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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.

IncidentIncident detailsStart date and timeStop date and timeNumber of fire engines
Fire in CanterburyMONDAY 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 14:2806/07/2015 13:2010
Large fire in WrothamUpdate 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 17:5830/11/2015 11:5810
Latest update on large fire at Brands Hatch workshopUPDATE: 1.55pm Firefighters are expected to remain at Brands Hatch until around 2.30pm today, after a large fire broke out in a workshop overnight. Crews have been using a jet to cool oxyacetylene...07/11/2017 00:3707/11/2017 14:259
Canterbury Kebab house fireFriday, 27 October 8.30am UPDATE Around 45 firefighters, eight fire engines, a height vehicle and command support unit were called to reports of a chimney fire in a kebab shop in St Dunstan’s...26/10/2017 20:2127/10/2017 00:048
Latest Update: Corn field fire in West MallingUpdate: 5pm Advice to residents to keep windows and doors closed near the A228 West Malling Bypass due to a nearby field fire has now been lifted. Attendance to the incident has been reduced to...17/07/2018 13:1017/07/2018 16:578
Fire at recycling centre - NorthfleetUpdate 10pm - Sunday, 22 April 2018 Firefighters remain at the scene of a large fire involving a single storey industrial unit used as a recycling and waste collection plant in New Barn Road,...21/04/2018 18:30 8
Derelict building fire in FolkestoneUpdate: 9am - Tuesday 13 August The derelict building fire in Folkestone is now out. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used main jets and hose reel jets to tackle the blaze, which had spread to...12/08/2019 20:3812/08/2019 23:578
Cottage fire in Ripple near DealKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a cottage fire in Church Lane, Ripple near Deal. All occupants of the property were accounted for and there were no reported injuries. Around 45...09/01/2019 08:2109/01/2019 09:448
Fire crews leave scene of boat fire in RochesterUpdate 10.00am, 17/01/19 Firefighting concluded at 8.38am this morning aboard a boat in Knight Road, Rochester. The boat was completely destroyed by the fire, and an adjacent boat at the mooring...16/01/2019 20:0917/01/2019 08:388
Latest update: Sevenoaks house fireFirefighting operations at fire involving a large house in Sevenoaks High Street were concluded by 11.30am and Kent Fire and Rescue Service has started an investigation to determine the cause of the...09/09/2018 00:0809/09/2018 11:248
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