The fire started in the bedroom of the house in Barnfield and spread to the roof. Neighbouring homes have also been damaged.Read the full story ›
Malcolm Cowie has served with Kent Fire and Rescue Service for 50 years. He's worked in some of the worlds most natural disastersRead the full story ›
Firefighters evacuated the homes of 50 people near a major fire at an industrial estate in Dartford in the early hours of the morning.Read the full story ›
Firefighters in Kent have been tackling two large field fires on the Isle of Sheppey and in Rochester.Read the full story ›
Fire crews are tackling a large fire at an industrial unit at Paddock Wood. Firefighters were called to Eldon Way just after 3am.Read the full story ›
More than twenty firefighters are tackling a blaze at a disused pub in Margate.
Kent Fire and Rescue Service sent four fire engines to the scene after being called out this morning. The Holly Tree pub in Holly Lane was well alight. However there are no reported injuries. The cause is not yet known.
Firefighters are advising people living in the area to keep their windows and doors shut.
Firefighters have helped an elderly woman whose car overturned in Nash Road in Margate. Crews got the woman, believed to be in her 70s, out of the car using hydraulic equipment as a precautionary measure.
The woman suffered minor injuries when the vehicle rolled onto its side. No other vehicles are thought to have been involved. Kent Fire & Rescue Service say that she has been handed over to the care of paramedics.
Firefighters are at the scene of a fire at an industrial estate in Sittingbourne in Kent.
Crews found smoke coming from the roof of a large unit at Trinity Trading Estate. The property is used as a DIY warehouse. Firefighters are tackling the blaze using a covering jet and main jets. Police are also in attendance managing traffic around the site.
A schoolboy from Kent has won an award for quick-thinking after he saved his home in Strood from fireRead the full story ›
Firefighters in Kent have been holding a number of events at schools and shopping centres to advise the public on making their homes safer.Read the full story ›