Kent Fire and Rescue Service attends a range of incidents including fires, road crashes, flooding, rescues from height, mud or confined spaces. It also supports other agencies including Kent Police, South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Martime and Coastguard Agency on a regular basis.
The incidents shown on this page are just a sample of those which may be of interest to the public and media.
|Shop alight in Maidstone||6.30am Update Maidstone Fire
Firefighters have made good progress in tackling this very large fire which has affected four shops in Week Street, Maidstone. Fifteen crews were at the scene at the...||08/06/2015 02:06|| ||15
|LATEST UPDATE: Flat fire at Holborough Lakes||UPDATE: Snodland fire investigation 9am (22 September)
The extent of damage following the fire at Holborough Lakes on Saturday 16 September, has meant that the ability to carry out physical...||16/09/2017 06:48||17/09/2017 14:46||15
|Update: Supermarket fire in Folkestone||Final update at 08:30 on 09/11/18:
Kent Fire and Rescue Service is satisfied that the fire is fully extinguished, and duty of care has been handed over to a representative of Morrisons....||08/11/2018 07:34||09/11/2018 08:14||12
|UPDATE: Dartford warehouse fire||UPDATE: 20:00 on 17/10/2018
The fire has been fully extinguished and responsibility of the site has now been handed back to the responsible person on site.
Update at 14:30 on 15/10/18:
The...||11/10/2018 05:46||17/10/2018 18:06||10
|Update: Fire above shop in Biddenden near Ashford||Update at 6pm
The fire is now out and the High Street is now open.
Update at 12noon on 17/12/18:
This incident has been scaled down to four fire engines as good progress continues to be made....||17/12/2018 05:30||17/12/2018 15:53||10
|Update: Alkham standing corn fire ||UPDATE: 6.50pm
A fire involving approximately 200 hectares of cornfields in Alkham Valley, near Dover has been brought under control. Early advice to residents to keep windows and doors closed as...||25/07/2018 15:32||25/07/2018 17:23||10
|Industrial building fire - Chatham docks||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a large industrial building on the Chatham docks. Ten fire engines, as well as specialist units including a high volume pump and height vehicle,...||21/05/2017 03:00||21/05/2017 21:51||10
|Large rubbish fire on Medway City Estate||UPDATE: 10:30
The main seats of the fire are now extinguished and a mechanical digger is being used to expose remaining hot spots which are being damped down with a hand held jet. Crews managed to...||07/06/2015 17:34||08/06/2015 09:32||10
|Fire in Canterbury||MONDAY AFTERNOON UPDATE
Crews have now left the scene of this fire and the duty of care has been passed back to the building owners.
6am MONDAY UPDATE
Crews remained at the scene overnight on...||04/07/2015 14:28||06/07/2015 13:20||10
|Large fire in Wrotham||Update 9am (30 November):
Two fire engines remain at the scene of a fire involving workshops and garages in Tower Industrial Estate, Wrotham, damping down hotspots. Firefighters worked through the...||29/11/2015 17:58||30/11/2015 11:58||10