Warwickshire Firefighters say ‘Thanks to the Banks’

Warwickshire County Council’s Fire and Rescue Service received a cheque for £400.00 today for the Firefighters’ Charity as a widow of a Warwickshire firefighter remembered the support she received in…

New Chief Fire Officer Appointed

Warwickshire County Council today confirmed the permanent appointment to the post of Chief Fire Officer of Andy Hickmott. Andy Hickmott has acted as interim Chief Fire Officer since May of…

Warwickshire warns of dangers of e-cigarette charging

Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service, along with the county council’s trading standards and community safety teams, are urging consumers to be aware of the dangers of e-cigarettes and, specifically, their…

Fire at Blackdown Hall, Leamington

Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service is in attendance at Blackdown Hall in Sandy Lane, Leamington, dealing with a large incident at a former Edwardian residence now converted to numerous flats.…

Chetwynd pupil is a fire safety champion

A safety conscious pupil who spotted potential fire hazards in her home has been presented with a certificate and £25 WHSmith voucher this week, during an assembly at Chetwynd Junior…

Rachel shows the true spirit of fire

A firefighter from Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service has been nominated as Firefighter of the Year in the prestigious Spirit of Fire awards. Firefighter Rachel Streeting, based at Nuneaton Station,…