Posts Tagged "Overseas"

Firestyle Supports Team Noble for the Atlantic Row 2017

Four Scottish men whose combined rowing experience, until recently, was watching Team GB rowing in the 2012 Olympic Games – are taking on The Atlantic Row 2017. Allan, Blair, Iain and Kris are two firefighters, an engineer and a conservationist…

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Isle of Wight firefighters take on the World Rescue Challenge

Two Isle of Wight firefighters will be travelling to Brazil to represent the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service at the World Rescue Challenge. Two Isle of Wight firefighters will be travelling to Brazil later this month to represent…

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Whales, snakes and lizards: Hampshire FRS is leading the way in animal rescue

It has been 10 years since a firefighter took the reins of Hampshire’s Fire and Rescue Service’s animal rescue team and helped mould it into a leading authority. Since then it has developed ground-breaking techniques, saved hundreds of animals and…

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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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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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‘He was part of the family’ – Tributes to Hampshire’s international rescue dog

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service has been paying tribute to ‘one of its own’, following the death of much-loved rescue dog Byron. The 11 year old border collie was one of the most highly trained dogs in the world, and…

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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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Fire Authority Donates Two Fire Engines to Croatian Communities

A team of staff from Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) will be making a trip to Croatia later this month where they will be donating two of the Service’s ‘end of life’ fire engines to firefighters there. The venture,…

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Pav’s Passage to India

An Operational Fire Fighter’s Perspective: Parvinder Singh, AFSA Operational Fire Fighters’ Representative – London Fire Brigade ‘We fight more than fire. This makes it even more important to ensure we command the respect of all age groups and the diverse…

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Bryn Puts Away His Passport

Bryn the border collie has travelled the world to help in disaster areas but now it’s time for him to put away his passport and spend quality time at home. Eleven year old Bryn, who has just returned from working…

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