People are being warned of the dangers of chip pan fires as the nation celebrates its favourite food.
A coroner says that sprinklers should be fitted to all high-rise buildings of more than 30m after the death of two firemen in Southampton.
Three children are in hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after a fire broke out on a bus on a school trip.
Firefighters are tackling a large blaze at Ropley Church. Crews were called to the scene at around 9am this morning.
Ten pumps are being used. The cause is still unknown.
Fire crews are dealing with a large fire on Margate High Street. Kent Fire and Rescue were called to the derelict building just after 2am this morning.
The blaze broke out on the ground floor and spread to the first floor of the building.
We're told no-one has been injured.
The Grand Hotel in Folkestone is returning to normal after a fire that started last night.
The blaze started in the electrical room in the basement. Three fire engines attended and around fifty people were evacuated. Two were treated for smoke inhalation.
ITV Meridian spoke to General Manager of the hotel, Robert Richardson.
Three years ago it was ruined by fire - but now a new facility is replacing the historic Marlow Rowing Club in Buckinghamshire. In a few months time it will be complete and become a centre for water sports in the area.
ITV Meridian spoke to Chris Lenton from Marlow Rowing Club.
More than thirty fire-fighters tackled a blaze at the Holly Tree pub in the Cliftonville area of Margate. A woman and two dogs were rescued. The cause is being investigated.
Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses after a major fire in Hastings last night. A 66-year old woman living in Marine Parade jumped from a second floor window and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with critical injuries to her legs and body.
Several residents from adjacent properties, including a building in George Street, were safely evacuated and given assistance by the local authority. The fire is currently being treated as unexplained.
Detective Sergeant Suzy Joseph said: 'We would like to speak to any witnesses, and in particular to three people, believed to be men, who held out a bedsheet or duvet to the woman had thrown down, to try to break her fall. They left the scene without giving us their details.'
A woman in her 60s has been taken to hospital with spinal injuries after she jumped from a burning building in Hastings. More than 40 fire fighters were called to tackle the blaze at Marine Parade which broke out just after midnight.
A number of people have been left homeless after the fire spread in a row of terraced houses. Hastings Borough Commander Nigel Cusack, from East Sussex Fire and Rescue, said: 'It is obviously a distressing time for those whose homes and properties have been affected by this fire.
'Firefighters worked incredibly hard to limit the damage it caused and stop it spreading even further through neighbouring buildings. Building experts are now making the area safe so that a fire investigation can begin.'
More photos are emerging from a major fire in Hastings last night. This photo was taken by Inspector Lee Lyons of Sussex Police. The blaze broke out just after midnight in Marine Parade. One person has been taken to hospital. The cause of the fire is not yet known.