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Since 1 January 2016, we have attended 8,201 incidents

A selection of recent incidents - see more

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Over the past year we have attended 780 incidents

  1. Incident in the last 24 hrsUndergrowth fire in CanterburyFour fire crews dealt with a fire involving 3 hectares of grass and undergrowth alight in Querns Road, Canterbury. Crews used a main jet, a hose reel, beaters and water from a hydrant to extinguish...30/08/2016 12:1730/08/2016 14:15
  2. Recent incidentBedroom fire - DoverKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a bedroom fire above a shop on London Road, Dover. Crews wore breathing apparatus and used hose reel jets to tackle the fire. The fire investigation team...29/08/2016 14:4829/08/2016 15:33
  3. Recent incidentJack Russell dog rescued from underground drainKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a Jack Russell dog that had fallen into water in underground drains. Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment and dry suits to release the dog and used the...29/08/2016 13:0529/08/2016 14:01
  4. Recent incidentRoad traffic collision between motorcycle and horse boxKent Fire and Rescue Service was mobilised to a horse box alight on Langton Road, Tunbridge Wells. On arrival at the incident crews discovered that that this incident was a road traffic collision...29/08/2016 09:3529/08/2016 10:36
  5. Recent incidentCut corn alight - BirchingtonKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of approximately two hectares of cut corn alight on Ingoldsby Road, Birchington. Crews used a fogging unit, hose reel jets and beaters the tackle...28/08/2016 18:3628/08/2016 21:05
  6. Recent incidentChip pan fire leaves Herne Bay home severely damagedKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving a chip pan at a property in Winston Gardens, Herne Bay. Crews were faced with a chip pan that had caught fire and spread from the kitchen...27/08/2016 23:2228/08/2016 01:00
  7. Recent incidentCrews tackle warehouse fire on an industrial estate in HooKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a warehouse on Kingsnorth Industrial Estate in Hoo. Crews were faced with a building used for concrete processing, measuring 20 metres x 7 metres...27/08/2016 18:1727/08/2016 19:32
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