Mother thanks community after Sheffield house fire 

Mar 4, 2021

A Sheffield mum-of-four has thanked the community for donations after a fire broke out in her home. The property was destroyed last Friday and the majority of the family's belongings were lost to smoke damage.  Within days of the incident, the local community pulled...

Continued search for arsonist

Apr 4, 2019

Goldthorpe police detectives have released CCTV footage in attempt to find a man after two police cars were set on fire. The arson took place around 2.10am last Monday, following which emergency services were called to the police station. Detective Inspector Mick...

Sheffield firefighters rescue man from blaze

Mar 7, 2019

Sheffield firefighters this morning rescued a man from his flat while a fire raged below. Fire crews were called to the flat fire this morning on Firshill Close, Sheffield. Crews from Elm Lane, Central and Rotherham stations were called at approximately 5:40am. Upon...

Woodhouse blaze confirmed as arson

May 9, 2018

Firefighters have confirmed that arsonists torched a garage filled with gas cylinders and tyres. Separate crews from South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service were called to reports of a fire at a row of garages on Waterslacks Road, Woodhouse, at 9.45pm on 29 April...

Three Sheffield fire crews tackle silo blaze

Feb 15, 2018

At 6:12am fire crew from Birley Moore, Aston and Parkway responded to a fire on Oxclose Park Road. The source was a silo, 6m tall and 4m in diameter emitting smoke. Two firefighters with breathing apparatus tackled the blaze with a hose reel and fire engine jet. The...

Large blaze at recycling plant in Rotherham

May 8, 2017

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue have warned people to close their windows and doors as a precaution after a large fire broke out at a recycling plant in Kilnhurst, Rotherham. Seven fire engines have attended the scene and it is thought that up to 500 tonnes of plastic...



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