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8th June, 2007

Shropshire firefighters enjoy a challenge. That's why a team of eight from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service are getting ready to climb Britain's three highest peaks in just 24 hours - and it's all for charity.

In total the firefighters...

6th June, 2007

Shropshire retained firefighter Trevor Williams has been given the best Father's Day present imaginable - the gift of knowing that he has helped his very ill son on the road to recovery by donating him a kidney.

The successful father to...

6th June, 2007

Sally Barnett has already "climbed a mountain" in recovering from a horseriding accident which broke her back so scaling the heights of Snowdon for real will be a walk in the park for the 35-year-old fire control operator at Shropshire Fire and...

24th May, 2007

The Sparx! Tour, Shropshire

June 4 - 8, 2007

Concord College theatre, Acton Burnell, near Shrewsbury.

Attendance is free but seat numbers are restricted so schools are being urged to book places now by contacting:

Zip...

21st May, 2007

Shropshire firefighters are preparing to deal with any large scale disaster which may hit the county in a new initiative aimed at keeping Shropshire safe.

A plane crash, collapsed building or terrorist attack - whatever the major incident...

16th May, 2007

A chance meeting between a firefighter and a businessman on holiday in France has led to the introduction of an innovative fire safety education system for the people of Shropshire.

Telford firefighter Drew Perkins was on holiday in the...

15th May, 2007

A mother and child have been rescued from a house fire in Dawley after neighbours heard the smoke alarm next door and contacted the fire service.

Fire crews from Telford and Wellington, along with an Incident Commander from Shrewsbury,...

9th May, 2007

A campaign to educate members of the Telford Muslim community about fire safety in the home has been a "tremendous success," say fire officers.

Muhammad Sajid Younis, a multi lingual advocate from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service, gained...

1st May, 2007

Following the Partners and Communities Together (PACT) meetings in Claverley, concerns were raised about emergency services, being unable to locate properties in this very rural area of the Bridgnorth District.

Shropshire Fire and Rescue...

1st May, 2007

The Spirit Of Fire Awards - the UK's Fire Services awards took place in Cambridge on 10th March in front of a glittering all-star audience. The event, which recognises those within the Fire Services community that make a difference to society and...

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