Weekly round up of fire service call outs in Milton Keynes

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Have you seen a fire engine with blue lights flashing over the last week?

Chances are it was heading to one of these incidents...

Monday, February 27 at 8.24am:

Automatic fire alarm, Grafton Court, Snowdon Drive, Winterhill, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm attended. False alarm.

Sunday, February 26 at 11.17am:

Smell of burning on first floor of two-storey building, Chapman Avenue, Downs Barn, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Broughton and one from Newport Pagnell attended. Firefighters used a thermal imaging camera and isolated the power.

Saturday, February 25 at 10.33pm:

Firefighters released eight men who were shut in a lift, Jurys Inn, Midsummer Boulevard, Central Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Great Holm and one from Broughton attended.

Saturday, February 25 at 6.51pm:

Kitchen fire, Atlas Way, Oakgrove, Milton Keynes. Two appliances and crews from Broughton attended.

The fire was out on arrival. Firefighters ventilated the area and gave advice.

Saturday, February 25 at 4.23pm:

Firefighters released a man, a woman and a baby who were shut in a lift, Wizard Way, Oakgrove, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Broughton and one from Newport Pagnell attended.

Thursday, February 23 at 9.17pm:

Fire in wall-mounted heater in ground-floor flat, Atlas Way, Oakgrove, Milton Keynes.

Two appliances and crews from Broughton attended. Firefighters isolated the electricity to the heater and ventilated the area.

Paramedics treated a woman and two boys who were suffering from the effects of breathing in smoke.

Thursday, February 23 at 3.30pm:

Firefighters assisted South Central Ambulance Service and Thames Valley Police after two children were injured when an 8ft by 5ft section of ceiling collapsed, Southwood School, Bryony Place, Conniburrow, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm, one from Broughton and an officer attended. One of the children was taken to hospital.

Thursday, February 23 at 2.17pm:

Firefighters used a turntable ladder and a toolkit to make the scene safe after an aerial came loose from a chimney, Queen Anne Street, New Bradwell, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm, one from Newport Pagnell and an officer attended.

Thursday, February 23 at 1.49pm:

Firefighters set up a cordon after a roof was damaged by the wind, Grafton Gate, Central Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm and an officer attended.

Thursday, February 23 at 1.21pm:

Firefighters made the scene safe after slates blew off a roof, Fyfield Barrow, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Bletchley and an officer attended.

Thursday, February 23 at 12.33pm:

Firefighters removed and secured a trampoline which had blown into a dangerous position near a road, Chalwell Ridge, Shenley Brook End, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm attended.

Wednesday, February 22 at 5.59pm:

Report of collision involving two vehicles, M1 northbound between junction 14 (Milton Keynes) and Newport Pagnell Service Area.

One appliance and crew from Newport Pagnell and one from Mereway were mobilised. Both vehicles had left the scene.

Wednesday, February 22 at 5.08pm:

Small fire in kitchen, Leigh Hill, Emerson Valley, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Great Holm and one from Bletchley attended. The fire was out on arrival. Firefighters gave advice.

Wednesday, February 22 at 1.01pm:

Accidental activation of fire suppression system at warehouse and office units undergoing maintenance, Potters Lane, Kiln Farm, Milton Keynes.

One appliance and crew from Great Holm, one from Bletchley, one from Broughton and an officer attended.

Firefighters used four sets of breathing apparatus, PPV (positive pressure ventilation) fans and a thermal imaging camera.

Two men were given precautionary checks by paramedics.

Tuesday, February 21 at 11.28pm:

Fuel leaking from vehicle on to road, Fen Street, Brooklands, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Broughton attended. Firefighters gave advice.

Tuesday, February 21 at 10.43pm:

Fire in bin outside flats, Snowberrry Close, Stacey Bushes, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Great Holm attended. Firefighters used one hose reel.

Monday, February 20 at 5.26pm:

Car fire, Clegg Square, Shenley Lodge, Milton Keynes. One appliance and crew from Great Holm attended.

Firefighters used one hose reel and one set of breathing apparatus.