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Firefighters free boy from cardboard tube in Redfield - Bristol Post

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 21:11
Firefighters free boy from cardboard tube in Redfield  Bristol Post

A boy in Redfield had to be cut free from a large cardboard tube which was stuck around his legs. Firefighters were called to help the boy, who has not been ...

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Black smoke billows over Avonmouth after blaze erupts in garden - Bristol Post

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 18:21
Black smoke billows over Avonmouth after blaze erupts in garden  Bristol Post

Black smoke can be seen billowing out across Avonmouth after a blaze erupted in a garden. Crews rushed to the fire on Gloucester Road, at around 4:16pm ...

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Live updates as woman rescued from burning house - Plymouth Live

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 16:39
Live updates as woman rescued from burning house  Plymouth Live

Brave members of the public have rescued a woman from a burning house, it has been confirmed. Firefighters remain on scene at Evelyn Street, near to Victoria ...

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Otter Estuary tree line in Budleigh Salterton damaged by 'accidental' fire | Latest Exmouth News - Exmouth Journal

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 16:23
Otter Estuary tree line in Budleigh Salterton damaged by 'accidental' fire | Latest Exmouth News  Exmouth Journal

Fire damage to landmark trees near the Otter Estuary is 'just the tip of the iceberg' in abuse to a popular beauty spot, said a tenant farmer.

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Cornfield fire in Sherborne was started maliciously - say firefighters - Dorset Echo

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 15:47
Cornfield fire in Sherborne was started maliciously - say firefighters  Dorset Echo

A cornfield which became ablaze is believed to have been started maliciously.

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Huge plume of smoke over Bristol as firefighters tackle blaze - Gloucestershire Live

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 14:57
Huge plume of smoke over Bristol as firefighters tackle blaze  Gloucestershire Live

A major fire has broken out near Bristol Temple Meads, with a plume of thick black smoke rising over the city. The fire started at around 2.30pm and firefighters ...

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Firefighters called to 'chemical spillage' in Bristol - Bristol Post

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 13:35
Firefighters called to 'chemical spillage' in Bristol  Bristol Post

Firefighters were called to a "chemical spillage" in Bristol today (July 15). Patchway fire station said the crew attended with Avonmouth to "make the scene safe".

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Police pull man out of water in Fishponds - Bristol Post

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 13:14
Police pull man out of water in Fishponds  Bristol Post

Police officers have pulled a man out of the water in Fishponds today (July 15). A large emergency *service* presence was reported in the area this morning.

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Fire service cuts: Exmouth should retain its 24/seven status says town and district councillor | Latest Exmouth News - Exmouth Journal

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 12:59
Fire service cuts: Exmouth should retain its 24/seven status says town and district councillor | Latest Exmouth News  Exmouth Journal

Exmouth's highly-trained firefighters do more than put out fires - that is the message from a town and district councillor.

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Multi-agency rescue saves wheelchair user stranded on rocks - Cornwall Live

Google News - 15 July, 2019 - 07:34
Multi-agency rescue saves wheelchair user stranded on rocks  Cornwall Live

A man in a wheelchair had a lucky escape after becoming stranded on rocks in north Cornwall . A multi-agency rescue was eventually able to rescue the man ...

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Firefighters free trapped driver after car left the road and crashed - This Is Wiltshire

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 14:30
Firefighters free trapped driver after car left the road and crashed  This Is Wiltshire

POLICE, fire and ambulance crews raced to rescue a driver trapped in her car after a crash in Haydon Wick.

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Soldiers and firefighters sprint after protester in extraordinary 20-minute chase - Mirror Online

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 12:32
Soldiers and firefighters sprint after protester in extraordinary 20-minute chase  Mirror Online

Extinction Rebellion protester Christopher Maunder says he carried out the peaceful protest because of the climate emergency.

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In Pictures: Paris on parade for Bastille Day celebrations - Dorset Echo

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 12:11
In Pictures: Paris on parade for Bastille Day celebrations  Dorset Echo

French President Emmanual Macron led the July 14 celebrations on the Champs Elysee.

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Police and firefighters outside student flats in Plymouth - Plymouth Live

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 11:33
Police and firefighters outside student flats in Plymouth  Plymouth Live

A total of four fire engines and several police officers have been seen outside a property in Notte Street this morning. Pictures from the scene showed crews ...

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'Abandoned' caravan deliberately set on fire near Yeovil - Somerset Live

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 11:00
'Abandoned' caravan deliberately set on fire near Yeovil  Somerset Live

Firefighters found the caravan in the road at Ball's Hill, Montacute.

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Car fire causes long delays on M5 - live updates - Devon Live

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 10:10
Car fire causes long delays on M5 - live updates  Devon Live

A car fire has sparked long delays on the M5 this morning. The incident has taken place on a slip road and was reported around 9.30am. Firefighters are ...

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Taw Bridge closed as police negotiators try to talk down suicidal woman - Devon Live

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 08:49
Taw Bridge closed as police negotiators try to talk down suicidal woman  Devon Live

She was eventually taken to hospital from the scene at Barnstaple.

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West Bagborough property fire - Somerset County Gazette

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 07:54
West Bagborough property fire  Somerset County Gazette

THIS is the aftermath of a devastating blaze in West Bagborough yesterday morning (Saturday).

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Firefighters rescue woman in water in Church Lane, Ruishton - Somerset County Gazette

Google News - 14 July, 2019 - 07:13
Firefighters rescue woman in water in Church Lane, Ruishton  Somerset County Gazette

FIREFIGHTERS rescued a woman from a river in a village near Taunton.

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