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  • Smoke alarms save lives say Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service

    Smoke alarms save lives. That is the message from Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service as they urge members of the public to purchase a smoke alarm. As part of a national month-long focus the Service is raising...

    • Posted August 19, 2019
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  • Ground-breaking ceremony at new state-of-the-art training centre

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Cheshire Fire Authority have marked the start of work to create a state-of-the-art training centre with a ground-breaking ceremony. On Friday 12 July the first piece of turf was cut at...

    • Posted July 19, 2019
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  • Motorcyclist thanks fire doctor for lifesaving open heart surgery

    A motorcyclist has thanked the doctor who performed emergency open chest heart surgery at the side of the road, saving his life and enabling him to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day. John...

    • Posted May 27, 2019
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  • National sprinkler week calls for a firefighter in every room

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) is supporting the National Fire Chiefs Council’s (NFCC) 2019 National Sprinkler Week campaign. The campaign will run from Sunday 19 May to Friday 24 May. The NFCC and the National Fire Sprinkler...

    • Posted May 17, 2019
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  • Cheshire firefighter offers Ramadan fire safety tips

    A Cheshire firefighter who is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan sends out a fire safety message to local communities. Firefighter Usman Akhtar will be marking the festivities with his family and friends and wants to encourage...

    • Posted May 15, 2019
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  • Trainee firefighters set to static cycle to Grenfell Tower to raise money for charity

    Trainee firefighters from Cheshire Fire and Rescue service are set to static cycle from Winsford to Grenfell Tower to raise money for two charities. Wearing their fire uniform, the team will begin cycling at Golden Square Shopping...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • New Assistant Fire Chiefs announced for Cheshire

    Cheshire Fire Authority has the pleasure of announcing the appointment of two new Assistant Chief Fire Officers for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service. Gus O’Rourke and Alex Waller were selected to become the Service’s new Assistant Chief Fire Officers after...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • Cheshire firefighters remind people to take care this Candle Fire Safety Week

      Cheshire firefighters are urging people to take care this Candle Fire Safety Week and snuff out the risk of fire in their home. Candle safety week runs from 15 October to 21 October and is the...

    • Posted October 10, 2018
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  • Costs rise in Cheshire Fire training centre

    Cheshire Fire Authority has approved plans for a state-of-the-art training centre in Winsford. Costs have increased from an expected £9 million to £10.7 million due to inflation and issues with groundwork and drainage.   Andrew Leadbetter, director...

    • Posted August 19, 2018
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  • Fire service makes lifesaving equipment donation

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has donated surplus equipment to help save lives in Romania. Hoses, ground monitors, stretchers and a large number of firefighter helmets have been collected from across the service for Operation Sabre. The...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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