London Fire Brigade

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April 2016

29 April 2016

Firefighters issue sunlight warning following flat fire in Penge

Three people led to safety


28 April 2016

West End – carbon monoxide incident

50 people evacuated from office


27 April 2016

Brigade investigates chemical smell in residential property in Wimbledon

Around 10 people evacuated


Maida Vale - fire in laundrette

Eight people escape uninjured


Brixton – shed destroyed by fire

Two gas cylinders isolated


26 April 2016

Southall - man dies following garage fire

Sadly the man died in hospital


25 April 2016

Smoke alarm reminder after 3 rescued from Thamesmead cooking fire

Two men rescued from affected flat


Carshalton - house fire

Elderly woman sadly declared dead at the sce


23 April 2016

Sunlight on mirror sparks Brook Green flat fire

Make-up mirror causes fire


Garden waste warning after Mitcham house blaze

14 people escape unhurt from homes


40 houses affected by flood in Chessington

Crews are pumping away water and sandbagging properties


22 April 2016

Hornchurch log cabin and garage fire

Six fire engines at the scene


Belvedere – fire in primary school

100 children and staff evacuated


Raynes Park flat fire prompts candle warning

Unattended candle sparks fire


Lewisham - unexploded World War Two bomb

Brigade standing by at the scene


21 April 2016

Rotherhithe – flat fire

Four fire engines at the scene


House fire in Belgravia

Four left before arrival of the Brigade


20 April 2016

Finchley - fire at house under refurbishment

35 firefighters at the scene


Hotel fire in Croydon

Firefighters rescue two women


19 April 2016

Tottenham - flat fire

Crews tackle challenging deep seated fire


Brigade issues incense burners warning following Colindale fire

Two fire engines attended the scene


18 April 2016

Fatal fire in Wandsworth

A man sadly died


Cigarette warning after Finchley house fire

Batteries disconnected in smoke alarm


200 evacuated following gas leak

Gas main ruptured at building site


17 April 2016

Carbon monoxide incident in Peckham

30 people evacuated from the scene


16 April 2016

Three rescued from Bayswater hotel fire

Around 60 firefighters called to the scene


Firefighters saved sinking houseboat at Poplar Dock Marina

Thankfully no one was injured


Lambeth – fire in office building

Smoke alarm alerts office staff to fire


15 April 2016

Southgate – fire in derelict building

Thankfully no injuries


House fire in Edgware

A man left before arrival of the Brigade


Chislehurst – blaze in bungalow

Two left before the arrival of the Brigade


13 April 2016

Barking house fire – a woman led to safety

Cooking left unattended causes fire


House fire in West Wickham

20 firefighters called to scene


Fire in office building in the City

400 evacuated before the arrival of the Brigade


Crews lead dogs to safety after Wandsworth flat fire

20 firefighters at the scene


12 April 2016

Carbon monoxide leak in Westbourne Park

Firefighters issue carbon monoxide detector reminder


Wembley – gas leak in block of flats

Two injured and 14 evacuated


11 April 2016

Camberwell – fire in block of flats

Two men taken to hospital


09 April 2016

Chingford – flat fire

Two adults and one child rescued


West Norwood maisonette fire update

Man rescued sadly later dies in hospital


08 April 2016

Fatal fire in Orpington

Sadly a woman died


House fire in Fulham

Firefighters issue chimney warning


House fire in Ickenham

No injuries reported


Thornton Heath house fire

Four fire engines at the scene


Man rescued from West Norwood maisonette fire

A man taken to hospital


Croydon – fire in block of flats

Woman and child escape uninjured


07 April 2016

Crofton Park – house fire

One man rescued


Islington fatal fire

Sadly, a man has died


06 April 2016

Seven escape house fire in Stonebridge

Firefighters remind to test smoke alarms


05 April 2016

Cornhill van fire

No reports of any injuries


04 April 2016

Hendon - flat fire

Smoke alarm alerts elderly resident


House fire in Brixton

One man treated for smoke inhalation


Homerton flat fire caused by ‘carelessly disposed cigarettes’

Firefighters rescue two men


Blaze in Bermondsey bungalow

Thankfully no injures


Two rescued from flat fire in Croydon

Smoke alarm alerted the neighbour to call the Brigade


02 April 2016

70 firefighters tackle blaze in Tottenham industrial bakery

Crews battle for over six hours to control blaze


01 April 2016

Sutton - house fire

20 firefighters at the scene


Horse rescued at Keston farm

One fire engine on the scene


Roof blaze in Edgware

Thankfully no injuries


Car on fire in Wanstead

One fire engine on the scene


March 2016

30 March 2016

Forest Gate – house fire

No smoke alarm fitted in the property


Putney – flat fire

Man treated for smoke inhalation


29 March 2016

Abbey Wood – car on fire

Thankfully no injuries


One man rescued from overturned car in Richmond

Ten firefighters on the scene


28 March 2016

Thirteen rescued from Hounslow restaurant blaze

Ten fire engines and over 70 firefighters tackle blaze


Brigade deals with over 100 Storm Katie incidents

Five children rescued from fire during storm


26 March 2016

Edmonton – waste fire

500 tonnes of waste destroyed


South Norwood – small cooking flat fire

Cooking left unattended causes fire


25 March 2016

Fire at ITV Studios

Good Morning Britain off air


24 March 2016

Uxbridge – repair garage blaze

Two garages and 15 vehicles destroyed by the fire


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