Posts Tagged "Kent Fire and Rescue Service"

A burning pan of oil sparked a fire service call out in Folkestone

Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called out to a home in Folkestone Wednesday evening after a pan of oil caught fire. Kent Fire and Rescue Service arrived at St Michael’s Road at 11pm to discover the fire had been…

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First pictures of the lorry that got stuck Tunbridge Wells High Street

Pictures show the rescue operation that ensued after a large lorry became stuck in the middle of Tunbridge Wells High Street earlier this afternoon (August 3). Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called by Kent Police who were the first…

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A woman was rescued from a roof after a discarded cigarette caused a house fire

A woman had to be rescued from the roof outside her bedroom window after a discarded cigarette sparked a blaze at her home in Ramsgate this morning (July 27). Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Hardres Street at…

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‘Massive explosion’ as paraglider crashes into some power cables near Ashford

A paraglider crashed into power cables in Smeeth and caused a fire. Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Church Road, in Smeeth near Ashford, at 3.09pm this afternoon. A paraglider had crashed into overhead power cables on take-off…

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Kent Fire and Rescue Service warns the public after Herne Common is gutted by a campfire

Kent Fire and Rescue Service has warned against the public lighting fires in woodland after a large fire destroyed woodland at herne Common on May 14th. Firefighters were called to Braggs Lane at 5.34pm on Sunday and tackled a huge…

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A ‘discarded cigarette’ is thought to have caused a house fire near Canterbury

Around 34 firefighters in six engines attended a fire at a thatched property near Canterbury, which is believed to have been caused by a discarded cigarette. Crews from Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called to the large house in…

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Firefighters are warning residents after being called to a chimney fire in Hersden

Firefighters have warned residents after being called to a chimney fire in Hersden. Kent Fire and Rescue Service attended Sutton Road at 1.12pm this afternoon (April 1). A spokesman said: “Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a chimney…

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Pets were killed in a Tunbridge Wells house fire ’caused by a heat lamp’

Several animals died after a fire raged at a semi-detached house in Tunbridge Wells this evening (March 30). Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) crews responded to a fire at the property in Green Way shortly after 6.30pm. It is…

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A new fire station in Medway has announced its opening date

The second of two new fire stations protecting the people of Medway is set to open next week. The new Chatham fire station replaces the former building in Watling Street, and will begin operations on Thursday, March 23. The old…

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A snow warning has been issued by Kent Fire and Rescue Service

Further sleet and snow showers are forecast across Kent for the rest of today and tomorrow morning, prompting Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) to issue a safety warning. KFRS is urging motorists to keep themselves safe on the roads…

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