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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.


Bucket collection for Cheshire firefighter

A bucket collection to raise funds for an injured Cheshire firefighter will take place at Chester’s match against Macclesfield this bank holiday weekend.


All-female team graduate from The Prince’s Trust programme

A group of young women have graduated from the first ever all-female Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service-led Prince's Trust programme.


Ellesmere Port Prince's Trust team graduate in style

A group of young people from Ellesmere Port graduated from a Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service led Prince's Trust programme at an awards ceremony held at Craxton Wood Hotel, Chester.


Firefighter taster day at Warrington Fire Station

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is holding a taster day for its wholetime firefighter recruitment campaign at Warrington Fire Station and is inviting people from all walks of life along.


Retired firefighter visits Widnes to see brass bell

A 90-year-old former firefighter made a special visit to Widnes Fire Station to see a brass bell he presented to the station 27 years ago


Cheshire wholetime firefighter recruitment campaign date announced

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service's wholetime firefighter recruitment campaign gets underway on Monday 14 August.


Firefighters give summer holiday safety advice to parents

With the summer holidays in full swing, many children across Cheshire, Halton and Warrington will be spending more time in the kitchen.


Warning after e-cigarette explodes in Ellesmere Port

An Ellesmere Port couple have had a lucky escape after an e-cigarette battery exploded “like a firecracker” in their bedroom.


Emergency services mark second anniversary of the Bosley Mill explosion

The three emergency services which attended the Bosley Mill explosion back in July 2015 have paid tribute to those who died with a memorial stone.


Piggy-bank donation from school boys for injured firefighter

Two brothers from Winsford who donated their entire piggy-bank savings to an injured firefighter have been applauded by Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service.


Increase in kitchen fires in Halton

Firefighters in Halton are calling for people to take more care whilst cooking after a large increase in the number of kitchen fires in the area over the past few months.


Concern after increase in Crewe arson attacks

Firefighters in Crewe are warning of a large increase in the number of arson incidents in the town over recent months.


Care home company fined for serious fire safety breaches

A Cheshire care home company has been fined £50,000 and ordered to pay £9,000 in costs after pleading guilty to serious breaches of fire safety regulations.


Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service wins Tyre Safety Award

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has won an award for their tyre safety campaign which they run in conjunction with a national charity.


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