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  • Investigation confirms cause of Hereford house fire

    Monday 20 May 2019

    Fire Investigation Officers from Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) can confirm that the cause of Friday's fatal house fire in Cobhall Close, Hereford was accidental.

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  • Woman dies in house fire in Hereford

    Monday 20 May 2019

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to a house fire in Cobhall Close, Hereford at 12:35 on Friday 17 May 2019. Sadly the female resident of the property died at the scene.

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  • Severe house fire in Hereford

    Friday 17 May 2019

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is attending an incident at a house fire in Redhill, south Hereford. Six fire engines attended from HWFRS as well as Police and the Ambulance Service.

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  • Consultation on fire and rescue service DCP duty system

    Thursday 09 May 2019

    HWFRS has begun a consultation about duty systems at Hereford, Worcester, and Bromsgrove Fire Stations about the proposed changes to the Day Crewing Plus (DCP) duty system.

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  • Efforts of Paris firefighters demand our respect

    Tuesday 16 April 2019

    After witnessing the devastating scenes in Paris yesterday, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service expressed its immense respect for the Paris Fire Service and its firefighter colleagues as they battled to control the catastrophic fire at Notre Dame Cathedral.

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  • Phil looks back on his 39 years of service

    Wednesday 10 April 2019

    After retiring as an on-call firefighter just one month shy of completing 40 years' service, Phil Hicks has a wealth of memories to look back on.

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  • Changes to crewing at Bromsgrove, Hereford, and Worcester Fire Stations

    Thursday 07 February 2019

    Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service is required to change the current Day Crewing Plus (DCP) shift systems at Hereford, Worcester, and Bromsgrove Fire Stations, in response to a high court ruling. This affects only two out of four full-time appliances at Hereford and Worcester stations and one full-time appliance at Bromsgrove.

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