A pigeon dropping a discarded cigarette down a chimney is among some of the most bizarre causes of fires this year, the London Fire Brigade has revealed.
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Arnis Zalkalns, a 41-year-old Latvian builder, vanished a week after 14-year-old Alice went missing from her home at Hanwell.
The 14-year-old vanished near her home in west London exactly three weeks ago.