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27 October 2020
Frontline officers throughout West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) are set to receive state-of-the-art virtual reality (VR) training in fire investigation.
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24 July 2020
From our Chief Fire Officer and the Chair of our Fire Authority
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24 June 2020
Our Ready, Willing and Able staff volunteers have this week delivered their 5,000th parcel, to a Brownhills resident who is shielding from COVID-19.
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20 June 2020
Congratulations to everyone recognised with a ‘Women In The Fire Service’ (WFS) award this week - including one of our own officers, Steve Harris.
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13 May 2020
Our Ready, Willing and Able staff volunteers have delivered their 2,000th parcel in support of residents who are shielding from COVID-19.  
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15 April 2020
West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) is taking part in the National Fire Chiefs Council’s (NFCC) Ready, Willing, Able campaign launched today (Wed 15 April).
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21 February 2020
West Midlands' CFO warns that 'huge questions' hang over fire and rescue sector finances
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17 February 2020
We are extremely saddened by the death of one of our firefighters on the evening of Sunday 16 February 2020.
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10 October 2019
Tipton firefighters have paid tribute to a late friend and colleague who took his own life, by producing a mental health learning package for our staff.
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