Fire crews are clearing up after more than 15 engines were called to a cottage fire in West Devon last night.Read the full story ›
Fifteen fire crews from across Devon are fighting a thatch roof fire in Bondleigh.Read the full story ›
A group of firefighters from Devon and Somerset Fire Service are running 200 miles to show support and solidarity for their colleagues.Read the full story ›
A dozen fire engines were called to a home in Devon after its thatch roof caught on fire. Crews worked overnight to put the blaze out.Read the full story ›
An emergency call handler has been sacked after firefighters took an hour-and-a-half to reach a fatal blaze.Read the full story ›
A major gorse fire in Devon had closed a road near the scene.
The B3180 is closed between Four Firs and Halfway Inn on the A3052.
More that 20 fire engines were called to the scene on Woodbury Common yesterday afternoon.
Smoke could be seen for miles across Exeter and Haldon Hill.
One firefighter was taken to hospital, and several others needed medical treatment at the scene as they tackled the fire.
Crews arrived in Uplyme on the Devon Dorset border to find a detached house well alight, and called for help from other stations.Read the full story ›
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service say that the fire in the commercial unit measures approximately 40m x 10m.Read the full story ›
The South West sees more than 100 tumble dryer fires in a year, with 61 attended by the Devon and Somerset Fire Service aloneRead the full story ›
Emergency services have spent the night tackling a large house fire on Dartmoor. One elderly woman was treated for smoke inhalation.Read the full story ›