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Our Search and Rescue dog Spencer now has his own blog! Visit the blog.
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A section of our website for former employees of TWFRS.

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Visit SafetyWorks  - providing realistic, interactive learning experiences and safety advice.

Tick Tock Test - Smoke Alarms

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Did you know that smoke is responsible for over half of all deaths in fires in the home? Don’t become a statistic. Tick Tock Test your smoke alarm on clock change weekend 26th October 2014.
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Members of the Fire Brigades Union will hold strike action on:

31st October 2014 at 18.00 hours until 4th November 2014 at 18.00

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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