Latest Incidents
1 day ago
Wareham: At Wareham - still in progress with pumping appliances, large smoke plume. Details
2 days ago
Wareham: More than 30 firefighters from across the county tackle blaze in landfill site off Bere Road near Wareham. Details
3 days ago
Westbourne: Fire-fighters attend report of beach hut alight on Bournemouth Promenade Details


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September 1, 2014
DFRS attend large fire at landfill site
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