A team of firefighters from Cheshire have returned from a challenging mission to Nepal.
Hundreds of firefighters from across the United Kingdom attended a high profile service of thanksgiving in Staffordshire this past weekend [May 10].
The eighth Community Cup football match between Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) and a community team drawn from all faiths and backgrounds from across Luton is set to take place this Wednesday [20 May] at Luton Town football stadium.
The Chief Fire Officer Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service has retired from his position following 30 years of operational service across the country.
The Chief Fire Officer of Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service has warned parents about the fire risk to children from fancy dress costumes after recent high-profile incidents highlighted costumes not covered by current children’s clothing regulations.
We are pleased to announce the launch of FIRE International. As both suppliers and Service leaders alike look for wider international collaboration, FIRE International will give a UK slant on overseas trade, offering expert advice and guidance on doing business abroad and Europe in particular. FIRE International will be launched at INTERSCHUTZ 2015 (from 8 - 13 June) - Europe's largest emergency services conference with 1,330 exhibitors from over 40 countries. Click here to find out more information on the next evolution of FIRE.
London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority is seeking a new Commissioner to succeed the current postholder who will be retiring by the end of 2015. The Commissioner has overall responsibility for the running and leadership of the service from budgeting and planning resources through to participation in emergency planning and response, counter-terrorism and community safety. Closing date 15 May - find out how to apply here.
Fire prevention and protection, disaster relief, rescue and safety are the four main pillars of INTERSCHUTZ 2015. Here, FIRE previews the cutting-edge products and services from across 49 countries which will be on view in Hannover, Germany this June.
Drowning Prevention and Water Safety Week 2015 With statistics revealing that two and a half times the number of people die in water than dwelling fires, FIRE spoke to Royal Berks’ Water Rescue lead Jess James about the importance of April’s Water Safety Week as the RBFRS launched the week with an exercise on the River Thames. There will be more details on CFOA's Water Safety Week in FIRE Magazine