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24th February, 2022

Shropshire and Wrekin Fire and Rescue Authority have now approved the proposal of a 1.99 per cent increase in precepts to go Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. This equates to a £2 per annum increase for Band D homes.

The Authority met at...

17th February, 2022

Shropshire and Wrekin Fire and Rescue Authority met yesterday (Wednesday 17 February) and discussed the proposed 1.99 per cent a year increase in Council Tax Precepts to go to Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service.

The suggested precept would...

16th February, 2022

We are offering our sincere condolences to the friends and family of the woman and child who tragically passed away this morning following a collision in Market Drayton.

Crews from Market Drayton , Hodnet , Prees and Wellington attended...

14th February, 2022

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service attended a tragic collision on Saturday 12 February where a woman sadly died and three other people, including a child, suffered serious injuries.

We were called at around 6.20pm to Wellington Road and...

4th February, 2022

The RNLI and Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service have delivered the first in a series of training sessions aimed at helping prevent people drowning on the river around Shrewsbury town centre. Shrewsbury Street Pastors were the first to benefit...

2nd February, 2022

Shropshire and Wrekin Fire Authority is proposing an increase of 1.99 per cent to the portion of council tax which goes to Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. This equates to just over £2 per year, or 4p per week and we want to hear what you...

12th January, 2022
Over 100 million appliances in the UK are yet to be registered

To mark Register My Appliance Week (from 17 to 21 January) Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is urging the public to register their many treasured appliances that, unlike our...

31st December, 2021

Prevention Manager, Rabinder Dhami, joined SFRS in 1995 and has spent his career working in the Prevention department which oversees the fire safety of vulnerable people in their own homes.

The medal, which is a British and Commonwealth...

31st December, 2021

The medal is awarded for meritorious civil or military service worthy of recognition by the Crown.

He has been highlighted for his services to the people of Shropshire as a result of his career and community work in the region.

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16th December, 2021

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service attended a serious fire at a commercial building in Newport yesterday (Wednesday 15 December). 

The Service was called to Tan Bank at 11pm and crews from Newport, Wellington and Telford attended. Six...

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