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  • Motorist rescued from weir

    Thursday 14 June 2012

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to Walcot Lane in Drakes Broughton just before 12 midday yesterday (Wednesday 13 June) after a man became trapped in his car in the flooded weir.

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  • Fire Service support Walk of Worcestershire

    Wednesday 13 June 2012

    Around 30 members of staff from Hereford & Worcestershire Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) will be taking part in the Walk of Worcestershire on Sunday 1 July.

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  • Climbing 'Mount Pebworth'

    Tuesday 12 June 2012

    Firefighters from Pebworth and Broadway fire stations will be attempting an ambitious ladder climb at Pebworth fire station later this month as part of the FireFit Challenge.

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  • Fire Service at Three Counties

    Tuesday 12 June 2012

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) will be joined by a number of its partner agencies at the Emergency Services Village at this year's Three Counties Show, taking place next week.

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  • River Rescue in Hereford

    Monday 11 June 2012

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) launched its water rescue boat in Hereford on Saturday evening (9 June) following reports that a man was in difficulty in the water, just near Victoria Footbridge, off St Martins Avenue.

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  • House Fire, Evesham

    Monday 11 June 2012

    Firefighters say that a woman had a lucky escape following a fire at her house in Evesham last night (Sunday 10 June)

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  • Narrowboat Rescue

    Monday 11 June 2012

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to Diglis Basin in Worcester at 5.25pm yesterday afternoon (Sunday 10 June) after a narrow boat became stuck against the pontoon.

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  • Fatal Road Traffic Collision

    Monday 11 June 2012

    Crews from Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) were called to reports of a serious collision at Avon Bank in Pershore in the early hours of Saturday morning (9 June) involving a single car in collision with a tree.

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  • Ross Open Day A Great Success

    Friday 08 June 2012

    Firefighters say that the open day held at the at the fire station in Ross-on-Wye last Saturday (June 2) was a huge success, with high numbers of visitors and lots of interest in the activities on offer.

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  • Emergency Services Event at Eastnor Castle

    Thursday 07 June 2012

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service will be joining colleagues from other local emergency services at the Emergency SOS Day taking place next weekend in Eastnor.

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