Image copyright LFB Image caption At its height, the fire in Rainham covered an area of about two hectares (five acres) East London residents have been told to keep their windows closed as fire crews battle a large grass fire which has been burning for four days. About 70 firefighters and 10 fire engines were…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLocal resident: “The whole thing was an inferno”. A barbecue on a balcony could have caused a block of flats to be engulfed by fire, according to its builders. Twenty flats with wooden balconies were destroyed and 10 more damaged in Sunday’s fire in Barking, east London….

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLocal resident: “The whole thing was an inferno”. No fire alarm was heard when a block of flats was engulfed in flames in Barking, a London Assembly member has said. Twenty flats with wooden balconies were destroyed and another 10 damaged in the fire in De Pass…

Image copyright @mobee_me Image caption About 100 firefighters were called to De Pass Gardens in Barking Dozens of firefighters are dealing with a large fire at a block of flats in Barking, east London. London Fire Brigade tweeted that 15 crews totalling about 100 firefighters were called to De Pass Gardens at 15:31 BST. The…

Image copyright London Fire Brigade Image caption The fire broke out at a unit behind a number of legitimate businesses A large fire which sent up huge plumes of black smoke in north London started at a cannabis factory, police believe. At its height about 100 firefighters tackled the blaze at a number of factory…

Image copyright London Fire Brigade Image caption About 100 firefighters are tackling the blaze in Tottenham A fire has ripped through a warehouse, sending huge plumes of black smoke into the sky in north London. About 100 firefighters are tackling the blaze in Garman Road in Tottenham, which broke out at about 00:10 BST on…

Image copyright London Fire Brigade Image caption The fire in the disused building broke out on Wednesday morning The body of a woman has been found inside a warehouse which was gutted by a fire in Neasden, north London. About 70 firefighters spent nearly four hours tackling the blaze just off the North Circular Road….

Image copyright Robert Jones Image caption The fire brigade were called at about 18:20 GMT About 100 firefighters were tackling a blaze at a hotel spa in west London. London Fire Brigade said crews were facing “challenging conditions” as they attempted to douse flames in Richmond Hill. Half of the roof of a spa building,…