Archive for August 2022
September is 30days30daysUK month with daily preparedness & protection tips – so track our social media channels for wide range of messages
Tuesday 30 August 2022
September is approaching fast - and that means so is our 30days30waysUK personal protection and preparedness campaign.
Friday 26 August 2022
As autumn approaches, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service is asking homeowners as part of Chimney Fire Safety Week 2022 (29 August – 4 September) to get their chimneys swept by an approved sweep.
Wednesday 24 August 2022
The National Fire Chiefs Council has released a position statement on Fire and Rescue Service pay 2022.
Tuesday 23 August 2022
When an Evesham firefighter’s colleagues were called to a flat in the town, little did he realise that he’d end up acquiring a ‘mew ' member of the family - in the shape of a kitten they found there!
Stourport on Severn fire crew commander takes ‘hockey gold’ at World and Police Fire Games in Rotterdam
Wednesday 17 August 2022
A Stourport on Severn firefighter has recently returned from Rotterdam after helping his team win gold for the UK Fire Service Hockey team, at the World and Police Fire Games.
Worcester retired firefighter and Army veteran to trek WW2 Pyrenees Freedom Trail for Fire Fighters Charity
Tuesday 16 August 2022
Worcester retired firefighter and Army veteran Dave Smith will be taking on the rugged WW2 Discover Adventure Pyrenees Freedom Trail Challenge next month, to raise funds for the Fire Fighters Charity (FFC).
Service responds to almost 200 callouts this week with Amber Alert forecasting even higher temperatures this weekend – so please take extra care
Friday 12 August 2022
At the end of a week that has seen nearly 200 callouts to a variety of incidents across our two counties, HWFRS is reminding people to take exceptional care over the weekend as the extreme temperatures continue to rise.
Monday 01 August 2022
Following reports of a large quantity of discarded litter strewn across Hartlebury Common over the weekend, including cigarette ends and glassware, with their huge fire risk, Hereford and Worcester Fire & Rescue Service is urgently reminding people to take extreme care as the heatwave continues.
Monday 01 August 2022
Smoke alarm purchasing is the National Fire Chief Council’s ‘Theme of the Month’ for August, so there is no better time to check yours are up to date and in perfect working order.