Firefighter Apprenticeship Opportunities


Cleveland Fire Brigade is looking for 10 recruits to undertake its new Firefighter Apprenticeship Scheme.
As part of the Government’s apprenticeship reforms, the Brigade, CFB Risk Management Services and Hartlepool College of Further Education have developed a programme for young people …

Drone to Give New Perspective on Football Policing Operation

Cleveland Police will join with Cleveland Fire Brigade to pilot the use of a drone at Sunday’s premiership fixture between Middlesbrough Football Club and Manchester United.
The drone will give specialists working on the day access to real-time aerial high definition …

Stay focused on the road

Paul Watson and Andrew Bright

Road safety experts and the emergency services are urging motorists not to be distracted at the wheel of their cars as new legislation comes into force today (1 March) that will see people issued with six penalty points and …

Lessons in kitchen safety

NOPA Promise

Pupils at a Middlesbrough school are supporting a Cleveland Fire Brigade campaign to keep people safe in the kitchen.
The youngsters at North Ormesby Primary Academy backed the safety drive when firefighters dropped in to warn them of the dangers when …

Lucky escape after clothing went up in flames

A Middlesbrough woman had a lucky escape after clothing she was drying near an electric fire went up in flames.
Two fire crews from Middlesbrough were called out to Errol Street on Tuesday evening to reports of a fire in a …