London Fire Brigade

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September 2016

28 September 2016

Downham – cricket pavilion blaze

Single storey building alight


27 September 2016

Covent garden – flat fire

Sadly a man was pronounced dead at the scene


26 September 2016

Hounslow – bin storage blaze

Firefighters praised


25 September 2016

Dagenham - house fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to the scene


24 September 2016

Lambeth - flat fire

One woman was rescued from a first floor flat by crews wearing breathing apparatus


Greenwich - flat fire

Part of a flat on the ground floor of the building was damaged by fire


Wembley - electrical trunking fire

Ten people evacuated the property before the arrival of the Brigade


Tottenham - flat fire

Part of a flat on the ground floor was damaged by fire


Eltham – car bursts into flames

Brigade issues advice to drivers


23 September 2016

Bromley - bus collision

Aerial ladder platform called to scene


Romford - derelict pub fire

Part of the first floor of the pub was damaged by fire


Smoke alarm alerts neighbours to supermarket fire - Catford

Electrical intake room gutted by fire


Acton - flat fire

One woman was led to safety by crews wearing breathing apparatus


22 September 2016

Six adults and three children rescued after fire in Acton

A family were among those rescued by crews wearing breathing apparatus


‘Beauty blaze’ at student halls of residence

Crews found a hairdryer plugged in and switched on at the plug


Berkeley Square - building fire

Quick actions by crews stop fire spreading


21 September 2016

Kentish Town - flat fire

One man was rescued by firefighters wearing breathing apparatus


South Ruislip - house fire

Part of the ground floor of a terraced house was damaged by fire


20 September 2016

Cricklewood - house fire

Part of the first floor and the roof of the semi detached house were damaged by fire


17 September 2016

Whitechapel - flat fire

Part of a ground floor flat was damaged by fire


16 September 2016

Waterloo - balcony collapse

25 firefighters called to the scene


Sutton - house fire

An outbuilding was gutted by the blaze and a vehicle was damaged by fire


15 September 2016

East London dog rescued by firefighters

Friendly staffordshire bull terrier handed over to dog warden


14 September 2016

Gas leak following car crashing into house

Fifty people evacuated


13 September 2016

Fire survival guidance given during fire at Ladbroke Grove flats

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus led the three people to safety


Enfield - fire at a farm

Part of a wooden and brick barn was damaged by fire


12 September 2016

M4 crash

Man taken to hospital by air ambulance


Fire in office block - Soho

Part of the fourth floor and a plant room at roof level were damaged by fire


Enfield - house and barn fire

A detached house and a barn were completely gutted in the blaze


11 September 2016

Teddington - fire at a restaurant

Four people left the property above the restaurant before the arrival of the Brigade


Small engine fire on Thames tour boat

The fire was extinguished before the Brigade arrived


10 September 2016

Tulse Hill - flat fire

Part of a flat on the second floor of the building was damaged by fire


Enfield - fire at plant hire yard

Three mini diggers were gutted in the blaze


09 September 2016

Wallington - flat fire

Part of a flat on the second floor of the four-storey building was damaged by fire


Kennington - flat fire

Part of a flat on the second floor of the building and part of the flat’s roof were damaged by fire


Dagenham – three terraced houses affected by fire

Fire started in the garden


08 September 2016

East Ham - restaurant fire

No reports of any injuries


07 September 2016

Brixton - tower block fire

No reports of any injuries


Hither Green - flat fire

Half of a flat on the second floor of the building was damaged by fire


06 September 2016

Islington - basement fire

Six fire engines and 35 firefighters and officers were called to a fire in a basement


05 September 2016

Brixton - flat fire

A flat on the second floor of the seven-storey building was gutted by fire


Canning Town - house fire

Part of the roof of the property was damaged by fire


04 September 2016

Car in collision with tree and flats in Enfield

Driver and passenger taken to hospital


Paddington - flat fire

Part of a flat on the second floor and part of a flat on the third floor of the building were damaged by fire


03 September 2016

Romford - flat fire

Firefighters assisted two women, one man and a child to safety from a third floor flat


Apartment block under construction fire - Hounslow

8 fire engines were at the scene


02 September 2016

South Norwood - house fire

Half of the ground floor and part of the first floor of the property was damaged by fire


01 September 2016

Southfields - flat fire

Part of a flat on the first floor of the building was damaged by fire


North Finchley - flat fire

A man and a cat were rescued by firefighters


August 2016

31 August 2016

Chip pan warning after Edmonton house fire

A chip pan caught alight after it was left unattended in the early hours of this morning


Candle safety advice issued after Ladbroke Grove flat fire

Part of a flat on the second floor of the building was damaged by fire


Hounslow - grass fire

One hectare of scrubland was damaged by fire


Rainham - grass fire

About three hectares of grass and shrubbery was damaged by fire.


30 August 2016

Woodford Green - fire in a shop

Part of a storeroom in the ground floor shop was damaged by fire


Woodford Green - grass fire

Four hectares of grass and scrubland was damaged by fire


60 firefighters tackle grass fire on Tottenham Marshes

Area size of three football pitches affected


29 August 2016

Sixty firefighters tackle Charlton Industrial estate fire

No injuries


28 August 2016

Isleworth – no injuries at shop blaze

Nineteen people evacuate safely


Fire under railway arches near to Waterloo Station

No injuries


Chingford – cigarette disposal fire

Elderly woman taken to hospital


27 August 2016

Woman sadly dies after Plumstead house fire

20 firefighters called to fire in terraced property


26 August 2016

Bromley - house fire

Part of the ground floor of two terraced houses was damaged by fire


Firefighters issue candle safety advice after Hackney house fire

There were no working smoke alarms in the property


Unattended cooking warning after Penge flat fire

There were no smoke alarms fitted in the flat affected by the fire


25 August 2016

Feltham - fire at community centre

Part of the first floor of the building was damaged by fire


Chelsea - house fire

The second floor of a three-storey terraced house was gutted by fire


24 August 2016

Willesden Green - house fire

Part of the first and second floors of the property were damaged


Peckham – balcony blaze

Twelve people evacuate the property unhurt


Decking fire in Highgate caused by barbecue

Firefighters are urging people to make sure they dispose of barbecues safely


23 August 2016

Croydon – garages fire

An hour to bring under control


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