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Bristol’s Colston Hall destroyed by fire on the 1 September 1898

It was in the early hours of the morning when a fire was discovered in Clark’s four story clothing factory in Colston Street, Bristol. According to press reports, flames were already through the roof by the time fire crews from

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Chronological History of Avon Fire & Rescue Services

The Avon Fire & Rescue Service was established in May 2004 and is an amalgamation of those local Fire Brigades formerly known as the “County of Avon Fire Brigade” and encompassing parts of the adjoining Counties of South Gloucestershire, North

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