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  • Hob causes fire after it was accidentally switched on - Rosberg Road, August 13, 2020
    Firefighters were called to a kitchen fire in Canvey this morning after the resident heard her smoke alarms going off, got out of her home and called the Fire Service.  On arrival, crews reported that the kitchen was heavily smoke logged and worked to extinguish the fire by 7:52am.  The fire was caused after the […]
  • Tyres on fire - Una Road, Parkeston August 13, 2020
    Firefighters have been called to fire involving a large number of tyres that have been left in an area of waste land. Fire control received over 20 calls to the incident. Firefighters at the scene report that the row of tyres measure approximately 150m. Update 3:20pm - Firefighters are making good progress extinguishing the fire - crews report […]
  • Stack fire - Newport Drive, Quendon August 13, 2020
    Firefighters spent more than 12 hours tackling a stack fire in Quendon after we were called last night. On arrival, crews reported that approximately 250 tonnes of straw were on fire. Initially, crews from Stansted and Newport were dispatched to extinguish the fire. They were relieved throughout the incident by crews from Thaxted, Saffron Walden, […]