Alarming the neighbours

Bleeping smoke alarms should be a wake-up call to check on your neighbours say
Cleveland Fire Brigade.
It is a timely reminder during the summer break with many people away on holiday or just out and about. If you hear your neighbour’s smoke …

Urgent call for people to clean out their grill pans after spate of fires


Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging people to clean out their grills and chuck out their chip pans after a spate of fires in the last four weeks.
The Brigade has been called to several grill pan and chip pan fires in …

Steps to stop arson

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Taking simple safety steps could stop businesses and householders being easy targets for arsonists this summer.
The tips for residents from Cleveland Fire Brigade include not leaving your wheelie bins and rubbish out before collection day and getting the local council …

Fire Station to host Open Day

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A Cleveland Fire Brigade station will open its doors to the public again this year on Saturday, 13 August for an action packed programme of fun for all the family.
The free event at Coulby Newham Fire Station which is located …

Car crash commendations

Two members of the public who pulled a crash victim from his car moments before it burst into flames have been commended for their actions by Ian Hayton, Chief Fire Officer, Cleveland Fire Brigade.
The quick response of Matt Heap, 28 …