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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

Long Service and Good Conduct Awards


Fire and Rescue Service personnel from across the County will be awarded for their long service and good conduct at a presentation ceremony on 23 October.


The medals and certificates will be presented at an awards evening held at Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Headquarters. The medals will be presented by The Lord Lieutenant, Ian Dudson CBE and the certificates will be presented by The Chairman of the Fire and Rescue Authority, Councillor Len Bloomer.

The Long Service Award is presented to members of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service who have completed 20 years continuous service, and the Fire Service Long Service and Good Conduct Medal is awarded to members of the Fire and Rescue Service who have completed 20 years operational service and have demonstrated, during this period their good conduct, loyalty and devotion to duty.

The recipients from across the County who will be awarded with the medal and certificate are as follows:

Firefighter John Adams from Burton Fire Station
Watch Manager Mark Coates from Burton Fire Station
Firefighter Anthony Faulkner from Lichfield Fire Station
Crew Manager Nick Griggs from Newcastle Community Fire Station
Watch Manager Debbie Jones from Service Headquarters
Firefighter Gary Picken from Penkridge Fire Station
Watch Manager Tracey Preston from Northern Service Delivery Group
Crew Manager David Raworth from Barton Fire Station
Firefighter Dawn Turner from Western Service Delivery Group
Station Manager Ruth Watchorn-Rice from Sandyford Community Fire Station.