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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

News Archive

June 2015

Water safety warning as temperatures soar
Firefighters are urging people not to swim in unsupervised lakes and pools as temperatures are expected to soar into the late 20s this week.
Two MORE Awards presented in Lichfield
Staffordshire’s Chief Fire Officer has presented two prestigious MORE Awards to winners in the Lichfield area.
Long-serving FRA member recieves posthumous award
A long-serving member of the Fire and Rescue Authority has received a posthumous award for his dedication and commitment to the Service.
Burton's MORE Award winner is revealed
A former firefighter from Burton has won a prestigious Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service MORE Award.
Stafford's MORE Award winners revealed
Staffordshire’s Chief Fire Officer has presented four prestigious awards for excellent work carried out in the Stafford area.
North Staffordshire's MORE Award winners announced
Staffordshire’s Chief Fire Officer has presented two prestigious MORE Awards to winners in the north of the county.
Key partner is presented with a MORE Award
Staffordshire’s Chief Fire Officer has presented a key NHS partner in Tamworth with a prestigious MORE Award.
Firefighters tackle flat blaze
Firefighters tackled a blaze that broke out at a flat in Tamworth over the weekend.
Firefighters rescue residents trapped in flats
Firefighters rescued residents who were trapped in their homes after a blaze broke out at a flat in Burton.
MORE Awards winners are to be revealed next week
The winners of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s prestigious MORE Awards are set to be revealed next week.
Pupils are to enjoy an exciting educational experience
Hundreds of Uttoxeter school children will be taking part in an exciting educational experience during a joint initiative next week.
Call for companies to donate wooden pallets
Firefighters are calling on companies that have spare wooden pallets to donate them to the Service.
Safety boosting campaign is launched in the east
Specialist safety technicians and volunteers have launched a campaign in the east to encourage residents to book a free Home Fire Risk Check.
Long-serving firefighter is to receive an honour
A long-serving member of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has been awarded an honour in Her Majesty The Queen’s birthday list.
Television fire sparks safety warning
Firefighters are supporting a national safety campaign which urges older people to register electrical appliances following a house fire in Cheadle.
Chairman and Vice Chairman announced
Members of Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority have voted in their Chairman and Vice Chairman for the coming year.
Cook up a storm with 'Family Food and Fun' in Kidsgrove and Rugeley
Families in Kidsgrove and Rugeley are invited to cook up a storm while learning how to live a healthier life as part of a free six-session course.
Exciting educational experience for pupils
Hundreds of Tamworth school children will be taking part in an exciting educational experience during a joint initiative next week.
Fire service praises joint working at Alton Towers' incident
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has praised the joint working between the emergency services and Alton Towers staff during Tuesday’s incident on The Smiler ride.
Fire Authority thanks contributors to recent consultation
Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority is thanking individuals and organisations that participated in its recent consultation.