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22nd February, 2011

Shropshire firefighters are urging chip lovers to take care when deep fat frying following an incident in which a couple’s home was severely smoke damaged.

There were 41 kitchen fires involving chip pans and frying in the county in 2008/...

22nd February, 2011

A Muslim leader in Shropshire has said that all religions are warmly welcomed to attend their mosque.

Mufti Sahib, who is President of the British Sunni Ulma Council in the UK, spoke out at a children’s fire safety event held at the Regent...

21st February, 2011

Thousands of Shropshire pupils have learned potentially lifesaving information about community safety while having lots of fun in Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service’s annual fire safety quiz won this year by the Thomas Adams School in Wem.

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28th January, 2011

A company operating in Shropshire is falsely offering free security and fire alarm systems with an installation charge stating their smoke alarms are linked to the local fire station, revealed Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service.

"This is...

26th January, 2011

The public has been urged to take action to stop their household bin from going up in flames and putting their home at risk from fire in an important safety message from Shropshire firefighters.

A short film clip re-enacting the dangers...

4th January, 2011

An innovative fire prevention scheme to encourage those "most in need" to have a free home safety check has been launched by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service in Ludlow.

Community Fire Safety Officers have linked up with Ludlow's largest...

16th December, 2010

Special Constables based in Telford will be on hand from Thursday 16th December until Saturday 18th December to support a fire safety event that Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service are holding in Telford Shopping Centre....

13th December, 2010

Police in Shropshire today issued a warning to keep off frozen ponds and lakes following an incident in Shrewsbury where a young boy fell through ice.

The incident happened on a pond behind Battlefield Plaza, near the DVLA centre on...

1st December, 2010

The Safer Roads Partnership are today warning people of the dangers of drink driving during the festive period. With the season of festivities now underway the Partnership, together with partner agencies, will be raising awareness of the...

30th November, 2010

A “chilling“ radio advert made for Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service to get over a vital fire safety message about the dangers of cooking late at night after drinking too much alcohol has gained international recognition.

The Beacon Radio...

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