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Fuel tank ruptures sparking ‘large’ fire – so how often should tanks be changed?

A ruptured domestic fuel tank was the cause of a large fire in Barwick, near Yeovil, on Thursday (February 22). The fire service have...

Five people missing and 17 rescued after series of explosions rip through an Oklahoma...

The explosion happened at approximately 8.45am Monday in eastern Oklahoma There were more than 20 employees at the well when the...
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Homebuyers Warm To The Humble Fire

It’s official! According to research by leading property website Zoopla, a fireplace is the most desirable feature when people are looking for a new...
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Get Fired Up To Lower Blood Pressure, Says Dimplex

We all love to sit by a crackling fire, but new research from the United States has revealed that it can also have a...
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OFTEC Issues Fire Safety Advice Following Co. Antrim Blaze

The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC), which claims to represent the UK's domestic oil heating and cooking industry, issued advice to householders yesterday following...
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Google’s Nest Labs Refreshes Entire Product Range

Google’s Nest Labs, Inc. subsidiary has unveiled changes across the company’s entire product range, introducing Nest Cam, the second generation Nest Protect, new features...
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Three Homes Badly Damaged Following Heating Oil Tank Blaze

Three houses on the outskirts of Belfast have been badly damaged, after a shed fire spread to a heating oil tank. At 3:50am yesterday (Monday...
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NIHE Urges Tenants Not To Reopen Solid Fuel Fire

The Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) is urging tenants across Northern Ireland, not to reopen a previously closed solid fuel fire. According to the province’s...
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Chimney Fires Represent Over 7% Of Fire Birgade Call Outs

Northern Ireland’s Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) has confirmed it attended 1,762 chimney fires last year across the province. In total, chimney fires represented...
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Woman Arrested Following Oil Tank Fire Death

Police officers in Co. Down investigating a fatal fire earlier this week, which spread to 2 heating oil tanks, have arrested a 57 year...

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