from: BBC News A book signed by Queen Victoria was among “irreplaceable” items lost in the blaze.
A fire broke out at the site of Egypt’s top film festival a day before it is due to start. from: BBC News
from: BBC News British wholesale electricity prices for the following day jumped by 19% to £475 per megawatt hour.
Almost 2,000 people have left their homes as the military joins efforts to contain the flames.
Residents in the area were told to keep doors and windows shut due to a large smoke plume.
More than 30 firefighters are called to a fire in the kitchen of Nick’s in Bridge of Allan, near Stirling.
from: BBC News One employee remains missing following the huge blaze at a plastics manufacturer in Warwickshire.
Firefighters clear campsites in the Var region as some 5,000 hectares are destroyed by fire. from: BBC News
The US’ largest active fire warped street lights and destroyed the town of Greenville, California. from: BBC News
from: BBC News More than 60 people were injured, and the $1bn USS Bonhomme Richard had to be scrapped.
Residents near the blaze at Yokesford Hill Industrial Estate are advised to shut their windows.
from: BBC News Officials in California are pulling out all the stops to contain the state’s largest wildfire.
Officials in California are pulling out all the stops to contain the state’s largest wildfire. from: BBC News