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A Russian factory ship off the coast of Norway has been capsized in an attempt to stop the ship from exploding after a fire aboard the vessel … Read full article

Farmers Weekly

According to latest NFU Mutual statistics, the cost of farm fires rose to £46.4m in 2018 – a four-year high and up by 27.5% on the previous … Read full article

BBC News

Another fire in a historic building – Grade II listed Edwardian mansion Scalesceugh Hall in Cumbria which is undergoing renovation and redevelopment into to retirement flats.

The Guardian

Two-thirds of English schools found to have ‘poor’ fire protections according to Zurich Municipal.

The Telegraph

A fire which has ripped through a five storey block of flats in Hackney is thought to have started and spread via balconies. An investigation is underway.

The Maritime Executive

A fire broke out in the engine room aboard the tanker Dubai Harmony at Equinor’s Sture oil terminal outside Bergen, Norway, forcing the evacuation of about 80 … Read full article

BBC News

Why do some tumble dryers catch fire?

Insurance Times

Insurers back government sprinkler plans, but after Worcester Park fire do they go far enough? The fire has prompted the question as to whether sprinklers should be … Read full article