engines were tackling the blaze which was...

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Hotel, Bristol

19 July 2019

19th July 2019 A fire which ravaged a hotel, causing it to partially collapse on to a dual carriageway, has been put out nearly 48 hours after it...

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Warehouse, Tottenham, London

23 May 2019

23rd May 2019 Around 100 firefighters are tackling a warehouse blaze in London. There are 15 fire engines at the scene of the blaze in Garman Road, Tottenham,...

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Aerodrome, Northamptonshire

8 May 2019

8th May 2019 A large fire at an aerodrome business park caused “extensive” damage, firefighters have said. Crews have left the scene of the blaze which broke out...

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Two Fires on 18th March 2019

18 March 2019

Recycling Centre, Grantham A fire at a recycling centre involving some 20 tonnes of plastic waste has been brought under control. Toxic fumes were said to be coming...

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Industrial Building, St Leonards

9 February 2019

On February 9, firefighters from Hastings, The Ridge, Bexhill, Battle, Broad Oak, Pevensey and an Aerial Ladder Platform from Brighton were called to a fire in an industrial...

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Ocado, Hampshire

Distribution Centre, Hampshire

5 February 2019

February 5th 2019 A report on the incident highlights delays in identifying the fire and the action to shut off the sprinklers early in the fire. The distribution...

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Packaging Supplies, Wolverhampton

9 January 2019

January 9th 2019 Dozens of firefighters tackled the huge blaze, currently leaving the building ‘unsafe’. Network Packaging supplies various packaging components, from film, to corrugated to accessories. The...

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Self Storage Units, Croydon

1 January 2019

January 1st 2019 Hundreds of people lost belongings after a self-storage warehouse was destroyed in a large fire.Dozens of firefighters tackled the fire at the south London building,...

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Self Storage Units, Croydon

1 January 2019

1st January 2019 Hundreds of people lost belongings after self-storage units in Croydon were destroyed in a large fire. Dozens of firefighters tackled the fire at the south...

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Warehouse, Enfield

29 November 2018

On the 24th November 2017, twelve fire engines and 81 fire fighters and officers were called to the scene of a fire at an industrial estate in Enfield....

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