Newcastle Quayside to stage ‘Don’t Drink and Drown’ awareness event
Firefighters praised after wheelie bin fire gets out of control
Happy birthday future firefighter
White Ribbon Day - Tyne and Wear organisations come together to say ‘No’ to violence against women
Welcoming the faces of tomorrow
Firefighter’s swift response keeps fire from spreading
Firefighters resuscitate cat after rescuing feline from Jarrow house fire
Firefighters praised for quick response to Byker car garage fire
Bonfire Night success – figures down on previous year!
Firefighters praised after saving a community orchard
“I could’ve been killed!”
State-of-the art Tri-Station to be completely carbon neutral
Fire investigator praised by police after helping to put a reckless arsonist behind bars
No one should be attacked for just doing their job
North East Fire and Rescue Service could be recognised as the best in the entire country!
Deliberate fires are putting people’s lives at risk across Tyne and Wear
Every 999 call starts with them
Mother praises firefighters after they comforted her son during torrential rain
Wearside firefighter achieves distinction accolade on apprenticeship programme
Fire service make safety plea as they release figures on injuries as part of National Burns Awareness Day
Fire Authority approves Tyne and Wear FRS’ Integrated Risk Management Plan
Always here during times of crisis
World’s Oldest Retired Firefighter Celebrates 108th Birthday In Style
Drug users warned they are putting lives at risk by using butane gas to extract cannabis oil
Fighting a pandemic as well as fires
Welcoming the firefighters of tomorrow
Tyne & Wear FRS assists Environment Agency to close down fire risk waste site
Off duty firefighters praised after lending a hand
UKRO Festival of Rescue: East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service
IRMP Consultation report presented to Fire Authority
UKRO Festival of Rescue: Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service
One week to go until the Festival of Rescue!
Tri-service training exercise tested Fire and Rescue Services response to high-rise incidents
Firefighters attacked on call out in Sunderland
UKRO 2021: South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (Dragons Extrication Team)
Festival of Rescue - Two week countdown!
Thank you for your IRMP submissions
Plans for a new Hebburn Tri Station
Former IBF Cruiserweight world champion inspires the next generation of Wearside boxers
IRMP Consultation / Survey (Q&A - Monday August 9th)
IRMP virtual public Q&A session - Monday 9 August
TWFRS new recruits pass out in the sunshine
A Matter of Life or Death
NewcastleGateshead to host Festival of Rescue this September!
Life jackets save lives
Launch of IRMP Consultation
Fire Service consultation to begin after Fire Authority green light
Commercial landlord fined £3,800 for not complying with Fire Service
It’s official - Sprinklers Save Lives!
Reckless parking can be a killer
Fire Service records zero fire deaths from fires in Homes for 2020–2021
Fire Service staff administer nearly 11,000 Covid-19 vaccinations
Life-saving Waterside Responder scheme highlighted in new video to celebrate Be Water Aware Week
Fire appliances proudly display front line faces of Covid
Two new public collection points going live for Lateral Flow Testing Kits
Fire Service donates resource packs to local charities
Did you know your local fire station is a safe haven?
Fire and Rescue officers vital to mass testing programme at two North Tyneside schools
Forty new firefighter posts among positive proposals approved by Fire Authority for Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Grandad-of-Five hails the role of a Retained Firefighter
Firefighters attacked twice in a week in Washington
Dog and owner helped to safety thanks to throwline board
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service steps up to support the Covid-19 vaccination programme
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service "will continue to help however we can"
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Authority appoints new Deputy and Assistant Chief Fire Officers
Lives saved on the Tyne after improved fire boat returns to the water
Latest recruits pass out in style as they complete their firefighter training course
State of the art new fire engines to serve Tyne and Wear
Tyne and Wear Fire Chief leads national call for more body worn cameras to tackle firefighter attacks
Still time to apply for wholetime firefighter recruitment course
Cancelled fireworks displays lead to busy bonfire night for fire crews
Emergency services ask everyone to show respect this Bonfire Night
TWFRS and SUEZ join national fight against "zombie batteries" to tackle recycling and waste fires
Fresh warning from Fire Service about selling fireworks over Bonfire period
Fireworks seized in joint operation in Newcastle
Firefighter recruitment now open!
Fireworks seized in joint operation
Fire Service warns Bonfire Night will be different but risks remain the same
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service to offer online information sessions for prospective firefighters
Fire Service rescues two people from a block of flats in Gateshead
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service to pilot additional crews
CFO Chris Lowther awarded Queen's Fire Service Medal
Businesses urged to check fire safety measures
Firefighters attacked by youths in Sunderland
Fire Service warning about the risk of fires at unoccupied and derelict premises
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service celebrates new recruits as they complete their training course
"Super Saturday" drinkers urged to stay away from water
Officers warn the public after people risk their lives by jumping into Tyne
Update on Ettrick Grove fire, Sunderland
Opening up for new fire safety business
Virtual video appointments for businesses now available with Fire Safety Inspectors
Face coverings to be offered as part of fire service uniform
First rescue using a smoke hood carried out by firefighters in Tyne and Wear
New Tyne and Wear Firefighter recruits incorporate social-distancing into their training course
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service concerned controlled burning is increasing and deliberate fires continuing despite lockdown
Volunteer to help our Service and communities
Fire in Regent Court stopped by Sprinkler System
Fire service and police “knuckle down” to address anti-social behaviour
Fire Service to host a Regional Women’s Development Day
How safe are you in the kitchen? Fire Service launches Kitchen Safety campaign.
Fire service and partners invest in lifesaving equipment for Tyne and Wear communities
Could you sleep soundly in your bed, if your kids weren’t safe in theirs? Fire Service issues warning over sleepovers in soft play centres after prohibition notices served
NewcastleGateshead Quayside to be the venue of a major extrication and rescue challenge, hosted by Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Woman dies in South Shields House Fire
New Smoke Hoods for all TWFRS Fire Engines
Peter Heath appointed TWFRS Assistant Chief Fire Officer
Tyne and Wear communities suffer two tragic fire deaths over Christmas
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service celebrates new recruits as they complete their training course
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service welcomes custodial sentence following attack on Gateshead Firefighters
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service hosts first national emergency services disability conference
Guilty verdicts on Sunderland flat owners for fire safety risks
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service commits support to the White Ribbon Campaign
The Kicks Community Cup
Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation for Newcastle and Gateshead firefighters and Control team following fire in four homes
Northern USAR teams work together on major resilience exercise
Bravery award for river rescue cyclist
Operation Volcano launches to spark greater smoke alarm ownership in Wallsend
“Irresponsible and dangerous” retailer given 8 month custodial sentence for unlicensed fireworks storage
Fatal fire in Gateshead flat
North East Fire and Rescue Services open up recruitment for firefighters
Body worn camera captures moment a firework was aimed at crew
Fewer incidents for Tyne and Wear firefighters on bonfire night
Sparks in the park – is it worth it?
A year of success despite challenging financial climate
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service introduces Body Worn Cameras
Emergency Services helping young drivers to have Common Sense on our roads
North East fire services launch ‘taster sessions’ to support new round of firefighter recruitment
Fire cadets in Tyne and Wear help prevent burns in Tanzania
Prince's Trust Team Programme - September 2019 course places still available
Tyne and Wear businesses asked to review fire safety precautions
Operation Ignition to be launched to spark greater smoke alarm ownership in Chirton and Riverside
Ross Irwin Suite unveiled at Service HQ
Equipment stolen from firefighters during training exercise
Life-saving CPR street rescue by Byker Firefighters leads to Chief Fire Officers Commendation
North East Fire Services launch FireStoppers to help tackle deliberate fires
Fire Service shares its “Recipe for Disaster”
Tyne and Wear residents warned of kitchen dangers
Water rescue firefighters awarded Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service commended as a good service by HMICFRS
Councillor Tony Taylor appointed new Chair of Tyne and Wear Fire Authority
Former cadet works her way to a full time job in the fire service
National Seminar makes a plea for greater sprinkler use in homes and businesses
Bridge rescue firefighter awarded Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation
Fire Service to launch Sunderland boxing hub to help tackle anti-social behaviour
FF Tommy Richardson receives Queen's Fire Service Medal
Woman’s death in Chirton Grange house fire
Prince's Trust team support Food Bank
Bondi Rescue star highlights drowning dangers in Tyne and Wear
North East fire services agree future joint working
Firefighters to host charity car washes
Fire Service plays host to European rugby trophies tour
Arson’s blight on Tyne and Wear’s communities, businesses and the environment to be highlighted in awareness week
Join the Fire Family and help make a difference in your community by volunteering
Firefighters aim to tackle anti-social behaviour following spike in Hetton-le-Hole
Blue Watch Firefighter crews and Firefighter Darren Fenton receive Fire Authority and Chief Fire Officer Commendations
Tyne and Wear Fire Authority Approves Response Review Proposal One
Fire Cadet Zeeshan Ayub named Most Inspirational Young Person of the Year
Firefighters support for a neighbouring family receives Chief Fire Officer’s Commendations
First firefighters recruit course in almost a decade passes out in style
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Representatives meet with Home Office Minister Nick Hurd MP
Fire Service statement following two high rise fires
Fire Service teams up with the Red Box Project to help tackle period poverty
Christmas smoke alarm campaign proves it’s the real thing…
Businesses reminded they need an explosives licence to store and sell fireworks following a caution and seizure
Man rescued from River Tyne
TWFRA IRMP Response Consultation period to be extended
Hard-hitting video warns of the dangers of not having a smoke alarm
Calendar 2019: Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service feat. Mr Pelucchi
New Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service website launched
Firefighters deal with fewer incidents over Bonfire weekend
Unacceptable abuse of firefighters in Sunderland on Bonfire Night
Have your say on how we respond to incidents at our public consultation events
Fire Authority agree response consultation
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service Response proposals to be discussed by Fire Authority
Operation Extinguish launched to tackle anti-social behaviour in Southwick
Tragic weekend for Tyne and Wear as two lose their lives in separate house fires
Could you live with this?
Operation Clean Sweep to tackle anti-social behaviour in Hendon
Businesses are reminded they need a licence to store and sell fireworks
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service throwbag training with waterside businesses sees 4 lives saved in 2 months
Woman's death in Houghton le Spring house fire
Pride in Your Place campaign launched to tackle anti-social behaviour in Washington
Lloyds Pharmacy teams up with fire service to spread water safety messages
Firefighter rescue on the Tyne leads to Fire Authority Awards
Businesses urged to check fire safety measures
Pride 2018
Tyne and Wear Fire Authority Statement of Accounts 2017-18
Fire Service makes pledge to protect terminally ill workers
North East Fire and Rescue Services launch firefighter recruitment campaign
TWFRS welcomes HMICFRS recognition of Safetyworks!
Councillor Barry Curran appointed new Chair of Tyne and Wear Fire Authority
New 'housemates' welcomed to West Denton Fire Station!
TWFRS Plan Wholetime Firefighter Recruitment
Implementation of the final phase of changes to crewing levels
Lynsey McVay appointed as Area Manager responsible for Community Safety
Deptford Fire: ACO Alan Robson comments and latest Public Health Information
How happy are you with our service?
Firefighters Memorial Day 2018
Water safety event focuses on drowning danger
Firefighters attacked at Easter
Failure to conduct Fire Risk Assessment costs company £25,000
Engagement with Whitley Bay businesses
Sprinkler system helps avert serious damage to hotel
TWFRS take water safety messages to The Boat Race of The North this weekend
Bravery award for Killingworth couple who rescued neighbour from fire
Murder investigation following a house fire in Birtley
Stonewall name TWFRS as Top 100 LGBT employer
Alan Robson appointed TWFRS Assistant Chief Fire Officer
Queens Medal for Karen Soady
Sunderland House Fire - TWFRS Chief Fire Officer, Chris Lowther, praises brave firefighters
Attacks on firefighters continue, as Bonfire figures reveal increases in attacks, incidents and calls