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  • Safety first for summer cooking

    Monday 03 July 2017

    With the summer holidays fast approaching, many children across Herefordshire and Worcestershire will be spending more time in the kitchen. But whether they're lending a hand or simply seeking a snack, it's important to make sure that they know the hazards of a hot hob.

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  • Helicopter rescue from Worcester Cathedral

    Monday 03 July 2017

    At approximately 09:30 on Saturday 1 July an elderly man fell ill during filming for a historical reenactment whilst at the top of the tower at Worcester Cathedral. Ambulance personnel provided immediate care to stabilise the casualty whilst specialist Fire Service line rescue crews from Worcester, Droitwich and Malvern attended to carry out a rescue.

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  • Hospital fire safety

    Tuesday 27 June 2017

    In light of the major fire at Grenfell Tower in London, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) has been reissuing safety advice to the residents of Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

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  • Worcester chip shop fire

    Tuesday 27 June 2017

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) were called to reports of a fire in Broad Street, Worcester at 2345hrs on Monday 26 June.

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  • Firefighters to compete in annual Rescue Challenge

    Tuesday 27 June 2017

    On Saturday 1 July at Webbs of Wychbold, crowds are expected to turn out to see fire crews from across the country demonstrate their lifesaving skills throughout the day at Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service's (HWFRS) Rescue Challenge.

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  • Fire service carry out training and capture safety footage thanks to Place Partnership and Red Hill Primary School

    Monday 26 June 2017

    Firefighters from the Service recently carried out training at Red Hill Primary School in Worcester, during which video footage and photos were captured that will greatly assist with future fire safety campaigns.

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  • Fire Service issues water safety advice following incident on the river

    Wednesday 21 June 2017

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is issuing water safety advice following an incident on the river in Ross-on-Wye yesterday evening (20 June).

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  • Worcester flat fire

    Tuesday 20 June 2017

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) were called to a flat fire in Worcester at 03:38 this morning.

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  • Fire Service warns of risk of wild fires

    Tuesday 20 June 2017

    Fire crews from Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) have attended a number of incidents in the last week involving fires in the open, so they are re-issuing important safety advice on staying safe in the great outdoors.

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  • Fire and police come together to promote road safety

    Tuesday 20 June 2017

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS), West Mercia Police (WMP) and John Campion (Police and Crime Commissioner for West Mercia) have come together to purchase a seatbelt simulator sled, which will help promote road safety in Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

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