Zoo enclosures benefit from donated fire service equipment
National Apprenticeship Week: Fire Service reaches the big 200
Further investment in firefighter safety
Off-duty firefighter risks life to save another
Four decades of fundraising
Attacked for just doing their job
A rising star nationally recognised
Resilient roofer inspired by Ambulance service wife to save lives
A community initiative to keep you safe
A familiar face seals a new career for an on-call firefighter
Firefighters experience the consequences of inconsiderate school parking
Two overnight fatal fires in Tyne & Wear
TWFRS are seeking your views on a new plan to keep communities safe
Stay safe this Christmas – Don’t Drink and Drown
A gift to refuse this Christmas
A firefighting family affair
Retiring firefighter leaves a proud legacy in memory of his late son
Firefighters visit Tyne & Wear schools to talk about anti-social behaviour
Firefighters praised for response to “significant” pub fire
Cancer survivor gives back to his community
Fire Service supports White Ribbon Day 2023
Fire service issues a warning ahead of Black Friday purchasing
Firefighters slam “irresponsible” TikTok trend after spike in teenagers rescued from toddler swings
Fire service re-launch life-saving campaign this Adult’s Safeguarding Week
Firefighters save pensioner after mobility scooter topples down embankment
Firefighter honoured with national award for his outstanding contribution to water safety
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service firefighters to be tested as part of ground-breaking FBU cancer research project
Chiefs given guided tour of state-of-the-art emergency services eco-hub
Off-duty firefighter helps to save a life
Feline fine during a final job
Fire Service thanks the public, partners and staff after a drop in fires over Bonfire Weekend
Inspiring burn survivor supports Fire Service’s Bonfire Weekend fire safety campaign
Firework warning from region’s eye doctors as bonfire night and Diwali approach
Fire service urges residents and their pets to stay safe this Bonfire weekend
Praise for firefighters after historic pub goes up in flames
Essential Bonfire Night First Aid Advice
Don’t have a rubbish bonfire night - safely secure and store away your wheelie bins
Firefighters remind parents to use electric candles this Halloween
TWFRS praise Control Room staff for helping them become one of the fastest service in the UK
Emergency services launch their Darker Nights campaign
Europe’s largest indoor shopping centre has been put through its paces by the fire service
New Deputy Chief Fire Officer begins his role at Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Fast-thinking firefighters rescue dog from locked car in Gateshead
Young heroes meet up with Fire Service as part of National Burn Awareness Day
New building safety reforms are ready to change the way Fire Service’ keep you safe
Firefighters urge e-scooter and e-bike owners to take care after serious kitchen fire
Fire Safety legislation changes are on their way
Young people make pledges to stay safe behind the wheel of a car
Smoke alarms save elderly man after dramatic kitchen blaze
Leader of Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service retires after 26 years of service
Meet the former photographer who decided to focus on becoming a life-saver
A safety warning to students this semester
Fire Service staff are rewarded for their commitment to helping young people
A former energy expert picks up a fire hose
Fire Control and firefighters praised after flooding sees huge spike in calls
Another life saved on the River Tyne after dramatic water rescue
Mischievous moggy rehomed after a traumatic rescue
Fire Service control room apprentice achieves distinction grade
A vibrant volunteer has thanked the fire service for helping him push himself
Fire Service celebrates legacy left behind by retiree after 40-years’ keeping communities safe
Reflecting on a near disaster
Praise for firefighters after a late night call
Charitable teenagers rewarded for their contribution to their community
Praise for firefighters after wildfire comes within metres of homes
The power of the Prince Trust
New Deputy Chief Fire Officer at Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Closing a door can save lives
Fire Service and Council issue safety warning for e-Bikes and e-Scooters
A chance conversation that changed lives
Emergency services across Tyne and Wear highlight the dangers of the water ahead of World Drowning Prevention Day
Man’s life saved after dramatic throwbag rescue
Proud fire service volunteer reaches 2,000 hours of helping the local community
Calling up a reserve
Be wary of the water
Swapping nursing scrubs for a fire tunic
Firefighters reward lifesaving five year old
Working together to stop deliberate fire setting
Fast thinking five-year-old hailed a hero
Tide turns for former female lifeguard who joins the fire service
Dramatic drone footage released showing scale of Jarrow fire
More than 50 firefighters respond to large blaze at Jarrow industrial estate overnight
Disused building fire that closed one of Newcastle's busiest roads is extinguished
Prohibition notice served on Newcastle city centre residential premises
It felt amazing to save someone's life!
The best noses in the business
Throwline saves another life after dramatic response on Newcastle Quayside
Five-day fire finally looks to be ending
Peter Heath awarded King’s Fire Service Medal
Firefighters praised for their response at wild fire in Prestwick
Businesses urged to take care with artificial flowers after tragic fire fatality in Madrid
Firefighters praised for their response after huge fire at Grade II listed building in Newcastle
Hero security guard saves Sunderland Grandma in mobility scooter drama
Fire service in water safety plea ahead of hot Bank Holiday weekend
Community triumph from tragedy
School children take part in landmark steel signing ceremony for pioneering eco-friendly community Tri Station
Meet the head chef of the North East’s busiest fire and rescue service
Leading the way in firefighter safety
Training together to keep the country safe
New recruits are springing into action
Supporting you with business continuity
New North Tyneside partnership health scheme looks to be a real lifesaver
Being part of history
A message from our Chief Fire Officer ahead of the King's Coronation
Footballing firefighter is in a league of her own
TWFRS continues to provide equipment to Ukrainian firefighters
Peter Heath appointed as the new Chief Fire Officer of Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Throw-bag saves woman’s life on Newcastle Quayside
Father urges people to be water aware in homage to his son
Latest batch of brand new fleet of fire appliances on the streets of Tyne and Wear
Deaf school children produce lifesaving sign language video for firefighters
Supplying South Shields with a new skill set
Meet the dedicated public servant who works for all three blue light services – and the military!
Man dies after house fire in Newcastle
Statement from Chief Fire Officer Chris Lowther on HMICFRS Culture Report
Man dies after being rescued from house fire in South Shields
Worried wake up saves a life
Firefighters to run 200 miles from Newcastle to Leicester in aid of young Cancer patient
Fire Service donate £62,000 worth of life-saving defibrillators to North East charity
A statement from the Chairperson of the Fire and Rescue Authority addressing concerns raised about the culture at TWFRS
A statement from CFO Chris Lowther addressing concerns raised by ITV
Returning to frontline response just down the road
A knock at the door changed everything
Chopwell residents urged to help their community
Chief Fire Officer Chris Lowther announces his intention to retire
Celebrating International Women's Day with Crew Manager Bev Roberts
A life changing advert
Blue light services team up for experiments to help keep high-rise residents safe
Life-changing research could help save the lives of firefighters
A life changing visit
A tribute to Firefighter Barry Martin
Residents hail new eco tri station as an important community milestone
Skills For Life – instructors gain teaching qualification after training course
Ceremony marks start of construction work for ground-breaking eco Tri Station
Woman dies in house fire in Newcastle
Fire Safety experts welcome new Fire Safety (England) Regulations as they come into force
Savvy salesman swaps flogging trainers for tackling fires
Owner of waste site that went up in flames is convicted at criminal court
Following in this dyslexic firefighters footsteps
Firefighters issue safety warning after wood burning stove fire
A one in two million firefighter
Tributes paid to retired firefighter Joe Dixon who has passed away peacefully at 109-years-old
This dog really had her day
Man dies after fatal fire in South Tyneside
Firefighter speaks of sadness at attacks in West Denton
Teenage woman dies after fire at North Shields home
Chair of Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Authority condemns attacks on emergency workers
Just give it a shot
Urgent safety advice issued after attempts to tackle fire almost end in tragedy
Firefighter recruitment is open in Tyne and Wear
An inspiration to future generations
Man dies following house fire in South Shields on Christmas Eve
A chance to celebrate success
Firefighters issue warning after reports of people using hairdryers and cooking hobs to stay warm
Local bars receive lifesaving training ahead of busy festive period
Stop your Christmas going up in smoke
Fire Service in urgent warning after reports of children playing on ice
Firefighters and members of public recognised for saving man’s life
Cocker Spaniel rescued by firefighters during cliff ledge drama
An exciting new beginning this Christmas
Advice issued around alternative heating with snowfall set to hit our region
Future of fire control room is in safe hands says national findings
Jacob climbs the Fire Service ladder
Helping to achieve the goals of White Ribbon Day
Firefighters warn drivers that inconsiderate parking at school is putting lives at risk
Reveller’s life saved by quick thinking security guard
Statement from the Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Authority Chairperson on attacks on Firefighters over the Bonfire period
Fans urged to give drink and drug driving the boot during World Cup
This dog finally got his day
Award winning cadets give back to their community
A heroic rescue
Fire Service praise firefighters and staff for response to Bonfire Weekend 2022
Thankful mam praises firefighters after her toddler got her head stuck in a potty
“We just want to keep you safe”
Residents warned about off-peak energy tariff fire safety risks
Fireworks seized from boot of a car in Newcastle
Plea for parents to use electric candles this Halloween due to flammable costumes that can "burn in seconds"
Control Room staff have been praised for helping TWFRS become the fastest service in the UK
Fearless firefighters have been praised for preventing a huge blaze
Fire cadets praised for their commitment to their community
The eye watering cost of deliberate wheelie bin fires
Don’t let your decisions prove fatal during the darker nights
Multi-agency terror exercise held in Newcastle
Firefighters attacked in Newcastle as figures show abuse of crews has doubled
Parents urged to stop putting lives at risk with illegal parking
Get out and stay out
Raiders of the lost bark!
Fearless firefighters praised for response to serious blaze in South Shields
TWFRS and FBU hold joint DECON seminar to discuss how to reduce contaminants and improve firefighter safety
Resident alerts Fire Service during neighbourly act of kindness
Don’t suffer in silence
Changing lives in just 12 weeks
Success on a life changing course
Setting the standard for fire safety
TWFRS pays tribute to HM Queen Elizabeth II
Wrongly discarded boat flares could’ve led to major South Tyneside fire
It’s not just a job for the boys
Dramatic drop in delibrate fires in Gateshead park
Firefighters praised for battling overnight farm blaze
Fire safety warning after devastating house fire in North Shields
Save a life with a simple phone call
Bridget Phillipson MP praises fire and rescue service after visit to TWFRS HQ
Firefighters praised for life-saving response to Gosforth arson attack
Firefighters and Fire Control staff praised for saving homes from wildfire
Busier than Bonfire Night as firefighter spend 20 hours tackling raging wildfire
Fire chiefs urge public to behave responsibly amid hot weather warnings
Young fire cadet comes to the rescue of injured pedestrian
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service rated Good by HMICFRS
Wall walking with a difference
Emergency services unite as part of World Drowning Prevention Day
Attacked for just doing their job
Firefighters community intervention leads to massive fall in deliberate fires
Water safety reminder after teenager tragically dies in the River Tyne
Planning green light for Hebburn Tri Station
Canadian firefighter travels over 3,000 miles to visit Newcastle fire station in honour of his late grandfather
Is that a bird or a plane?
Calf rescued by firefighters in a moo-ving experience in South Tyneside
Woman dies after house fire in Whitley Bay
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Authority appoint Cllr Phil Tye as their new Chair
New home for Sunderland’s community CCTV centre
Farwell to familiar face across Tyne and Wear
Lucky to be alive
Investigation launched after man dies in South Shields house fire
Getting hot under the collar
10 years on from Thunder Thursday
Magnifying glass sets fire to city centre commercial building
Drowning Prevention Week - volunteers help fund latest water safety equipment
Resident praises firefighters after faulty body dryer causes house blaze
Oh Deer… but what a rescue!
Firefighting Uncle helping to raise £260,000 for nephew with rare cancer
Firefighters rescued trapped dog as it barked up the wrong tree
North East leading the way with trauma care training for frontline firefighters
A message of thanks from our Chief Fire Officer to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on her Platinum Jubilee
Local charities creatively reuse donated Fire Service kit
Fire fighters dash to dramatic Sunday morning animal rescue
Queen's Green Canopy tree planted at TWFRS headquarters in honour of the Platinum Jubilee
Firefighters gained essential rescue training after high-rise building evacuation exercise in Gateshead
Meet the longest serving member of our fire service as he prepares to hang up his boots
A peek behind the fire curtain
Emergency services take part in major incident exercise simulating fire at chemical plant
Firefighters praised for saving the life of student in crisis
TWFRS to launch new Community Risk Management Plan (CRMP)
TWFRS praised by charity workers for helping refugees settle into their new home
Meet Vinnie…Tyne and Wear’s youngest ever firefighter
Firefighters and staff across Tyne and Wear remember those who have died in the line of duty
Firefighter following in father’s footsteps achieves apprenticeship distinction
TWFRS staff member helps ensure safety of her community
Message to residents after spike in wheelie bin fires
Our message to our communities ahead of a busy Easter period
Firefighters praised after fire at derelict building on Newcastle's City Road
Smoke alarm saved my life
Ending the suffer-ring for this midwife
TWFRS praised for helping to set up Nightingale Hospital as the site closes its doors for the final time
Eight-week old kitten rescued from inside bathroom wall by firefighters
Daddy and daughter training to save lives
Firefighters praise local community for help identifying suspected arsonists
Recruitment for firefighters is closing
Firefighter calls on community to his follow in his footsteps before riding off into the sunset
Firefighters step up community working after blaze in Gateshead park
Firefighter ditches his delivery day job to fulfil his dream
TWFRS support NFCC in providing equipment to Ukrainian firefighters
Firefighters evacuate Sunderland high rise as part of essential training exercise
Firefighters help Newcastle Polish Centre with Ukraine relief efforts
A North East Fire Service has been praised as it becomes the first in the UK to become an Endometriosis Friendly Employer
TWFRS gas supply statement
Persistence paid off for this Firefighter
Firefighters praised after Quayside blaze
Age is not a barrier to recruitment at TWFRS
Fast-thinking firefighters save local business from going in to a spin
Firefighter finds his home with TWFRS after growing up in the foster system
Firefighter reveals how he fled war-torn country to find a home at TWFRS
Recruitment for firefighters now open in Tyne and Wear
Firefighters praised for rescuing casualty from wreckage of Sunderland gas explosion
Firefighters respond to suspected gas explosion that injures two in Sunderland
Rookie firefighters start their training as next generation of life-savers
Tyneside warehouse rescued from fire thanks to live saving sprinkler system
Firefighters praised after battling four day blaze
TWFRS unveil state-of-the art USAR training facility
Investigation launched into death of man rescued from Sunderland house fire
Young agoraphobic flourishes on Fire Service community programme
Firefighters praised by Newcastle Falcons after saving match from postponement during Storm Malik
Air of the dog
Local family find heritage haul highlighting career of fire and police legend
Happy to be finally home
Still time to have your say on new Hebburn Tri Station
Fire appliance taken off the road with cracked windscreen after being attacked by disorderly teenagers
Flat fire saved by sprinklers
TWFRS praised by NHS after dedicating 11,000 hours of their time in the fight against Covid
Suspected arson attack victim praises firefighters
A date to remember for this firefigher
A new lease of life for a former Undertaker
Fire Control staff praised for helping to save lives in 2021
A change of pace for this racer
From ripping up carpets to putting out fire pits
TWFRS praised by health officials for helping to stand up vaccination centre in just four days
Let's look out for each other this Christmas
From runway lights to blue lights 
New campaign aimed at raising awareness of the danger of battery fires and increasing battery recycling
New recruits get early Christmas present by passing their firefighter training
Second case of Throwline vandalism at James Steel Park
Don't let your Christmas plans go up in smoke
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
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