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Kildare Fire Service Asks People To Be Vigilant About The Risks Of Fire.

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A Status Orange fire warning is in place.

Kildare Fire Service is warning people to be vigilant about the risk of fire.

A Dept. of Agriculture Status Orange fire warning is in effect in the county, while a Met Eireann Status Yellow high temperature alert is live in Kildare until Friday.

Rainfall levels before the beginning of the heatwave were low, which means vegitation is very dry.

Kildare's Chief Fire Officer, Ben Woodhouse, has been speaking to Kildare Today.


Chief Woodhouse joined Ciara Noble on Wednesday's edition of the programme

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