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  • River Rescue

    Tuesday 20 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (H&WFRS) was called to the River Teme near Tenbury Wells yesterday evening (Monday 19 December) following reports that some dogs and sheep were trapped down a steep bank near the water's edge.

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  • Escape following smoke alarm alert

    Monday 19 December 2011

    A mother and baby escaped safely from a fire at their house in Hereford on Friday afternoon (16 December) thanks to an alert from their smoke alarm.

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  • Crews called to six chimney fires in one weekend

    Monday 19 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (H&WFRS) is re-issuing its chimney safety advice after crews were called to six separate chimney fires this weekend.

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  • Woman freed from car

    Monday 19 December 2011

    Fire crews from Hereford were called to a road traffic collision along the A438 in Lugwardine just after 4pm on Saturday afternoon (17 December).

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  • Shobdon Lorry Fire

    Thursday 15 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to a lorry fire on the B4362, Shobdon in Herefordshire at around 5.00pm Tuesday 13 December 2011.

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  • Christmas kitchen safety warning

    Thursday 15 December 2011

    Half of all the accidental fires which started in the home last month in Herefordshire and Worcestershire were caused by cooking which was left unattended.

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  • Trapped Pony Rescued

    Wednesday 14 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to rescue a trapped pony at a farm in Clent, near Bromsgrove, at around 1.20pm yesterday (Tuesday 13 December).

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  • Fatal flat fire

    Wednesday 14 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called at 3.58am this morning (Wednesday 14 December) to reports of a flat fire in Chedworth Close in Worcester.

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  • Barn fire in Malvern

    Tuesday 13 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to reports of a fire in Crumpton Hill, Storridge, Malvern at around 6.15am this morning (13 December).

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  • Shed fire in Orcop

    Monday 12 December 2011

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (H&WFRS) was called to reports of a fire at a house in Orcop Hill in Herefordshire at around 9.40am on Sunday morning (11 December).

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