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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

News Archive

July 2016

Community fun day Leek
Fire Fighters and staff from Leek’s new Community Fire Station are inviting the public to join them for a community fun day on Saturday 6th August from 10am until 3pm.
People encouraged to have their say on Fire Service plans
 People in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire are being encouraged to have their say on Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s plans for 2017-2020.
Fire Service receives award for work with volunteers
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s efforts to involve members of the community in its vital community safety work have been recognised with the ‘Investing in Volunteers’ award.
Fire service apprentices in the spotlight at graduation ceremony
Apprentices from Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service joined young people from across the county at a special graduation ceremony.
Firefighters encourage pushing the button at Pride
Firefighters will be visiting the popular Stoke Pride celebrations on Saturday to give out top tips on how to stay safe.
Statement Re: Fire reform transparency survey
IN RESPONSE: The Home Secretary recently announced a package of reforms to the Fire and Rescue Services in England including seeking greater transparency by making information on the service more easily accessible to the public online.
Community encouraged to beware of faulty electric blankets
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging the public to think about their safety after an investigation found an electric blanket was responsible for a fatal fire.
MORE Awards winners revealed for the east of the county
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s annual celebration marked its ninth year last night with firefighters, support staff and volunteers from the east of the county being recognised for their contributions to the community and the service at the annual MORE Awards.
MORE Awards winner revealed for the north of the county
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s annual celebration marked its ninth year last night with firefighters, support staff and volunteers being recognised for their contributions to the community and the service at the annual MORE Awards.
MORE Awards winners revealed for Stafford area
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s annual celebration marked its ninth year in style last night with firefighters, support staff and volunteers from the east of the county being recognised for their contributions to the community and the service at the annual MORE Awards.
Free sports sessions in Hednesford Park over the summer holiday
Amateur cyclist achieves record time
A health, fitness and wellbeing advisor at Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service -and keen amateur cyclist - has just entered the record books after securing one of the fastest female times ever ridden over 10 miles.
Free Stoke City football sessions in Bentilee over the summer holiday
 Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has teamed up with Stoke City to deliver free football sessions in Bentilee over the school summer holiday.
Free StreetStadia™ sessions in Tamworth over the summer holiday
 Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has teamed up with Burton Albion to deliver free sports sessions in Tamworth over the school summer holiday.
Swim safely this summer, says Fire Service
 Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has warned people not to take a dip in reservoirs, canals, rivers and lakes this summer.