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Recruiting young people for free The Prince's Trust programme

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service are looking for young people from the Macclesfield area to start on a free The Prince's Trust course next month.


White Ribbon Award for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has been accredited with White Ribbon Status as part of its pledge to protect vulnerable people in Cheshire.


Quiz night in aid of Nepal open to all

Cheshire Firefighter and Community Safety Apprentices are hosting a game show and quiz night to raise money for a charity, which builds schools for children in Nepal.


Get the call - become a professional firefighter

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is working with the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) as part of a national campaign encouraging people to become on-call firefighters.


Young people from Winsford graduate in style from Prince's Trust Programme

A group of young people from Winsford have just completed The Prince's Trust Programme and celebrated their success at a graduation ceremony.


Call for vigilance after tumble dryer fire ruins Christmas for Ellesmere Port woman

A woman from Ellesmere Port is urging residents to take care when using tumble dryers after a fire destroyed her kitchen.


Ellesmere Port Prince's Trust team graduate from programme

A group of young people from Ellesmere Port have just completed The Prince’s Trust Programme and celebrated their success at a graduation ceremony in Chester.


Halton Prince's Trust team graduate in style from programme

A group of young people from Halton have just completed The Prince’s Trust Programme and celebrated their success at a graduation ceremony in Chester.


Young people from Crewe graduate from Prince's Trust programme

A group of young people from Crewe have just completed The Prince's Trust Programme and celebrated their success at a graduation ceremony.


Inspection sees Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service rated amongst highest performing services

The first independent review by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS), released today (20 December), has seen Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) rated amongst the highest-performing services of the 14 fire and rescue services inspected so far.


Young people from Macclesfield graduate from Prince's Trust programme

A group of young people from Macclesfield have just completed The Prince's Trust Programme and celebrated their success at a graduation ceremony.


Joint operation launched to tackle high number of deliberate fires in an area of Warrington

Joint operation launched to tackle high number of deliberate fires in an area of Warrington


Care home company fined after admitting serious fire safety breaches

A company that runs a residential care home in Cheshire has been fined £40,000 and ordered to pay £13,626 in costs after admitting serious breaches of fire safety regulations.


Warrington pensioner hails fire service for arranging free bowel cancer test

A pensioner from Warrington has hailed Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service for helping her find out that she had bowel cancer ‘before it was too late’.


Cheshire firefighters wish everyone a happy and safe Christmas at home and on the road

Christmas is a time for families and friends to get together, for fairy lights, candles and decorations, and firefighters are urging people to put fire and road safety at the top of their Christmas to-do-list to help keep everyone safe.


Get into the festive spirit with the Emergency Service Christmas Carol Concert

Get into the festive spirit with the Emergency Service Christmas Carol Concert


Think fire safety on Black Friday

Firefighters are warning consumers to shop carefully on Black Friday (November 23rd) and avoid fake electrical products which could present a serious fire risk.


Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Cheshire Police to take part in Road Safety Week

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Cheshire Police to take part in Road Safety Week


Prince's Trust team hands over project in Crewe

An autism network resource centre in Crewe has been given a revamp by young people, as part of a Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service-led Prince’s Trust Programme.


Prince’s Trust community project opens in Macclesfield

A community centre in Macclesfield has been given a revamp by young people, as part of a Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service-led Prince’s Trust Programme.