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Learn how to stay cyber safe with Sparkton

Christmas has come early for the children of Cheshire this year, as Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service unveils a new interactive game on its Sparkton website.


Stay safe on the roads this Christmas

All Cheshire’s emergency services want for Christmas is... for you to stay safe on the roads.


New year, new start offered to young people in Macclesfield

Are you, or do you know, a young person who is looking for a new start to 2018? If so then why not consider The Prince’s Trust Programme for a life changing experience.


Don’t let your Christmas go up in smoke

Firefighters want to remind people to be extra careful this Christmas and put fire safety at the top of their to-do-list. This will keep everyone in their home safe.


Police relocate to Frodsham fire station

As a result of a recent public consultation Frodsham Police Station is now located at the Fire Station on Ship Street.


Fire officers warn students not to prop internal doors open

Fire officers are warning students that propping or wedging internal doors open could not only endanger their lives, but the lives of fellow students if a fire were to break out in a building.


Cheshire firefighters' Safe and Well visits shortlisted for national award

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) has been selected as a shortlisted finalist in the Public Health category in the 2018 LGC Awards for the Safe and Well initiative.


High Sheriff of Cheshire visits Lymm Fire Station and Safety Central

The High Sheriff of Cheshire paid a visit to Lymm Fire Station and Safety Central last month to experience the role of a firefighter at Lymm Fire Station and tour the state-of-the art centre dedicated to public safety.


Joint Emergency Services Christmas Carol Concert 2017

Emergency Services Christmas Carol Concert

Tuesday 28th November sees the Emergency Services Christmas Carol Concert takes place at Chester Cathedral.


Firefighters offer Black Friday electrical safety advice

Firefighters are warning consumers to shop carefully on Black Friday (November 24th) and avoid fake electrical products as they present a serious fire risk.


Emergency services join together for Road Safety Week

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Cheshire Police are getting involved in Road Safety Week, the awareness campaign coordinated annually by the charity Brake.


Emergency Services work together to keep people safe as Bonfire Night approaches

Firefighters want everyone to have a fantastic Bonfire Night and enjoy it safely by going to an organised event. There’s a whole host of them around Cheshire with details of many of them on the Service website.


Emergency services want young people to understand the impact their actions can have this Hallowe'en

Ahead of Hallowe’en, Cheshire’s emergency services want young people to understand the impact their actions can have on victims and the local community. Cheshire Constabulary and Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service want you to have a fun this Hallowe’en but to do so safely and within the law. There will be an increased officer and firefighter’s presence


Lifesaving work by Cheshire firefighters scoops a global award

Fire crews in Halton have been carrying out pulse checks during their Safe and Well Visits, when they provide support and advice to vulnerable residents.


Life-saving devices fitted at all Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service's fire stations

Life-saving devices have been installed outside all Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service’s 28 fire stations, in a bid to help save the lives of people who suffer a cardiac arrest.


Spate of wheelie bin fires in Warrington overnight

Firefighters in Warrington are urging people not to leave their bins out after a spate of wheelie bin fires in the area.


Crewe Arms plead guilty

A company which manages a Crewe hotel has pleaded guilty to a number of fire safety breaches at the premises. Hospitality First Two Ltd, which runs the Crewe Arms Hotel, on Nantwich Road, Crewe, pleaded guilty at Chester Magistrates Court to five counts of breaching the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and not guilty to a further four c


Get your chimney swept before winter urge firefighters

With this year's summer not being quite as warm as we would have hoped, and the colder nights fast approaching, firefighters are reminding people with wood burners and solid fuel stoves to get their chimneys swept.


Halton Prince's Trust Team graduate in style

A group of young people from the Halton area have graduated from a Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service-led Prince's Trust Team programme at an awards ceremony held at Park Royal Hotel in Warrington.


Winsford Prince's Trust Team graduate in style

A group of young people from the Winsford area have graduated from a Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service-led Prince's Trust Team programme at an awards ceremony held at Park Royal Hotel in Warrington.


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