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Landlord Prosecuted by the Fire Service

Landlord fined a total of £23,000 The successful prosecution of a landlord is welcomed by East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, who will now have to pay nearly £23,000 in fines and costs after fire safety breaches. Thomas Wallace from Breadsell Farm, Breadsell Lane, Hastings...
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Hotel Owner Jailed over Fire Safety Breaches

8 months prison for hotel owner for putting guests lives at risk A former hotel owner in Sheffield has been handed an 8-month jail sentence after admitting to breaching fire safety rules, reports The Star. Mr Amandeep Sandhu, who owned the Cutlers Hotel, was prosecuted by South...
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Dangerous Property – Landlord Fined £100K

Rogue Landlord with a dangerous property hit with £100,000 fine for breaching fire safety rules! A landlord from Manchester who is worth over £10m has been slapped with a massive fine of £100,000 for breaching management rules, including     fire safety failings. Beckhall...
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Costcutter shop destroyed by huge fire

Firefighters were called to Costcutter, on Kings Road in Ashton-under-Lyne, after fire broke out just before 6.45am Firefighters were called to Costcutter, on Kings Road, on Thursday morning   Firefighters were called to Costcutter, on Kings Road, Ashton-under-Lyne , after...
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Fined for “filthy and verminous” conditions

A Nottingham landlord has been fined £29,000 after a rental property on Alfreton Road was found to be in a filthy and verminous condition with a rat infestation. Nottingham HMO Ltd, of Unit C17, Private Road 2, Colwick Industrial Estate, directed by Mr Nazaquat Azam and...
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History of the Extinguisher Maintenance Course

History. We agreed in Council that a code of practice for extinguisher servicing might do more harm than good ‘as it might get into anyone’s hands’. Nothing more was suggested for several years, then on 11.9.1962 our lunchtime speaker was Mr Struther, Director of the Fire...
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Kebab shop faces full-blown fire

Blaze: 35 firefighters at the scene in Essex Road, Islington. London Fire Brigade. Kebab shop.   Dozens of firefighters tackled a blaze at a kebab shop in Islington this afternoon. A basement beneath Angel Kebab takeaway and flats in Essex Road, Islington, caught fire in the...
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Spain forest fire causes mass evacuation

Firefighters in Spain are battling a huge forest blaze on the Costa Blanca that has forced the evacuation of thousands of people including tourists. More than 300 firefighters have been deployed to tackle the fire some 120km (75 miles) south-east of Valencia. Three fires were...

Rule breaches cost landlord over £15,000

The Bridge Road trading estate where a rule or two was breached A trading estate landlord from Keynsham has been ordered to pay out nearly £15,500 for breaching not one rule, but multiple regulations, including fire safety. Allan Dykes, of Durley Lane, Keynsham submitted guilty...
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House fire caused by 3 youths?

A house fire in Caversham has closed a road and required the attention of at least four fire crews Huge clouds of smoke were seen billowing from a house fire in Caversham on Thursday, September 1. Firefighters have closed Oakley Road while they deal with the blaze. At least four...