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Getting the facts about Cleveland Fire Brigade

People being asked to give the Thumbs Up to one of the top performing fire and rescue services in the country can now find out more about the Brigade. Every week, in  what is dubbed “FridayFact@5”, Cleveland Fire Brigade is issuing facts via social media channels to showcase the vast and varied work carried out by the emergency service. It is all part of the … Read more Getting the facts about Cleveland Fire Brigade »

Clamping Down on Arson

Cleveland Fire Brigade is continuing to clampdown on deliberately set fires as part of national Arson Awareness Week (18-22 March). Steve Johnson, Area Manager, Prevention and Prevention, said:  “Arson is a crime, it causes untold damage within communities.  It diverts resources away from where they are most needed.  For the Brigade this could be in terms of being unable to attend more serious emergencies, where … Read more Clamping Down on Arson »

Give Cleveland Fire Brigade the ThumbsUp!

People across the region are being asked to give the ThumbsUp to Cleveland Fire Brigade. They can put themselves in the picture by taking selfies at local landmarks, where they study or work or take part in leisure activities. It is open to everyone from pupils to power station workers, builders to bankers and businesses, as well as shops, restaurants and community organisations. The ThumbsUp … Read more Give Cleveland Fire Brigade the ThumbsUp! »

Your Brigade Needs You

Cleveland Fire Brigade is looking to recruit wholetime firefighters to start in July 2019 Applicants must be 18 at the start of the training course on 1 July and live in the Cleveland area. Duties range from tackling fires, road traffic accidents and rescuing people from burning buildings to dealing with chemical spillages, road traffic collisions and working with the local community. Chief Fire Officer … Read more Your Brigade Needs You »

Door to Door Safety

Fire crews will be out and about knocking on doors and visiting schools in North Ormesby to reassure residents and young people about fire safety. It follows the deaths of two people in a house in Beaumont Road after a fire in the property. Neighbours raised the alarm after windows were blackened and the occupants had not been seen for a couple of days The … Read more Door to Door Safety »