Posts Tagged "Essex County Fire and Rescue Service"

Essex to become the first county to appoint a Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner

Essex will become the first county in the country to appoint a joint Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner. It was announced today (July 25) at the Essex Fire and Rescue Headquarters in Kelvedon that Roger Hirst will add the responsibility…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue Service to visit all high-rise buildings in Essex to reassure residents

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service will visit every high-rise residential building in Essex following the catastrophic Grenfell Tower fire in London last week. In the early hours of Wednesday, June 14 morning, the London Fire Service were confronted with…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue issue safety advice for high-rise buildings

A devastating fire which tore through a block of flats in London killing at least six people has prompted Essex County Fire and Rescue Service to issue safety advice. A blaze at Grenfell Tower, on Latimar Road, Kensington, has caused…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue issue warning after four pets die at kitchen fire in Brightlingsea

Officers at the Essex County Fire and Rescue service have warned the public not to leave stoves unattended after a kitchen blaze killed four pets. Three crews were called to reports of a fire a house in Eastern Road, Brightlingsea,…

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Nazeing firefighters ‘have left Enviro Wood Recycling site’ confirm Essex County Fire and Rescue

A Nazeing wood pile fire has finally been extinguished a week after it sparked in Hoe Lane. Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) confirmed at 5pm on Tuesday firefighters had left the Enviro Wood Recycling Ltd site. The 30m…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue Service confirm Chelmsford car fire has been recorded as ‘deliberate’

A burnt out car has been spotted in Chelmsford, with Essex County Fire and Rescue Service recording that the cause of the fire was ‘deliberate’. Emergency services were called to reports of a car fire in Cedar Avenue West in…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue Service confirm departure of Chief Fire Officer David Johnson

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service have confirmed that David Johnson has been dismissed as Chief Fire Officer after a two-year dispute. A statement on the Essex County Fire and Rescue’s official website confirmed the news on Tuesday (April 25)…

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Could Essex soon have a Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner?

People in Essex are being urged to have their say about changes to the way the county’s police, fire and rescue services are governed. A 12-week public consultation has launched after laws were passed in January to allow local fire…

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New Year’s Honours 2017:​ Essex County Fire and Rescue Service community worker Donna Finch gets MBE

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service’s community development and safeguarding manager has been awarded an MBE for services to children, young people and vulnerable adults in the community. Donna Finch, from Burnham-on-Crouch, has been recognised in appreciation of the role…

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Man in his 70s dies in Clacton house fire

A neighbour has paid tribute to a man in his 70s who died in a fire at his home in Essex. The man, named locally as David Foster, was found unconscious in his living room on Warwick Road in Clacton…

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