London Fire Brigade

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December 2016

07 December 2016

Putney - fire in a flat

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


Regent's Canal - boat alight

A river cruiser was gutted by the blaze


06 December 2016

Croydon - man dies following flat fire

21 firefighters at the scene


05 December 2016

Islington - Burst water main

Residents evacuated from properties


Enfield - flat fire

Two people were rescued by firefighters


Stoke Newington - fire at funeral parlour

Part of a funeral parlour was damaged by fire


04 December 2016

Elderly woman rescued from Streatham Hill maisonette blaze

20 firefighters called to blaze


Fire engine involved in road traffic collision - Edmonton

The cause of the crash is under investigation


Blackheath - House fire on Shooters Hill Road

Firefighters carried out salvage operations


Flat fire - Fulham

Woman led to safety from first floor


03 December 2016

Kingston Upon Thames - house fire

Thankfully no reports of any injuries


Woman rescued from Queens Park flat fire

15 firefighters tackle blaze


Crews rescue man from Streatham house fire

Brigade issues fire safety reminders after blaze


35 firefighters tackle Coulsdon flat blaze

Balcony left badly damaged


02 December 2016

Kingston - bus fire

A double decker bus was well alight when firefighters arrived at the scene


Cafe fire - Camberwell

Crews lead two to safety


01 December 2016

Archer Street, W1 - basement fire

Part of an electrical intake room in the basement of the building was damaged by fire


Walthamstow – fatal fire

Two fire engines at the scene


November 2016

30 November 2016

Fleet Street - fire at office block under construction

Part of a rooftop dome was damaged by fire.


Fulham - flat fire

Get out, stay out, call 999


29 November 2016

Ilford – fire in a range of shops

Eighteen residents evacuated


Willesden - fire in a shipping container

One shipping container damaged by fire


28 November 2016

Croydon – house fire

Man taken to hospital


27 November 2016

Hackney - flat fire

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


Lee High Road - burst water main

The Brigade is assisting with a coach stuck in a collapsed roadway


26 November 2016

Isleworth - fire at commercial unit

A commercial unit was gutted by the blaze


Fire and explosion on Gloucester Terrace

Cigarette in a bin spreads to gas cylinder which explodes


Barnet - flat fire

A woman and a child were unable to leave their flat due to smoke after a chip pan caught alight


Southall - carbon monoxide leak

Four adults and four children left the property before the arrival of the brigade


25 November 2016

Canary Wharf - chemical incident

The incident is believed to have been caused by a mixture of cleaning products which caused a chemical reaction


24 November 2016

Sutton - flat fire

One man in an adjacent flat was given fire survival guidance over the phone by the Brigade’s control officers


23 November 2016

Stratford - fire at pumping station

Approximately 10 metres of electrical cables in a tunnel were damaged by fire


Streatham - fire in a garage

The garage of the property was gutted by the blaze


Upminster - bungalow fire

Part of the bungalow’s loft conversion and part of the roof were damaged by fire


Southgate - fire in a warehouse

Part of a single storey warehouse was damaged by fire


22 November 2016

Belsize Park - house fire

Part of the ground floor of the property was damaged by fire


Greenwich - flat fire

One woman was rescued via an internal staircase by crews wearing breathing apparatus


21 November 2016

Edgware Road - fire in a flat

Part of a flat on the seventh floor of an eight-storey building was damaged by fire


20 November 2016

Northolt - shed fire

A single storey shed was gutted by the blaze


100 firefighters tackle West Drayton Garden centre fire

No reports of any injuries


Tower Bridge Road - fire in a flat

Part of an apartment on the fifth floor of the building was damaged by fire


Ilford - fire in a flat

Three adults and four children were rescued by firefighters


19 November 2016

Osterley - house fire

Two adults and five children left the property before the arrival of the Brigade


Beckton - fire at allotment

Two allotment sheds were gutted by the fire


Stratford - disused building fire

More than 40 '999' calls to fire


18 November 2016

Kensal Rise - fatal fire

She was taken to hospital but sadly died the following day


Harrow - flat fire

Part of the first floor and the roof of the property were damaged by fire


Clerkenwell - fire at office block

Part of the basement and part of the ground floor of the building was damaged by fire


17 November 2016

Teddington - fire in a shop

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental


15 November 2016

West Norwood - flat fire

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


14 November 2016

Ilford - flat fire

Part of a flat on the third floor of the seven-storey building was damaged by fire


13 November 2016

Dagenham - fire at house converted into flats

The loft of the semi detached property was gutted by fire


11 November 2016

Kentish Town - fire in a sauna

The Brigade's 999 control officers took more than 35 calls


10 November 2016

Croydon - house fire

20 firefighters at the scene


09 November 2016

Heathrow - smell of burning on aircraft

The aircraft involved was parked at a stand and there were no passengers or crew on board


Tram derailment Croydon

Our thoughts are with the friends and families of the victims


South Harrow - house fire

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


08 November 2016

Barkingside - house fire

Sadly a man was found dead in the first floor bedroom by crews wearing breathing apparatus


Rabbit’s op goes ahead despite carbon monoxide leak

Woman taken to hospital


07 November 2016

Walthamstow - flat fire

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


Southwark - fire in a basement

More than 70 firefighters and officers attended


St John's Wood - fire in a shop

Part of a ground floor shop was damaged by fire


06 November 2016

Edgware - flat fire

Part of a flat on the fifth floor of the thirteen-storey building was damaged by fire


05 November 2016

Keston - grass fire

A pile of tree trunks and tree waste was damaged by fire


Edmonton - fire at disused recycling warehouse

About 100 tonnes of waste timber in an open yard were damaged by fire


Bexleyheath - two houses damaged by fire

Five treated for smoke inhalation


Sixty firefighters tackle West Hampstead maisonette blaze

Sixty firefighters called to scene


New Cross - fire in a flat

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


Harrow – residential garage fire

Eight people escape


Harrow - house fire

Part of the ground floor and part of the first floor of the property were damaged by fire


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