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People are being urged to stay safe around open water as families and young people start to head outside more. This week has seen a number of lockdown rules relaxed, and with hot weather predicted for this week and an upcoming Bank Holiday weekend looming, the temptation to head out to the water could be […]

Captain Tom honoured in naming of water rescue boat A Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service powerboat has been named ‘Captain Tom’ in honour of a celebrated NHS fundraiser. The name was suggested as part of a Facebook challenge in which members of the public were asked to think of a name for the boat, used […]

Northamptonshire residents are being urged not to burn garden waste during the coronavirus lockdown, with an increase in bonfires posing health risks and heaping pressure on emergency crews. Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service (NFRS) have reported a surge in callouts to bonfires that have got out of hand in recent weeks, while burning waste at […]

A busy weekend for Daventry Station’s on-call crews and NFRS Red and Green Watch Control. From floods to fires and dangerous structures. #StormDennis has certainly kept all of NFRS on their toes this weekend. The wind is due to die down overnight, but the rain will continue for a few days more. Click on the […]

A major recruitment drive is underway to recruit 32 full-time firefighters for Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service, the largest recruitment drive for five years. After a significant period when whole time firefighter recruitment was frozen because of financial constraints when under the governance of Northamptonshire County Council, Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service is now able […]

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