A heavily indebted man seeking to make a false insurance claim has confessed to setting off explosions which killed three firefighters at his house in north-west Italy, prosecutors have said.
The number of full-time firefighters has fallen 23% in a decade.
A caravan went up in flames on a Dundee street with gas canisters inside of it.
Firefighters tackled a burning van in Morrison’s car park in the early hours of the morning.
A team of fundraising firefighters is set to climb the UK’s highest mountain in full gear in an extreme challenge for good causes.
Firefighters were called to tackle a car blaze on a Dundee road.
Emergency services were called to a Dundee sheltered housing complex after a fire broke out yesterday.
Firefighters bashed in a lawyer’s door when they attended a 999 call after the caller gave emergency crews the wrong address.
A cannabis farmer whose “substantial cultivation” was discovered after firefighters broke in to investigate smoke alarms at his flat has been fined.
An MSP is to meet with fire bosses to seek reassurances over the future of Dundee’s four fire stations.
Firefighters were called to tackle a hedge on fire at a Dundee park.
Firefighters closed off a Dundee street on Monday night after masonry on a block of flats came loose.
An “anthrax” alert in Forfar has been highlighted as an example of the type of situation firefighters are increasingly being called to tackle outwith their traditional role.
Firefighters were called out to two fires in less than three hours in Dundee last night.
A GROUP of teenagers had to be rescued by emergency services after the lift they were travelling in broke down — leaving them stranded for almost an hour.
Firefighters were called to Dundee’s city centre amid fears an aerial was going to fall from a four-storey building.
The fire service is looking for around 25 new firefighters in Tayside as part of a national recruitment drive.
Scottish Fire and Rescue were called out to a car on fire at a retail park.
An investigation is to be held into the cause of a major blaze that completely gutted a house in Dundee.
Firefighters were scrambled to a residential Dundee street today after flames broke out in a flat.