Posts Tagged "Kent Fire and Rescue Service"

Kent fire and rescue service offers advice about snow

The fire and rescue service has offered advice to Kent residents about snow. With snow forecast across the county tomorrow, Kent Fire and Rescue Service says it wants to help the public stay safe and tells them not to make…

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Kent firefighters have issued this warning after crews tackled a chimney fire near Ashford

Firefighters tackled a blaze in Charing, near Ashford, after a chimney breast caught fire yesterday evening. Fire crews were called to an emergency at a property in Bowl Road at around 5.30pm where they spent an hour using specialist equipment…

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A couple were given oxygen after a fire in their Tunbridge Wells home

A couple had to be given oxygen therapy after a fire in their Tunbridge Wells home. Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called to the blaze in Granville Road after receiving a 999 call shortly after 11pm last night (December…

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Fire crews have rescued a woman from a Maidstone bungalow fire

A woman had to be rescued from a burning bungalow by firefighters last night in Maidstone. Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) sent two fire engines to the scene of the blaze in College Avenue at around 8.30pm last night…

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Woman dies after being winched from the sea as Storm Angus batters Britain

A woman who was winched from the sea as the aftermath of Storm Angus battered Britain has died, Kent Police said. Folkestone and Dungeness coastguard, Dover lifeboat and a helicopter were scrambled at 6.54am after receiving reports that the woman…

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Kent Fire and Rescue Service is recruiting on-call fire firefighters

On-call firefighters come in all shapes and sizes, all ages and from all walks of life – office workers, beauticians, farmers, bankers, builders, stay-at-home-parents. It doesn’t matter whether you are already working or not, KFRS wants to hear from you…

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Pregnant woman rescued from car after vehicle slips from harbour wall

A pregnant driver has been rescued after she reversed her car off a harbour wall. A pregnant driver has been rescued after she reversed her car off a harbour wall. Emergency crews were called to Military Road, Ramsgate, just before…

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Continuing education is the ‘main priority’ at a primary school that was devastated by fire

The head teacher of a primary school that was gutted by a fire has vowed to keep disruption to a minimum and said continuing to provide education for the community is the school’s “main priority”. Kent Police said it was…

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Every fire engine in Kent now carries oxygen masks for your pets

Pets in a sticky situation have been thrown a lifeline as Kent has become one of the first fire services in the country to install pet oxygen masks on all of its fire engines and at all of its fire…

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Fire service reveal cause of Tunbridge Wells tip fire

The biggest and most disruptive blaze Tunbridge Wells has seen for years started by itself, investigators have revealed. Gigantic flames ripped through a building at North Farm Recycling Centre and transfer station in North Farm Industrial Estate early on Saturday…

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