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17th May, 2006

Ten firefighters who cycled from Lands End to John O'Groats successfully and safely completed their journey at 7pm on Monday 15th May 2006 in support of the Fire Services National Benevolent Fund, Hope House Children's Hospice and the local...

17th May, 2006

An unusual campaign to call time on drunks risking their lives by jumping into the River Severn this summer is being launched at pubs across the district of Bridgnorth.

Beer mats bearing the hard-hitting message "Don't Drink and Drown" are...

11th May, 2006

The importance of fire safety in the home was the subject of an entertaining and informative talk to Lydbury North Youth Club by south Shropshire firefighter Tony Barnes.

The Leading Firefighter at Bishop's Castle told youngsters how smoke...

10th May, 2006

The team of ten firefighters who are cycling from Lands' End to John O'Groats stopped off in Shrewsbury overnight before heading North to Preston this morning.

The 90 mile journey will be made harder by the hot weather and there is a...

8th May, 2006

The Red Cross is the latest county organisation to join Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service in its successful campaign to reduce house fires.

The county fire service has been recruiting organisations which send out visitors to people's...

8th May, 2006

A team of ten firefighters departed from Shrewsbury Fire Station on Friday for Lands' End where they began their gruelling cycle to John O'Groats.

The team made good time arriving in Lands' End at 5.30pm Friday evening where they completed...

2nd May, 2006

A team from Newport High School has won the 2006 Be Cool Be Safe fire safety quiz organised by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service.

The all girl team beat seven other Shropshire schools to the title at the grand final held at Telford fire...

2nd May, 2006

A Charity Auction Night held by a team of local Firefighters has successfully raised a staggering £2,200 for the Macmillan Cancer Relief, Hope House and Fire Services National Benevolent Fund charities.

The firefighters' held the event to...

27th April, 2006

BBC Shropshire's Local TV crew have recently filmed Retained Firefighters from Clun after the diary of retained firefighter Trevor Williams has changed the future of the service in Shropshire.

BBC Shropshire TV's Jamie Coulson has been to...

27th April, 2006

There's been a worrying rise in the number of people who die in fires in Shropshire. The county's deputy fire chief says the increase goes against the national trend.

BBC Shropshire's Local TV crew have recently filmed a feature about...

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