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6th September, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) has launched its annual Chimney Safety Campaign today (Monday 4th September) and is urging people to consider the safety of their chimneys.

There were 35 chimney fires in Shropshire between...

5th September, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service can confirm we have attended a collision in the early hours this morning where two people have sadly died.

The Service was called at 2.09am to reports of a one car collision on the A442 junction in Trench...

18th August, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service will be celebrating 75 years of making Shropshire safer with a historical exhibit open to the public.

The collection will be displayed at the Service’s open day at Shrewsbury Fire Station on Saturday 2nd...

25th July, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is supporting World Drowning Prevention Day.

Today (July 25th) marks The World Health Organization’s World Drowning Prevention Day which aims to raise awareness of the of the hazards of water.

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7th July, 2023

3 firefighters from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service will be setting off on a gruelling 1000-mile bike ride from Land’s End to John o’ Groats on Thursday 20 July.

Rob Simcox (Shropshire), Alec...

29th June, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is pleased to announce that the former SFRS Chief Fire Officer Rod Hammerton has received a King’s Fire Service Medal for Distinguished Service.

Mr Hammerton has been recognised on the King’s Birthday...

19th June, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is looking for on-call firefighters to join the fire family.

The Find Your Reason campaign is inspired by the amazing people who currently serve their local communities as on-call firefighters...

14th June, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging parents to make sure their children know how to stay safe and enjoy the water this summer.

Whether heading abroad this summer or opting for a staycation, the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS...

14th June, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging the public to take extra care when using BBQs as the weather gets hotter.

We are seeing temperatures rise and expect many of you will be getting out your BBQs or buying disposable ones. We’ve...

14th June, 2023

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is teaming up Community Resource to launch a new volunteer programme.

The scheme has been developed to help strengthen the Service’s community safety activities while targeting the most vulnerable and...

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