Bay industrial estate blaze believed to be ‘deliberate’ say local police

Bay industrial estate blaze believed to be ‘deliberate’ say local police

The police are appealing for witnesses and urging people to avoid a building set alight in Dalgety Bay. The incident took place at a disused premises in Hillend Industrial Estate and was reported around 6.40pm on Wednesday 6 September. Residents in neighbouring residential streets reported that local police were distributing protective face masks during the incident. […]

‘Asbestos warning’ as fire crews attend large fire in Dalgety Bay

‘Asbestos warning’ as fire crews attend large fire in Dalgety Bay

Firefighters were called to tackle a large fire in Dalgety Bay on Wednesday, 6 September just before 7pm. An industrial unit, believed to be vacant, within the Hillend Industrial Estate became alight.  The building neighbours the Dalgety Bay Recycling Centre and Craig Ridge. A local resident, who did not wish to be named, said: “Firemen […]

One dead after fire at Rosyth sheltered housing complex

A man is understood to have tragically died in a fire at a sheltered housing complex in Rosyth.

One dead after fire at Rosyth sheltered housing complex

A man is understood to have tragically died in a fire at a sheltered housing complex in Rosyth. Four fire crews, several police units and an ambulance raced to the complex after the blaze broke out. An investigation has now been launched into what caused the fire at Walter Hay Court, which has around 30 retirement bungalows. […]

Forestry fire at Slammanan in Falkirk: 40 firefighters tackle blaze

Firefighters from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) were dealing with a major scrubland and forestry fire near Shielknowes Farm on the A803 in Slamannan which was reported around 12:15 on the afternoon of Saturday, 25 May 2013. A fire crew from Slamannan Community Fire Station was initially dispatched to the incident following a report […]