Thursday 13 September 2018
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service is running Dying 2 Drive 2018 at Peterchurch Fire Station until Friday 21 September 2018. The hard-hitting campaign targets Y11 and Y12 students in Herefordshire, to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries of young drivers (17 to 24 years old).
Thursday 16 August 2018
Members of the Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service Young Firefighters Association have been getting 'Water Smart', to develop their water safety skills and pilot a new initiative from the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK).
Monday 06 August 2018
A fire officer from Hereford and Worcester Fire & Rescue Service is appealing for cycling awareness and safety after capturing a near-miss incident with a child cyclist.
Monday 30 July 2018
With this current spell of hot weather predicted to continue, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is issuing vital safety advice.
Thursday 26 July 2018
Bikers across Worcestershire are invited to attend a free three-hour 'Biker Down' course, offering potentially life-saving skills. Bromsgrove: Friday 7th September (10am-1pm).
Wednesday 25 July 2018
With temperatures set to rise this week, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is warning members of the public to be extra careful around rivers, quarries and lakes in the area and recognise the dangers of entering open water.
Tuesday 24 July 2018
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is currently tackling a standing crop fire at a farm at Severn Stoke, Worcestershire. The public are being asked to stay away from Severn Stoke and Croome Court to allow vehicle access down the narrow lanes, until the incident is over.
Monday 23 July 2018
On 20 July, Evesham Fire Station hosted a NHS blood donation event for the first time, which was deemed a great success.
Friday 20 July 2018
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) were called to a large wild fire at Axborough Wood, Stourbridge Road, Kidderminster at approximately 2.34pm yesterday afternoon (19 July). Eight fire engines and a number of specialist vehicles were deployed to the incident and on arrival firefighters were faced with a fire that involved a number of fields and a wood.
Wednesday 11 July 2018
With the school summer holidays fast approaching, many children across the two counties 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.