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Long Service Awards

Long service and good conduct awards  

The Chief Fire Officer of the West Midlands was among 24 operational staff from West Midlands Fire Service...21 min 52 sec ago

'Test' fires in Kings Norton

West Midlands Fire Service is preparing to stage a series of ‘test’ house fires, as part of the brigade’s ongoing research and analysis.

The fires will be carried out...1 week 20 hours ago

Schools do battle!

Pupils from a Sandwell junior school are celebrating, after taking first place in the final of the West Midlands Fire Service Schools’ Safety Challenge 2014.

A team...1 week 2 days ago

Firefighters' strikes


Update issued at 7:05pm Monday 21 July:

This evening sees the end of 8 days of discontinuous industrial action due to the ongoing dispute between the...1 week 5 days ago

Wheels and Skills

A new road safety initiative is set to deliver life-saving road, vehicle and driving skills to West Midlands teenagers.

It’s hoped that the West Midlands schools ‘...2 weeks 17 hours ago

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Upcoming Events

Smethwick Fire Station Open Day02/08/2014 - 12:00 to 16:00
Bilston Fire Station Open Day16/08/2014 - 12:00 to 16:00
Woodgate Valley Fire Station Open Day30/08/2014 - 12:00 to 16:00
Tipton Fire Station Open Day06/09/2014 - 12:00 to 16:00

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West Midlands Fire Service
FAO: Media Relations
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