Fire crews called to deliberate grass fires during strike

Fire crews called to deliberate grass fires during strike

Fire crews called to deliberate grass fires during strike

First published in Echo News

FIRE crews have been called to two grass fires this evening, despite the Fire Brigade Union's 24 hour strike.

The fires, in Bockingham Green, Basildon and Warwick Drive, Rochford were believed to have been set deliberately.

The fires were attended and extinguished by fire fighters still on duty between 8pm and 9pm.

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9:56pm Thu 12 Jun 14

Nowthatsworthknowing says...

Probably lit by some errant fireman....
Probably lit by some errant fireman.... Nowthatsworthknowing
  • Score: -5

3:45am Fri 13 Jun 14

Touch79 says...

It's not really a strike then is it?
It's not really a strike then is it? Touch79
  • Score: -1

3:51pm Fri 13 Jun 14

Howard Cháse says...

Bockingham Charred now....
Bockingham Charred now.... Howard Cháse
  • Score: -2

5:54pm Sat 14 Jun 14

John Bull 40 says...

I wonder who started the fires? Not the striking firemen who are supposed to
protect us surely.
I wonder who started the fires? Not the striking firemen who are supposed to protect us surely. John Bull 40
  • Score: 1

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