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Incident Date: 26 September 2017
We responded to 52 incidents between 17:30 on September 25, to 8:30 on September 26.
Bin fire - Brinnington
At 18:34 hours on September 25 four fire engines from Whitehill, Stockport, Offerton, Ashton-Under-Lyne and an aerial appliance from Manchester Central attended a building fire on Northumberland Road, Brinnington. The fire was involving a bin in a bin compound on the ground floor of twelve storey high rise, with smoke on multiple floors. One hose reel and one positive pressure ventilation fan was in use to clear the smoke. Fire service remained in attendance for fifty five minutes.
Cooking fire - Stalybridge
At 18:49 on September 25 three fire engines from Mossley, Stalybridge and Oldham attended a fire involving a quantity of cosmetics on a cooker hob in the kitchen of a domestic property at Boundary Cottages, Stalybridge. Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation unit to bring the fire under control. Crews were in attendance for fifty minutes.