Request detail: 

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

For each calendar years 2018 and 2019 and the period 1st January 2020 to28th September 2020, could you please tell me:

1) The number of emergency call outs involving fireworks

2) For each incident listed in your answer to question 1, a brief description of each incident

3) The number of incidents involving fireworks being used to attack firefighters

4) For each incident listed in your answer to question 3, a brief description of each incident

If your answer to question 2 exceeds the time and cost limit set out by the FOI Act, please answer questions 1, 3 and 4 only.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.  Please see responses below. Please note all personal details have been redacted.

If you are unhappy with the way your request for information has been handled, you can complain or request an internal review of the decision. This must be done within 40 working days of receiving this response. You can do this by writing to the Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service, St. Michael’s Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2HJ or email:

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or complaint, you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner at:   

Information Commissioner's Office   

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Telephone: 0303 123 1113  


Information Released: 



Monday, 28 September, 2020


Wednesday, 21 October, 2020