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Church Crookham hazardous incident due to 'household chemicals being mixed'

"There was a strong smell of unknown chemicals in the air," said a fire station watch commander who attended the incident

Hampshire firefighters 'extremely pleased' to be crowned champions of Luxembourg Rescue Organisation Challenge

Liaison officer Lee Havey said they are "extremely pleased" after they scored top place for the best extrication and trauma teams and added he "likes looking at the trophies"

Elderly woman's body discovered after Farnborough house fire

The body of the woman was found in the building and she was confirmed dead by South Central Ambulance Service

The blaze left the burnt out shells of dozens of cars

BoomTown Fair fire reportedly caused by discarded cigarette which set light to area around parked cars

The blaze, which destroyed 82 cars, is being investigated by Hampshire Constabulary and Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service        

Odiham Fire Show sees thousands enjoy firefighting extravaganza

More than 100 fire appliances were on display at the event in North Warnborough at the weekend, with some dating back to the 1700s

Emergency services in Alexandra Road, Farnborough updated

Farnborough building evacuated as 'man falls ill after opening envelope'

A large emergency services presence was seen in the town around Friday lunchtime     

Disaster scenarios were on the agenda as residents discussed emergency plans at Hart District Council's offices in Fleet

Hart emergency action plan is 'key in keeping people safe'

Experts from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, the Environment Agency, Thames Water, Scottish and Southern Energy and the Met Office join forces to help produce an emergency plan for the district

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service will be able to practice using wall-piercing Ultra High Pressure Lances after striking a deal to use the former Prince Philip Barracks site in Bordon for training purposes

Ministry of Defence 'ghost town' the size of 2,000 football pitches becomes new training centre for Hampshire firefighters

Firefighters will be able to carry out exercises on a scale never before possible in the country         

Cove fire sees crews battling blaze in chapel during heatwave

Hampshire Fire and Rescue crews have been tackling the blaze at a property in Victoria Road

A331 crash: Two people taken to hospital following two-car collision between Tongham and Farnborough

The incident happened just before 3pm and closed the road for more than an hour

'Lucky' escape as car smashes into Fleet Chinese restaurant

A man was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol after the two car crash at a busy crossroads

33 investigations into 'bad conditions' in privately rented Aldershot properties in just two months

Rushmoor Borough Council is continuing its crackdown on rogue landlords and poor conditions in privately rented properties with a special survey

Rushmoor fire station in special farewell to firefighter after 25 years' service

Crew manager Bob McCrudden first began working at the station in 1991

The remains of the living room after the fire in Florence Road, Fleet

Fleet house fire leaves living room destroyed

People are again warned not to try and tackle fires themselves after woman was lucky not to be injured in a house blaze

Vandals had set fire to three bins, a vending machine and tried to set fire to the ticket kiosk

Farnborough Main railway station 'arson attack' sees windows smashed and bins set on fire

Rushmoor fire station sent three engines to the incident, which happened at 3am on Tuesday morning

Police backs

Hampshire police officers hit by more payroll blunders

The Police Federation said officers have "little confidence" in their pay system

Fire service course 'challenges' youngsters and teaches new life skills

The Phoenix course, which replaces the Life Intervention Fire Education (LIFE) course, builds on teamwork and determination

Fire crews to be cut at Rushmoor, Odiham and Yateley fire stations as part of £12m cost-saving plans

Farnborough, Odiham and Yateley fire stations will all see reductions in personnel, while Rushmoor fire station will lose two of its three traditional fire engines

Aldershot road closed after fire at takeaway

Lower Farnham Road was closed after a fire caused by an electrical fault at Sizzling Wok takeaway

Person treated for smoke inhalation following suspected electrical fire in Aldershot

One person was treated by paramedics for smoke inhalation at Wingate Court in Aldershot on Friday



Charlotte Neal
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