Welcome to the Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service website

Private Landlords Regulations
Targeted Response Vehicle
Targeted Response Vehicle (TRV)

 Follow the link for information on future changes to our Service.

Latest News

Spencer the search and rescue dog
Our Search and Rescue dog Spencer now has his own blog! Visit the blog.
A Tyne and Wear firefighter from yesteryear
A section of our website for former employees of TWFRS.
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Visit SafetyWorks  - providing realistic, interactive learning experiences and safety advice.

FREE Home Safety Check

A Firefighter gives fire safety advice to a resident

For further information on Home Safety Checks please follow the link.

Station Open Days 2015

The station open days for 2015 have been announced.  Follow this link for further information.

Volunteering Opportunities

Interested in becoming a Volunteer? Find out more. Current Vacancies

Job Vacancies at Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service

We are encouraging residents to take extra care when it comes to fire safety in the home and to ensure they have a working smoke alarm.       

We are also encouraging businesses to ensure they have an up to date fire risk assessment.   

  • Fit and test your smoke alarm

  • Plan your escape route

  • If you have a fire call 999  

For more information about how residents and businesses can stay safe from fire follow this link.


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