London Fire Brigade

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July 2016

22 July 2016

Brigade to host borough training exercise on Fulham Road

London Fire Brigade and three London hospitals are taking part in a training exercise on Fulham Road from 11am today.


Earlsfield - kitchen fire

Two fire engines were called to a maisonette in Earlsfield after a blaze broke out in a kitchen on Tuesday, 19 July.


Vauxhall Bridge - boat stuck in mud

Firefighters helped tow a tour boat to safety this afternoon after it became stuck on mud close to Vauxhall Bridge.


Eltham - house fire

The fire affected a timber extension.


New Malden - fire in derelict club house

60 firefighters deal with club house blaze


Sprinklers stop fire spreading at Wandsworth waste recycling centre

A sprinkler system helped save a recycling centre on Smugglers way in Wandsworth last night.


21 July 2016

Kidbrooke - flat fire

Four fire engines at the scene


Sunlight sparks blaze in Perivale

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a fire at a residential outbuilding in Perivale last night.


Bexleyheath - house fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a house fire in Bexleyheath this morning.


Morden – house fire

Two people taken to hospital


20 July 2016

Jetty fire on banks of The Thames

Wooden beam damaged by fire


Cricklewood - shed fire

Two fire engines were called to a garden shed alight in Cricklewood last night.


19 July 2016

Billboard fire at Woolwich Arsenal station

200 people evacuated station as a precaution


Car fire in Blackwall Tunnel

Heavy traffic


18 July 2016

South Kensingston - shop fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a fire at an off license in South Kensington.


Blackfriars Bridge – taxi fire

No reports of any injuries


Camberwell - flat fire

Six fire engines and 35 firefighters and officers attended a flat fire in Camberwell yesterday afternoon.


17 July 2016

70 firefighters tackle Enfield scrap blaze

10 fire engines called to the scene


Tower Bridge – leaking oil sets off alarm

Firefighters ventilate the room


16 July 2016

Five rescued from Islington flat fire

Smoke alarm and quick thinking crews save five from Islington flat fire


15 July 2016

South Kensington - basement fire

No reports of any injuries


Firefighters issue warning after Ealing flat fire

London Fire Brigade is warning smokers to make sure their cigarettes are properly extinguished after a flat fire in Ealing.


14 July 2016

Croydon - disused warehouse fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a fire at a disused warehouse in Croydon this morning.


13 July 2016

Firefighters issue cigarette warning following Hounslow shop blaze

Firefighters are warning smokers to ensure they always properly put out their cigarettes as smoking materials are the suspected cause of a fire in Hounslow this morning,


Large fire on Battersea industrial estate

Over 100 '999' calls to blaze tackled by 100 firefighters


12 July 2016

Car and outbuilding fire - Islington

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a storage unit alight in Islington this morning.


Acton – disused shopping centre fire

Basement alight.


Kings Cross - flat fire

20 firefighters at the scene


11 July 2016

Fitzrovia rickshaw fire sparks Brigade sprinklers reminder

Fire damage limited in underground car park thanks to sprinklers


South Harrow - house fire

A woman has been rescued by firefighters after a house fire in South Harrow.


Fire at disused pub in Edgware

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a disused pub on fire in Edgware in the early hours of this morning.


10 July 2016

Restaurant fire - Soho

35 firefighters were at the scene


09 July 2016

Bin blaze spreads to block of flats

Know the plan warning as people evacuate flats


08 July 2016

Burst main in Primrose Hill causes flooding

Crews carried residents to safety


Moped fire at Shepherd's Bush petrol station

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a moped alight at a petrol station in Shepherd's Bush.


Beckenham - war memorial hit by car

Woman treated by London Ambulance Service


07 July 2016

Kilburn - flat fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a flat fire in Kilburn this afternoon.


Electrical explosion in Hackney

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to reports of an electrical explosion at a shop in Hackney.


Firefighters issue warning after Orpington house fire

Firefighters are warning people not to leave their cooking unattended after a house fire in Orpington last night.


06 July 2016

Firefighters issue warning after towels self heat inside tumble dryer

Two fire engines and 10 firefighters and officers were called to a fire at a beauty salon in Chingford.


Dog rescued from Peckham flat fire

A dog was rescued by firefighters after a fire at a block of flats in Peckham.


05 July 2016

Firefighters issue candle safety warning after house fire in Stoke Newington

Three residents left before the arrival of the Brigade


Fulham – house fire

Four fire engines attending the scene


Barons Court house fire caused by sun reflected on mirror

Firefighters issue reminder to install smoke alarms


04 July 2016

Sunlight sparks Orpington house fire

Brigade issues sunlight blaze warning


Aylesbury Estate - car fire

Car gutted in blaze


Fulham - fatal fire

Two fire engines at the scene


Beckenham – house fire

No injuries


Dagenham – house fire

Family of six escapes with no injuries


03 July 2016

Stoke Newington – fire in house under renovation

Thankfully no injuries reported


Croydon – fire in derelict building

No injuries reported


Wimbledon - burst water main on Kingston Road

Road flooded to half a metre


Pimlico - severe flat blaze

Curtain draped over bedside lamp believe to be the cause


02 July 2016

Woman rescued from West Beckton maisonette fire

Six treated by London Ambulance Service


Willesden – house fire

No injuries as fire catches hold in roof space


Harrow shop fire caused by car crashing into a shop

No reports of any injuries


01 July 2016

Camden - woman rescued from flat fire

35 firefighters at the scene


Firefighters rescue fox cub with head stuck in watering can

Rescue prompts reminder to call RSPCA first


June 2016

30 June 2016

Colindale – house fire

Firefighters tackle blaze in loft conversion


Firefighters issue warning following hair raising fire

Hair dryer left plugged in causes fire


House fire in Harrow

Four residents left before the arrival of the Brigade


29 June 2016

Feltham - flat fire

Crews prevent blaze from spreading to other flats in block


Loft fire in Stratford

Four fire engines attended the scene


Wapping - flat fire

20 firefighters at the scene


28 June 2016

Sidcup – fire in electrical substation

No injuries reported


27 June 2016

Abbey Wood – house fire

No injuries reported


26 June 2016

Paddington – restaurant fire

Around 70 people evacuated


City gym fire sparks Brigade sprinklers call

400 club goers safely evacuated


25 June 2016

Brigade issues cooking safety warning following Kingston flat fire

Firefighters rescue a man


Roof blaze in Edgware

Around 10 people left before the arrival of the Brigade


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