TEAM graduates face a bright future thanks to Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service and The Prince’s Trust

Young people from across Norfolk are looking forward to brighter futures after taking part in the Prince’s Trust TEAM programme run by Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service. Applications are now open for the next courses, which start in September so…

Rising to the challenge – Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service continues to tackle open fires across Norfolk

Fire crews from across Norfolk continue to work around the clock to deal with a large number of fires in the open across the county- with the recent hot weather leading to a huge spike in demand. Since the start…

Fire service plea for vigilance after spate of hot weather arson attacks in Norfolk

Arsonists are putting lives at risk across Norfolk in the hot weather, with more than half of the open fires in Norfolk over the last year believed to have been started deliberately. Recent problem areas include Mousehold Heath and the…

Taster sessions for new whole time firefighters

Norfolk residents keen on exploring a hot new job opportunity are invited to taster sessions to find out more about becoming a full-time firefighter. Residents from across the county are invited to have a go to see if they want…

New Deputy for Norfolk’s Fire & Rescue Service

Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service has welcomed a new Deputy Chief Fire Officer. Stuart Ruff has decades of experience in the sector and most recently worked as Assistant Chief Fire Officer for Lincolnshire. He reported for duty in Norfolk for…

Tributes to fire service at new recruits’ passing out parade

A passing out parade celebrating the hard work of Norfolk’s newest six full-time firefighters has been held in Norwich. Senior Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service staff, friends and families of the new recruits gathered at the Training Centre in Bowthorpe today…

Praise for fire service staff at Norfolk awards ceremony

The dedication of staff at Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service has been recognised at an awards ceremony held at County Hall in Norwich. As well as commending staff who go the extra mile, Norfolk’s chief fire officer David Ashworth paid tribute…

Reporting for duty: New Norfolk firefighters finish their training

More than 20 extra firefighters are reporting for duty this week following a recruitment drive to fill on-call vacancies across Norfolk. Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service is still searching for more new potential recruits to join them in helping to keep…