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  • Boat Safety Week 2015

    Friday 22 May 2015

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is using this year's Boat Safety Week (25 - 31 May) to promote fire safety to boat owners who use the many miles of rivers and canals across Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

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  • How many smoke alarms do you have in your home?

    Friday 22 May 2015

    Latest fire statistics reveal that one smoke alarm may not be enough to provide you with the best chance of escaping a fire in the home.

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  • New fire station for Evesham gets green light

    Friday 22 May 2015

    Efforts by Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service and Wychavon District Council to build a new fire station for Evesham have reached an important milestone after the two agencies exchanged contracts on the proposed site.

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  • Local MP visits new Worcester Fire Station

    Friday 22 May 2015

    The new Worcester Fire Station in Great Western Business Park was visited by the city's MP, Robin Walker, yesterday, who described the new facility as 'very impressive'.

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  • Crews tackle deliberate fire at Worcester sports club

    Tuesday 19 May 2015

    Fire crews dealt with a fire at a well-known sports club in Worcester overnight that has caused severe damage to the building and is suspected of being arson. At 8.55pm last night (Monday 18 May), Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at the Archdale's 73 Club on Windermere Drive.

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  • Police and Fire Service look to build joint station in Hereford

    Friday 15 May 2015

    Efforts to build new fire and police stations in Hereford have led the local fire and rescue service and police force to work together in an attempt to construct an innovative shared facility in the city centre.

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  • Join the Young Firefighters Association

    Friday 15 May 2015

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service are looking to recruit Young Fire fighters for their Redditch branch of the Young Firefighters Association (YFA). It is an exciting opportunity to join a disciplined youth organisation.

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  • Operational crew have now moved into the new Worcester Fire Station

    Tuesday 12 May 2015

    On Monday 11th May, operational crews moved over to the new Worcester Fire Station in Great Western Business Park, Worcester. Members of the public and approximately 40 retired firefighters attended the event and looked on as firefighters congregated outside the front of Copenhagen Street to parade there for the last time.

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  • On call firefighter recruitment

    Thursday 07 May 2015

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service are seeking to recruit additional on call firefighters to provide cover during the day for Pebworth, Broadway, Ledbury and Upton fire stations.

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  • Operational crew transfer to the new Worcester fire station on Monday

    Wednesday 06 May 2015

    Operational crews will be transferring to the new Worcester Fire Station in Great Western Business Park on Monday 11th May 2015. A parade will take place at midday at the current fire station in Copenhagen Street, which will then be followed by a convoy of fire engines to the new station. The official opening of the station will take place later in the year.

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