News Archives: 2017

Candle Fire Safety: Snuff out the fire risk

Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging residents to be extra vigilant if using candles over the winter months and also for those who celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali.
Diwali, also known as the ‘festival of lights’ takes place on Thursday, 19 …

Training on life-saving equipment

Free training for residents on the first public defibrillator to be fitted outside a Cleveland fire station is available this weekend.
The life-saving equipment at the retained Headland station in Hartlepool follows a community campaign and funding from local businesses.
The Automated …

Helping you to stay safe and warm this winter

Cleveland Fire Brigade is once again providing a helping hand to anyone struggling to keep warm this winter.
Nearly 2000 people across Cleveland have received support during the past three Stay Safe and Warm campaigns with more than 1700 heaters handed …

Coastguards in first move with firefighters

Redcar Coastguard Rescue Team is the first in the North East to share a base with firefighters.
They have been formally welcomed to Redcar Community Fire Station by Ian Hayton, Chief Fire Officer, Cleveland Fire Brigade and since moving in earlier …

Young graduates in line for success

Young people given a kick-start in learning new life skills are graduating with nationally recognised volunteering qualifications.
They are the first to successfully complete a summer programme of courses with Cleveland Fire Brigade after the organisation linked-up with the National Citizen …