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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

News Archive

May 2016 

Fire service celebrates Prince’s Trust achievement
Our Achievements, part of the Getting to Know Us Inside Out campaign, showcase some of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s accomplishments over the last 12 months.
Event marks official opening of Bilbrook and Codsall Community Fires Station
Bilbrook and Codsall’s new community fire station was officially opened during a special ceremony last night (Tuesday May 24).
Fire service concept car will be at the county show
Crews will be showcasing the Service’s hi-tech concept car and a fire ranger vehicle during the annual Staffordshire County Show next week.
Electric blanket warning following fatal park home fire
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging the public to think about their safety after an investigation established that an electric blanket was responsible for a fire in which an older gentleman died.
Pupils learn about the world of work
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is teaming up with St. John’s school in Trent Vale to deliver a campaign which introduces pupils to the world of work.
Person dies following caravan fire
A person has died following a fire in a caravan last night.
Meet the people behind the badge
Behind the Badge, part of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Getting to Know Us Inside Out campaign, showcases some of the ‘hidden’ work of the fire service and brings to the fore the people and the roles that contribute towards making  Staffordshire the safest place to be.
Myth-busting campaign gets to know the fire service inside out
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is launching a new myth-busting campaign today (May 9) which aims to challenge people’s perceptions and inform them what it is the Service really does, and most importantly, why.
Stand by your pan as cooking fire numbers revealed for the east of the county
A hard-hitting campaign targeting people who leave cooking unattended is being launched as the number of cooking-related kitchen fires attended by firefighters in the east of the county is revealed.
Stand by your pan as cooking fire statistics revealed for the north of the county
A hard-hitting campaign targeting people who leave cooking unattended is being launched as statistics reveal the number of kitchen fires attended by firefighters in the north of the county.
Firefighters support dementia cafe initiative
Firefighters will be supporting this year’s Dementia Awareness Week when they attend Dementia Community Cafés across the north of the county.
Stand by your pan as cooking fire statistics revealed for the west of the county
A hard-hitting campaign targeting people who leave cooking unattended is being launched as statistics reveal the number of kitchen fires attended by firefighters in the west of the county.
Appointment of New Deputy Chief Fire Officer
Following a two day process, Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority Appointments Committee has selected Rob Barber for the position of Deputy Chief Fire Officer/Deputy Chief Executive for Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service.