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Two appliances and crews from High Wycombe, one from Maidenhead and one from Slough, along with an officer attended.

The outer building was well alight on arrival.

The swimming pool measured approximately five metres by fifteen metres.

The firefighters used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

Nine appliances and crews and six officers were on the scene at the height of the fire.

The appliance and crews in attendance were from:

  • Aylesbury
  • Hertfordshire
  • High Wycombe
  • Thame
  • Wheatley
  • West Ashland

Smoke and fire was issuing from a four-storey building when they arrived.

The ground floor of the building was used for retail purposes, with flats occupying the three floors above.

The fire was in an external storeroom on the ground floor.

The firefighters used:

  • Four sets of breathing apparatus
  • Two hose reel jets
  • A thermal imaging camera
  • A turntable ladder

The flats and nearby residential buildings were evacuated.

The store was 100 per cent damaged by fire. The flats above also suffered external fire damage.

Thames Valley Police also attended.

One appliance and crew from West Ashland and one from Newport Pagnell attended.

There was a small fire in a shed which measured two by three metres.

The firefighters used water backpacks and buckets to extinguish the fire.

Two appliances and crews from High Wycombe and one from Beaconsfield attended, along with an officer.

Smoke was issuing from an outbuilding, measuring around thirty metres by ten metres, when they arrived.

The firefighters used two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel. They also used a positive pressure ventilation fan to help clear smoke.

The building was approximately 10 per cent damaged by fire and 100 per cent damaged by smoke.

Two appliances and crews from West Ashland, one from Broughton, one from Newport Pagnell, one from Kempston, along with three officers, attended.

A barn, which measured around 15 metres by five metres, was on fire.

The barn contained a caravan and cylinders.

The firefighters used:

  • Two sets of breathing apparatus
  • One hose reel jet
  • One main jet
  • A thermal imaging camera
  • Temporary lighting
  • Hay drags

They established a water shuttle, and the road was closed while they worked at the scene.

The barn was 100 per cent damaged by fire, and partially collapsed. The caravan was also 100 per cent damaged.

The firefighters and Thames Valley Police remained on the scene through the night and into the following morning.

The incident was left in the hands of Thames Valley Police.

At the height of the fire 11 appliances and crews were in attendance, along with five officers.

Appliances and crews attending were from:

  • Gerrards Cross
  • Slough
  • Beaconsfield
  • Hayes
  • Ruislip
  • Maidenhead
  • Heathrow
  • Hillingdon
  • Langley
  • Bracknell
  • Aylesbury

A barn was well alight when they arrived. It contained a number of vehicles including a forklift truck, as well as bales of hay and LPG cylinders.

The firefighters used:

  • Three sets of breathing apparatus
  • One hose reel jet
  • One main jet
  • Two ground monitors

The barn was around 50 per cent involved in the fire and around 100 per cent damaged by smoke.

The road was closed while they worked at the scene.

Thames Valley Police also attended to manage traffic and the road closure.

The stop message was sent from the scene shortly after 12noon (Tuesday 13 December 2022). Firefighters remain at the site, turning over and damping down.

Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service (BFRS) attended a large barn fire in the area of Great Kimble. At the height of the incident 7 appliances and crew along with one officer were in attendance. Appliances on scene;

  • Two appliances West Ashland
  • One water carrier
  • One appliance Winslow
  • One appliance from High Wycombe
  • Two appliances from Oxfordshire

The barn was 100% damaged by the fire. To extinguish the fire Firefighters used;

  • Four breathing apparatus
  • Two main hose reel jets
  • Two hose reel jets
  • Water carrier, along with two other appliances used to shuttle water

Incident update: 23.11.22 08:41

Three appliances from BFRS remain on scene. Crews are dampening down hot spots using an extended hose reel in neighboring property due to suspected asbestos roof of burnt barn. BFRS Hazardous Materials Officer consulted, and UK Health Safety Agency informed.

 

 

Six appliances and crews, and four officers were in attendance at the height of the fire.

The appliances and crews were from:

  • High Wycombe
  • Wheatley
  • Thame
  • Beaconsfield
  • Gerrards Cross
  • Maidenhead

A single storey barn was 100 per cent damaged by fire. Thames Valley Fire Control Service received multiple calls to the fire.

The firefighters used:

  • Three main jets
  • Two ground monitors
  • A light portable pump
  • A thermal imaging camera

Firefighters remained at the scene until around 10am the following day.

Thames Valley Police also attended.

Two appliances and crew from West Ashland attended a fire effecting exterior of a garden outbuilding that had been converted into a bedroom. One female, out of the outbuilding, uninjured, before crews arrived. Firefighters used on hose reel and small gear to extinguish the fire. They went on to dampen down to prevent reignition. Firefighters also installed one smoke alarm to the outbuilding.