Archive for "worcester"
Tuesday 04 June 2019
HWFRS was called to a factory fire in Cosgrove Close, Blackpole, Worcester on Monday 3 June 2019. Six fire engines were needed to fight the blaze.
Monday 03 June 2019
Volunteering can give your life a boost in many unexpected ways and, for 24-year-old Charly Perkins, it's seen a huge rise in her self-confidence.
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.
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.
Tuesday 09 April 2019
During 30 years as a firefighter with Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service, Rob Barr has experienced a huge variety of different roles.
Friday 08 March 2019
To mark International Women's Day on 8 March, we're profiling Station Commander Amy Bailey, who is one of Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service's senior female operational staff and plays an important part in the organisation's fire prevention and protection strategy.
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.
Wednesday 02 January 2019
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) responded to a call from West Mercia Police at 01:18 on New Year's Day, to rescue a woman from the River Severn.
Monday 29 October 2018
At 19:49 on Sunday 28 October Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) was called to a fire at a residential property in Bromyard Road, Cotheridge.
Thursday 20 April 2017
Approximately 70 firefighters and 16 fire engines have been tackling a large fire at Blackpole East Trading Estate in Worcester.