Posts Tagged "Honours"

Firestyle Officially Sponsors The British Firefighter Challenge

The British Firefighter Challenge 2016 took place on Saturday 30th July at the Jubilee Campus of Nottingham University. The one day event saw over 70 operational firefighters from all over the world taking part, from countries including; Germany, Austria, Croatia,…

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Gold award for fire service public engagement work

Service “model of good practice” for involvement of public and staff in service redesign A gold standard grade has been delivered to Hampshire’s fire and rescue service for its involvement of the public and its staff in the reshaping of…

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Hampshire Fire and Rescue teams are best in Europe

The extrication and trauma teams from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service have been crowned European champions. The skilled firefighters had to carry out a total of five scenarios at the two-day contest in Junglinster, in Luxemburg. The top-notch teams fought…

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Partnership award for ng homes and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Work being carried out by ng homes and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) to manage the risk of an ageing population in North Glasgow has been recognised with a UK wide award. The Partnership Award which was won…

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Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service deputy lands award for fund-raising efforts

Firefighters, support staff and volunteers have been recognised for their contributions to the community and a fire service. The Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service MORE awards saw winners and runners-up presented with their awards during a special ceremony. The aim…

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Glowing report for Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has received a glowing report following the Local Government Association’s Fire Peer Challenge in March. The report praises the Service’s “very positive and unique culture” which “drives improvement and change across the organisation and ensures…

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Long-service fire service worker Anne Metcalfe wins British Empire Medal

A long-serving fire and rescue service worker has been recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours list. Anne Metcalfe, from Baxenden, has been awarded a British Empire Medal for services to fire safety and young people. She has been joined on…

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West Sussex Technical Rescue Unit

Most of us take it for granted that if there is a major incident in East Grinstead the fire service will come to our rescue. But did you know that West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service has a dedicated team…

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