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London Fire Brigade Urban Search and Rescue inside the building, Grenfell Tower Fire, West London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

London Fire Brigade Urban Search and Rescue inside the building, Grenfell Tower Fire, West London
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Children with floral tributes and missing posters in for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London   © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Children with floral tributes and missing posters in for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London
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Floral tributes and missing posters in for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Floral tributes and missing posters in for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London
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Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London. Listing the lack of alarms, sprinklers, working key fobs, fire exits   © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London. Listing the lack of alarms, sprinklers, working key fobs, fire exits
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Woman writing a message on the Missing Poster of Hesham Rahman on the Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London   © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Woman writing a message on the Missing Poster of Hesham Rahman on the Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Residents from the local community comfort each other whilst wearing masks to protect them from the smoke and fumes still in the air more than 12 hours after in the fire that engulfed the West London tower block overnight © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Residents from the local community comfort each other whilst wearing masks to protect them from the smoke and fumes still in the air more than 12 hours after in the fire that engulfed the West London tower block overnight
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Smoke still smouldering a full 12 hours after the raging inferno that engulfed the West London tower block resulting in the loss of many lives © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Smoke still smouldering a full 12 hours after the raging inferno that engulfed the West London tower block resulting in the loss of many lives
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land's End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself  © Romano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land’s End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself
© Romano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters rescuing a renaissance painting from a church in Norcia hit by a huge earthquake, Umbria, Italy. Madonna and Child in Glory with Saints © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters rescuing a renaissance painting from a church in Norcia hit by a huge earthquake, Umbria, Italy. Madonna and Child in Glory with Saints
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk
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Florence Floods, Italy, 1966 in which 100 died and many cultural artefacts, books, paintings and sculptures were damaged. It was the worst flood for five hundred years. Tourist reproductions on a heap in the Uffizi Gallery collected by eager Florentines. © Romano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Florence Floods, Italy, 1966 in which 100 died and many cultural artefacts, books, paintings and sculptures were damaged. It was the worst flood for five hundred years. Tourist reproductions on a heap in the Uffizi Gallery collected by eager Florentines.
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Aberfan disaster rescue attempts. 116 children and 28 adults were killed when a slag heap collapsed onto the pit village, South Wales © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Aberfan disaster rescue attempts. 116 children and 28 adults were killed when a slag heap collapsed onto the pit village, South Wales
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A rescue crew waiting to make another attempt to free 7 miners trapped in the flooded Lofthouse colliery, West Yorkshire © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

A rescue crew waiting to make another attempt to free 7 miners trapped in the flooded Lofthouse colliery, West Yorkshire
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Protestors dump toxic mud and dead fish at Vale SA mining company Investor Day meeting Mayfair Hotel after the dam burst in Mariana Brazil. London HD Footage.  © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Protestors dump toxic mud and dead fish at Vale SA mining company Investor Day meeting Mayfair Hotel after the dam burst in Mariana Brazil. London HD Footage.
© Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk