Posts Tagged "Honours"

Pioneering work at HFRS attracts fire chiefs from across the world

Firefighters and chiefs from around the world are flocking to the county to look at the innovative techniques and pioneering work carried out by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS). Crews from the US have just visited to learn about…

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Fire charity fundraiser Andrew Impey wins Diana Award

An autistic schoolboy who is undertaking a mammoth fundraising challenge has been honoured with a prestigious Diana Award. Andrew Impey, aged 11, has made it onto the roll of honour for his quest to visit every fire station in the…

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Awards celebrate East Sussex Fire and Rescue successes

East Sussex Fire and Rescue in the Service has held its annual awards, celebrating community safety, long service and life-saving actions. SECamb technicians and Sussex Police officers are among those who were recognised this year, alongside Firefighters, Watch Managers and…

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Firefighters recognised at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service awards

A “cool-headed” firefighter who saved a young man’s life as he prepared to jump from a Shrewsbury bridge has received the Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation for his action in averting a potential tragedy. Steve Westley “displayed great calmness” last July…

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Top 50 influencers in security & fire 2017: Fire Safety

After extensive consultation with a panel of judges from across the industry, IFSEC Global are delighted to reveal our roll call of the Top 50 influencers in security & fire 2017: fire safety. You can meet and greet with some…

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Wem firefighters blazing into record books after 40 years

Two of the UK’s longest serving firefighters are to be recognised by the fire service covering Shropshire at an awards ceremony. Firefighting duo Phil Smith and Dave Furber have served together at Wem Fire Station for more than 40 years…

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Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service receives international recognition

Following on from the success of Drowning Prevention and Water Safety Week last week, Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service is honoured to be awarded The Rescue Capability Development Award, in recognition of its improvement and investment in water rescue capability….

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Notts Fire Service to honour fallen colleagues

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) will support a new national Memorial Day to honour fallen firefighters. Firefighters Memorial Day takes place today (Thursday, May 4) and will see firefighters from stations across the county parade in front of their…

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Fundraiser Andrew Impey presents special award to fire service

A prestigious accolade has been presented to Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service – from their number one fan. Fundraiser Andrew Impey nominated the service for an award saying it was the best public sector organisation in the area. He then…

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Hampshire is a beacon of Blue Light collaboration

A pilot scheme between the fire service, ambulance and police has saved lives as well as thousands of pounds of taxpayers’ money. The project has seen Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service team up with South Central Ambulance Service to help…

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