London Fire Brigade

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October 2017

23 October 2017

North Finchley – house fire

Whole of the first floor was damaged by the blaze


West Norwood – gas leak following car crashing into house

Firefighters act quickly to stop the gas leak


22 October 2017

Enfield - flat fire

Most of a four-roomed flat on the ground floor was damaged by the fire


Kensington – house fire

Firefighters rescue cat from sub basement


21 October 2017

Wood Green - flat fire

Firefighters are reminding residents about the importance of keeping internal doors closed


Colindale - flat fire

Half of a three-roomed flat on the ground floor and part of the corridor were damaged by fire


20 October 2017

Erith - flat fire

Man rescued by crews wearing breathing apparatus


Candle warning after Diwali celebrations cause flat fire

Four fire engines at the scene


Lewisham - flat fire

Ground floor damaged but no injuries


Ilford – flat fire

Smoke alarm alerts residents


19 October 2017

Warning issued after camping stove sparks Croydon house blaze

Neighbouring properties evacuated as a precaution


18 October 2017

Enfield - house fire

First floor left badly damaged


Upper Norwood - shop fire

Two men taken to hospital


East Ham - flat fire

Two room first floor flat damaged by fire


16 October 2017

Edmonton - house fire

20 firefighters at the scene


Kensington – basement flat fire

Thankfully no injuries reported


No working smoke alarms as two Romford homes hit by blaze

Roof of properties gutted by fire


Brockley – ground floor flat fire

Four fire engines at the scene


Smoke alarm reminder after Twickenham house fire

Two people taken to hospital following house blaze


15 October 2017

Southall - 70 firefighters tackle blaze in plastics storage area

Large number of wheelie bins damaged


14 October 2017

Bickley - greenhouse fire

Greenhouse and summer house gutted by blaze


Wembley - office block fire

35 firefighters at the scene


Sutton - flat fire

One woman treated for smoke inhalation


13 October 2017

Candle safety warning after Kentish Town flat fire

Two people left before the Brigade arrived


Feltham – burst water main

500 square metre area flooded to depth of half a metre


Catford - house fire

First floor of house badly damaged


12 October 2017

Tooting Bec - fire in shop yard

A timber shelter in the rear yard of the ground floor shop was damaged


Holloway – University fire

The whole of an IT server room on the ground floor is alight


11 October 2017

Enfield - flat fire

20 firefighters at the scene


10 October 2017

Wood Green - restaurant fire

A fryer on the ground floor was destroyed


09 October 2017

Edmonton – house fire

Fire believed to have been caused by laptop battery


Manor Park - restaurant fire

Half of restaurant damaged by fire


Southall - warehouse fire

Warehouse heavily smoke logged


Soho - restaurant fire

20 firefighters called to scene


08 October 2017

North Kensington – fatal fire

Man pronounced dead at the scene


Barnet – two elderly people rescued by firefighters

They were treated by London Ambulance Service


07 October 2017

Stamford Bridge - fire

There was a fire in the electrical intake room


06 October 2017

Edgware Road - restaurant fire

Restaurant extraction system believed to cause fire


Stratford - maisonette fire

Reminder about danger of fireworks after maisonette fire


05 October 2017

Wembley - house fire

Crews issue smoke alarm reminder after family escapes house fire


Shepherd's Bush - flat fire

Firefighters have issued a smoking safety reminder


Tottenham - fire in sheltered accommodation block

A woman sadly died in hospital following the fire


03 October 2017

Fitzrovia - building fire

A small part of the ground floor of the three storey building was damaged by fire


Brigade's 999 Control officers give vital survival guidance to man trapped in Shepherd's Bush house fire

One man was recued by firefighters wearing breathing apparatus


02 October 2017

Wimbledon Park - car fire

Two vehicles were damaged in the fire


Abbey Wood - shed fire

Four sheds were destroyed by fire


September 2017

30 September 2017

Slade Green - fire at derelict house and stables

The house and stables were destroyed in the blaze


Holborn - basement fire

Four fire engines attended the scene


Smoking safety reminder after fire at Tottenham flat

The fire originated in a timber vegetable planter placed outside the window of a ground floor flat


29 September 2017

Forest Gate - house fire

No injuries reported


Candle safety warning after Walworth flat fire

Don't use candles close to aerosol cans


Colindale - flat fire

One woman and four children left the flat before the arrival of the Brigade


28 September 2017

Wimbledon - flat fire

Half of a flat on the first floor was damaged by fire


Kennington - flat fire

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


Wandsworth - small fire at pumping station

Crews stop fire from impacting on local water management system


27 September 2017

Chelsea - house fire

Firefighters have issued a safety reminder after a bedside lamp is believed to have caused a fire


Water-way to end the night: Mini cab becomes stuck on River Thames slipway

A mini cab got stuck in the mud


Peckham - van fire

A transit van was destroyed in the fire


26 September 2017

Tower Hill – small explosion caused by mobile phone charger

No fire when crews arrived


Northwood - outbuilding fire

An outbuilding was destroyed in the fire


Harrow - house fire

Most of the roof of a mid-terraced house was damaged


25 September 2017

Harrow - flat fire

Firefighters are reminding people about kitchen safety after a pan overheated and caused a fire


Smoke alarm warning after family escape St John's Wood blaze

Reminder to test smoke alarms regularly and make sure cigarettes are put out properly


24 September 2017

Smoke alarm saves lives after alerting residents to corridor fire at Sutton block of flats

Eight people were rescued by firefighters using ladders


Sutton - flat fire

One man was rescued by firefighters wearing breathing apparatus


23 September 2017

Woman sadly dies in hospital following Brixton house fire

Two fire engines and around 10 firefighters called to scene


Pinner - house fire

Two people left the property before the arrival of the Brigade


22 September 2017

Upminster - bungalow fire

Part of the bungalow was damaged by fire


Roof damaged in Paddington flat fire

Roof damaged by fire


Wembley - house fire

Three adults and two children left the property before the arrival of the Brigade


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