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Pub fined for putting members of public at risk

£9,000 fine issued A pub and its owner in Banbury has been fined £9,200 after putting members of the public at risk due to lax fire safety provisions. Director Mr Alan O’Donovan provided accommodation at the pub, despite knowing that the conditions were unsafe, reports the Banbury Guardian. Fire safety…

Pub landlord admits fire safety failings

Man pleads guilty to six offences The landlord from a pub in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, has admitted six breaches of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, reports The Hertfordshire Mercury.  Mr Graeme Kerry was the tenant, employer and responsible person of The Bell pub when a blaze broke out at…

Fast-acting landlord saves Bolton pub from fire

A fast-acting landlord is being treated in hospital for injuries suffered as he tackled a fire at his pub in Bolton. Fire crews were called to the Red Lion Pub in Over Hulton at 6.55am on Sunday morning (24th June), after a deep fat fryer which was left switched on…
Fire at derelict pub

Fire at derelict pub

Fire crews put out a fire involving the first floor of a two storey derelict pub. Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service was called at 3.12pm to the Abbotsford building on New Chester Road, near Rock Lane East, Rock Ferry. The building was well alight when firefighters arrived. Around 60% of…

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