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Commercial building fire – Islington

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire on Pentonville Road in Islington. 

Firefighters tackled a fire at an eight storey commercial building, where an area of decking on the roof of the property was completely destroyed by the fire. There were no injuries reported.

The Brigade’s Control Office took 33 calls about the fire. 

The Brigade was called at 2042 and the fire was under control by 2228. Fire crews from Islington, Euston, Shoreditch and other surrounding fire stations attended the scene.

The cause of the fire will be investigated.

Grass fire – Enfield

Ten fire engines and around 70 firefighters tackled a grass fire on Rammey Marsh in Enfield. 

An area of grassland measuring around 900m by 600m was alight. There were no reports of any injuries. 

The Brigade’s 999 Control Officers took …

Haringey’s first-ever LTN all set to go live in Bounds Green on Monday

Haringey’s first-ever Low Traffic Neighbourhood (LTN) will be going live in Bounds Green on Monday (15 August 2022).

Here, the Leader Cllr Peray Ahmet gives us her views on the upcoming LTN launch from one of the residential streets set …

Apply now to reduce your winter fuel bills! Find out if you can apply to Warmer Homes for a grant of up to £25,000

Apply now to reduce your winter fuel bills! Find out if you can apply to Warmer Homes for a grant of up to £25,000

The @MayorofLondon’s Warmer Homes programme offers grants of between £5,000 and £25,000 to make homes warmer, …

What is the Cyprus government scared of and it does not want to shed light on the wiretapping and surveillance network?

Statement by AKEL C.C. Spokesperson Giorgos Koukoumas

What is the government scared of and it does not want to shed light on the wiretapping and surveillance network?

11 August 2022, AKEL C.C. Press Office, Nicosia

It took Deputy Attorney General …

58th anniversary of Turkey’s bombing of the region of Tilliria in Cyprus

AKEL on the 58th anniversary of Turkey’s bombing of the region of Tilliria

The painful anniversaries of history must make us wiser

7 August 2022, AKEL C.C. Press Office, Nicosia

The 58th anniversary of Turkey’s bombing of the region of …

Cyprus needs an honest President

AKEL General Secretary: The country needs an honest President

10 August 2022. ‘Dialogos’ portal

The Cyprus problem is at its worst stage ever, the General Secretary of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou pointed out on Tuesday evening, adding that Turkey is as …

Grass fire – Leytonstone

Seven fire engines and around 50 firefighters were called to a grass fire on Whipps Cross Road in Leytonstone.

Around two hectares of grassland was alight. 

A London Fire Brigade spokesperson said: “There are still high temperatures forecast, especially for …

Watch robbery victim urges others to be vigilant

A man subject to a terrifying watch robbery has spoken out about his experience in an attempt to encourage others to be vigilant of their surroundings.

Gabriel Leung was walking home along Oak Hill Park, Hampstead in July 2019 when …

House fire – North Finchley

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire at house on Hutton Grove in North Finchley.

Most of the first floor in the two floored house was destroyed by fire. Two people left the property before …