Line rescue

Chimney Fire

Back Lane
Pontesford, Pontesbury

Station ground: Shrewsbury

Saturday, 25 November, 2023 13:38


At 13:38 on Saturday, 25 November, 2023, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting a fire classified as Chimney Fire in Pontesford, Pontesbury.

2 fire appliances were mobilised from Minsterley and Shrewsbury. A Safety officer was in attendance.

Crews used the following equipment to tackle the fire:

  • Chimney rods
  • Electric Saws/Cutters
  • Line rescue
  • Roof ladder
  • Short extension ladder
  • Small gear
  • Stirrup pump
  • Thermal imaging camera

Chimney fire in domestic property.

The stop message was received at Sat, 11/25/2023 - 16:27

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Urgent

River Morda
Coed Y Go
Oswestry

Station ground: Oswestry

Saturday, 15 July, 2023 18:04


At 18:04 on Saturday, 15 July, 2023, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting a fire classified as SSC Urgent in Oswestry.

2 fire appliances were mobilised from Oswestry and Shrewsbury. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Crews used the following equipment to tackle the fire:

  • Line rescue

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service and the Police.

This incident involved one person who had slipped down bank into shallow water. Crews used line rescue to assist casualty back up the bank and left in the care of the ambulance service.

The stop message was received at Sat, 07/15/2023 - 19:31

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

Animal Rescue

Limekiln Lane Wellington

Station ground: Wellington

Monday, 26 June, 2023 10:14


At 10:14 on Monday, 26 June, 2023, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as Animal Rescue in Wellington.

1 fire appliance was mobilised from Wellington.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Cocker Spaniel dog rescued from 6 meter deep brick kiln using line safety equipment. Dog now returned to owner.

The stop message was received at Mon, 06/26/2023 - 11:03

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Urgent

Glendale, Lawley,
Telford

Station ground: Wellington

Thursday, 27 April, 2023 11:54


At 11:54 on Thursday, 27 April, 2023, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as SSC Urgent in Telford.

4 fire appliances including the Rescue Tender were mobilised from Telford Central and Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Air Ambulance, the Land Ambulance Service and the Police.

Crews were called to reports of a casualty who had fallen from height and landed on scaffolding. Fire Service Personnel used rope rescue capabilities and the Hi-Ab from the Rescue Tender to assist with rescuing the casualty. The casualty in now in the care of the Ambulance Service

The stop message was received at Thu, 04/27/2023 - 12:46

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Urgent

Chirk Road
Chirk Bank
Wrexham

Station ground: Oswestry

Monday, 20 February, 2023 22:05


At 22:05 on Monday, 20 February, 2023, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting that a Road Traffic Collision had taken place in Wrexham.

3 fire appliances were mobilised from Oswestry and Telford Central. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Crews used the following equipment to deal with the incident:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service .

Two casualties fallen down 30ft embankment. Both casualties fully extricated with help from Fire Service Personnel using rope rescue and HART team and now in care of ambulance service.

The stop message was received at Tue, 02/21/2023 - 00:05

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

Water Rescue

Snowdon Road
Beckbury
Shifnal

Station ground: Albrighton

Saturday, 3 December, 2022 15:36


At 15:36 on Saturday, 3 December, 2022, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as Water Rescue in Shifnal.

3 fire appliances including the Incident Support Unit and the Water Rescue Unit were mobilised from Albrighton, Shrewsbury and Tweedale. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service and the Police.

This incident involved an individual that required rescuing from a reservoir after following their dog into the water.

The stop message was received at Sat, 12/03/2022 - 16:25

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

Persons Trapped In Soft Ground

Kynnersley Drive
Kynnersley
Newport

Station ground: Telford Central

Sunday, 3 July, 2022 16:21


At 16:21 on Sunday, 3 July, 2022, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as Persons Trapped In Soft Ground in Newport .

3 fire appliances including the Rescue Tender were mobilised from Telford Central and Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

1 female stuck in a 4m trench with 1m of water up to waist unable to get out. Crews used a short extension ladder, throw lines and life jackets to assist female out of trench.

The stop message was received at Sun, 07/03/2022 - 17:29

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Urgent

Severn Trent Water Ltd
Monkmoor Sewage treatment
Shrewsbury

Station ground: Shrewsbury

Tuesday, 31 May, 2022 12:34


At 12:34 on Tuesday, 31 May, 2022, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as SSC Urgent in Shrewsbury.

4 fire appliances including the Rescue Tender were mobilised from Shrewsbury and Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Air Ambulance, the Land Ambulance Service and the Police.

One male casualty rescued by fire service personnel using two 9 meter Ladders, rope rescue kit and gas monitor. Casualty now in care of land ambulance.

The stop message was received at Tue, 05/31/2022 - 14:14

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Non Urgent

Ercall Wood Quarry
Wrekin
Telford

Station ground: Wellington

Sunday, 9 January, 2022 15:56


At 15:56 on Sunday, 9 January, 2022, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as SSC Non Urgent in Telford.

3 fire appliances including the Rescue Tender were mobilised from Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service .

One Female casualty rescued by fire service from steep embankment using rope and line rescue equipment.

The stop message was received at Sun, 01/09/2022 - 17:41

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

SSC Urgent

The Wrekin
Wellington

Station ground: Wellington

Saturday, 16 October, 2021 09:27


At 09:27 on Saturday, 16 October, 2021, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as SSC Urgent in Wellington.

3 fire appliances including the Incident Support Unit were mobilised from Telford Central, Tweedale and Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Attending crews used the following equipment:

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service .

Rope rescue equipment in use on a steep incline for the controlled descent of 1 casualty requiring medical asistance from Ambulance Service personnel.

The stop message was received at Sat, 10/16/2021 - 11:46

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.

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