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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.

Incident
Beach huts destroyed by fire in Birchington
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of three beach huts on fire in The Parade, Minnis Bay in Birchington. Two fire engines attended and crews used a main jet to put the fire out. Two of the huts were 100% destroyed by fire and the third had 10% fire damage. There were no reported injuries and the cause is believed to be deliberate. 
Start date and time
12/09/2018 03:07
Stop date and time
12/09/2018 03:43
The Parade Promenade
Birchington
Kent
CT7
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Firefighting - Main jet (hose)
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