Posts Tagged "Essex County Fire and Rescue Service"

Fire service spend data published on common national procurement needs

Home Office publishes per unit costs of purchases by 45 organisations across England in bid to encourage collaborative buying; direct comparison of information said to be complicated The Home Office has published what it says is the first ever national…

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Essex County Fire and Rescue Service reassure public after solar panels sales scare across UK

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service has reassured people with solar panels on their roofs that they will attend their homes in an emergency situation. Other UK fire services have had calls from people attempting to sell newer panels claiming that…

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Essex fire brigade receive 200 flood reports as motorists and rail passengers face morning of disruption on EU referendum day

Torrential downpours are causing disruption for motorists and rail passengers in north-east Essex and Suffolk in the early hours of EU referendum day. Transport chiefs in Essex have warned motorists to only travel if journeys are “absolutely necessary”. Essex County…

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New £8.5m Essex fire control room will be at least 20 months late

Fire bosses have admitted there has been a 20-month delay in introducing a multi-million pound system in the Essex control room. Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) moved its control room from Hutton to its HQ in Kelvedon along…

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Cuts to Essex fire brigade approved

Cuts to the number of fire engines and firefighters in Essex have been approved this afternoon. The Essex Fire Authority voted for option two in its modernisation programme, designed to change the way Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS)…

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