Corsham fire crews tackle oak beam fire in Box

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham fire crews tackle oak beam fire in Box Corsham fire crews tackle oak beam fire in Box

Both of Corsham’s fire crews were called to a farmhouse on the outskirts of Box last Wednesday, when an oak roof beam above a fireplace caught fire.

A specialised support unit was called from Swindon to ensure the property had suffered no structural damage, and the fire was promptly extinguished.

The crews arrived at 11.45am and did not leave until 4.20am the following morning, with a further safety check taking place later that day.

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11:29am Thu 12 Dec 13

beetawix says...

The fire chief said in another article about the next strike
"We are now getting into Christmas party season, so we really need people to take extra care.”

I did not know that fire is more prevalent at Christmas parties but if it is I think he should have said.....

"We are now getting into Christmas party season, so we really need firemen on duty.”

nb posted here due to suppression of 'Have your say' facility in other article.
The fire chief said in another article about the next strike "We are now getting into Christmas party season, so we really need people to take extra care.” I did not know that fire is more prevalent at Christmas parties but if it is I think he should have said..... "We are now getting into Christmas party season, so we really need firemen on duty.” nb posted here due to suppression of 'Have your say' facility in other article. beetawix

11:59am Fri 13 Dec 13

Yanziboom says...

Striking is immoral and unjustifiable.
Striking is immoral and unjustifiable. Yanziboom

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