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18th July, 2006

A fire officer has urged the Shropshire public to take extra care during the Summer heatwave in the wake of 100 outdoor fires in the past week.

Firefighters have attended callouts to fires raging in gorse, heather, hedges, woodland, bushes...

17th July, 2006

Fire Crews from across Shropshire battled a blaze in Shrewsbury which ripped through a timberyard and destroyed offices close to a local pub.

The fire started just before 2pm on Saturday at the Timberline site, Coleham Head and drinkers...

12th July, 2006

Shropshire's Chief Fire Officer today praised a successful drama production with "vital" anti arson messages for schoolchildren.

The cast of Sparx!, which put on the production at Oakengates Theatre...

9th July, 2006

Two fire crews from Telford and Wellington were alerted to a fire in a factory unit on Hortonwood 60 Telford just before 11pm last night.

On arrival the Officer in charge was faced with a severe fire in one section of the factory with...

6th July, 2006

Senior fire officers are staging a major public exhibition on car crashes aimed at educating Shropshire motorists in the wake of a dozen drivers being cut free from the wreckage of their vehicles in and around the roads of Market Drayton.

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30th June, 2006

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service has become an affiliate member of the Association of Building Engineers, the professional organisation which specialises in buildings technology.

Shrewsbury Station Officer Brian Downes said: "They...

27th June, 2006

A hard hitting fire safety message about the importance of smoke alarms in the home is being delivered to Shropshire shoppers emblazoned across a huge billboard at a busy retail park.

Every minute scores of drivers see the eye-catching...

26th June, 2006

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service, Shrewsbury and Atcham Borough Council and English Heritage invite the owners and occupiers of "Historic Buildings" in Shrewsbury to a free seminar to be held at the Prince Rupert Hotel on Wednesday 15th...

26th June, 2006

The European Commission (EC)1 has created the Leonardo Da Vinci Programme2 that provides funds for the exchange of European citizens between member states, for personal development.

In February 2006 the Danish private provider of fire and...

12th June, 2006

A campaign has been launched throughout Shropshire to advertise Firefighter "taster" sessions that will take place in June. The leaflets and posters have been distributed to local shopping centres and businesses in the hope it will encourage...

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