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20th June, 2024

Councillor David Minnery (Independent) has been reappointed as Chair of the Fire Authority, overseeing the work of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service, following its AGM (Wednesday 19 July)

Councillor Minnery has held the position of Chair...

19th June, 2024

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service wish to say a fond farewell to one of its finest On-Call Firefighters, Adrian Bowen.

Adrian is retiring after serving 32 years as Firefighter and Watch Manager at Oswestry Fire Station.

His...

19th June, 2024

Theatre Severn hosted a long service and good conduct awards ceremony on Monday 17 June for Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) staff.

Honoured on the night were 16 recipients of the Long Service and Good Conduct award, presented to...

7th June, 2024

‘Bring Your A-Game’ is the message in the new Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service road safety campaign.

The Service is launching its new campaign on Monday 10th June and will be taking part in events around the county and sharing advice...

29th May, 2024

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service has attended a serious collision on the A41 in Newport where a man has sadly died.

The Service was called at 8pm on Tuesday (28th May) to reports of a crash involving two vehicles. Crews from Telford,...

28th May, 2024

How would you prepare for an emergency?

In a newly launched website, the government is encouraging people to think about what they would do if they and those around them were exposed to risks ranging from floods to fires to power cuts....

8th May, 2024

Sam Burton, currently an Area Manager at West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS), will be joining Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) as interim Assistant Chief Fire Officer at the end of this month.

She has been appointed to add senior...

23rd April, 2024

A spokesperson for Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service said: 

“We are aware of allegations made against officers within Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. These complaints are being externally and independently investigated and we will...

11th April, 2024

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is soaring to new heights with digital innovations.

The Service has introduced a host of new and exciting pieces of technology, including drones, body worn cameras, live streaming cameras and tablets to...

2nd April, 2024

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is appealing to the public following a break in at Hodet Fire Station.

On Saturday 30th March, at around 11.20pm, a group of people broke into the fire station and stole cutting equipment before they were...

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