All press and media enquiries should be directed to our Corporate Communications & Media Team by e-mail or on telephone number 0191 4441069 or by contacting our Control Room and ask to speak to the Flexi Duty Officer. Out of standard office hours, you can call our 24 hour Voicebank which provides details of key incidents that have occurred in the Tyne and Wear area. You can also complete the email form at the bottom of this page and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.
Please note all enquiries go to the Corporate Communications & Media Team - any general enquiries or those relating to procurement and fire safety should go through the Contact Us page.
Additionally, all press releases issued by Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service can be found within the Press Releases directory.
08:30 to 16:30 Monday to Thursday
08:30 to 16:00 Friday
Michelle Atkinson, Corporate Communications Manager
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 444 1542
Michael Chipchase, Corporate Communications Officer
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 4441725
Out of Hours
Voicebank: +44 (0) 871 550 4041