London Fire Brigade

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May 2017

26 May 2017

Thamesmead - flat fire

One woman escaped flat before Brigade arrived


Crews called to fire in hedgerow at Wimbledon Tennis Club

Building materials and hedgerow damaged by fire


Bearded dragon called Joey rescued from Mottingham house fire

The lizard was unhurt


25 May 2017

Thamesmead - fire at waste and recycling unit

Approximately three tones of rubbish stored in a concrete compartment was damaged by fire


Islington - fire at a building site

The Brigade’s 999 control officers took more than 20 calls to reports of the blaze.


24 May 2017

Dalston - fire in a shop

One man was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation by London Ambulance Service crews


Islington - burst water main

Crews used a submersible pump to remove water from a basement


Tottenham - fire at industrial unit

A single storey industrial unit with mezzanine floor was damaged by fire


23 May 2017

Wealdstone - fire at disused office block

A lift motor room on the third floor of the building was completely damaged by fire


Stratford - fire at disused building

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


Islington – flat fire

Candle warning after kid's bedroom catches fire


22 May 2017

Ilford - house fire

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


Battersea - fire at a flat

Four fire engines were at the scene


21 May 2017

Soho - fire at a restaurant

Part of the restaurant's extraction system was damaged by fire


20 May 2017

Sutton - fire at a takeaway shop

Two adults and three children were led to safety from the flat above by fire crews


Erith - shed fire

One shed was completely damaged by fire


Manor Park – sheltered accommodation fire

Two people led to safety, uninjured.


Canary Wharf - plant room fire

Six fire engines attended the scene


East Ham – house fire

Woman and child treated by London


18 May 2017

Candle safety warning after Southgate house fire

Half of the loft conversion of the terraced house was damaged by fire


Strand - fire at university building

Approximately 100 people left the building before the arrival of the Brigade.


Marylebone - building fire

The Brigade’s 999 control officers took more than 40 calls to reports of the fire


16 May 2017

Bow - maisonette fire

Part of a maisonette on the first floor was damaged by fire


Waterloo - bushes alight outside Imax cinema

The Brigade's 999 control officers took a total of 54 calls to the visible blaze


Hackney - house fire

Two people leave property before arrival of Brigade


15 May 2017

Battersea - flat fire

One woman left the property before the arrival of the Brigade.


Hackney – bonfire blaze

Fences destroyed


13 May 2017

Chessington - shed fire

One timber shed was completely damaged by fire


12 May 2017

Hounslow - house fire

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


Forest Gate - house fire

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


Mottingham - fire at row of terraced houses

Part of the roof of the houses is currently alight


Neasden - road traffic collision

Nobody was trapped in the vehicle


Stratford - fire outside cinema

Approximately 50 members of the public evacuated the cinema before the arrival of the Brigade


11 May 2017

Crews issue high rise safety reminder after Lambeth fire

Crews lead seven to safety


Hampstead - fire at office block under refurbishment

Part of the basement of the building was damaged by fire


09 May 2017

Crayford – shed fire

Women and child escape unhurt


08 May 2017

Oxford circus station – disused ventilation shaft fire

Around 400 people were evacuated before the Brigade arrived


07 May 2017

Herne Hill – flat fire

Two men treated for smoke inhalation


Greenford – rubbish fire

Shed destroyed


06 May 2017

Romford - fast food restaurant fire

Restaurant's extraction system damaged by blaze


Covent Garden - roof fire

Twelve fire engines at the scene


Southgate - house fire

Eight fire engines at the scene


05 May 2017

Smoking reminder issued after Plaistow flat blaze

35 firefighters at the scene


Tottenham - flat fire

Crews stop fire from spreading


Southwark - house fire

Crews rescue wheelchair user


04 May 2017

West Drayton - fire at a caravan park

No reports of any injuries


02 May 2017

Wimbledon - fire in storage yard behind disused dog track

Smoke from fire could be seen for miles around


Barge blaze on Grand Union Canal in Harlesden

Houseboat gutted by blaze


01 May 2017

Hackney - basement fire

Part of a service void in the lower ground level was damaged by fire


Enfield - woman sadly dies following house fire

21 firefighters and officers at the scene


Harrow - house fire

Three infants were taken to hospital for precautionary checks


April 2017

30 April 2017

Perivale - outbuilding fire

A range of wooden outbuildings were also completely damaged by the blaze


Southgate - barn blaze

Eight fire engines at the scene


Hornchurch - 20 '999' calls as range of sheds catch fire

Smoke visible across the area


Southgate house fire

One teenagers was rescued by firefighters


Hackney - maisonette fire

Woman rescued but sadly later dies in hospital


29 April 2017

Dagenham - flat fire

Two adults and two children left the flat before the arrival of the Brigade


28 April 2017

Electric heater warning after flat fire in Southwark

Keep combustible items away from electric heaters


Smoke alarm save in Wembley chip pan fire

Never leave cooking unattended warning


Isle of Dogs - fire in maisonette roof

Defective bathroom extractor fan is believed to have caused blaze


27 April 2017

Herne Hill - bakery fire

Four fire engines at the scene


Canning Town - house fire

Six fire engines called to the scene


26 April 2017

Stroud Green - fatal fire

Ten fire engines were called to the scene


Tottenham – nut roasting machine blaze

The fire is believed to be accidental


25 April 2017

Erith – rubbish fire

Huge amount of smoke in the local area


A13 Prince Regent Lane – road traffic collision

Two women trapped


Thamesmead – car park fire

Three car damaged


Edmonton – two cars in collision

Woman freed by firefighters


Willesden - garden shed fire

20 firefighters at the scene


24 April 2017

Tottenham – flat fire

Firefighters rescue woman from ground floor flat


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