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Crews called to vehicle fire

Monday 03 October 2022

Winterstoke Road, Weston-Super-Mare Crews from Weston-Super-Mare were called at 05:33 to reports of a lorry fire. On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the container of the lorry and gained access through...

Crews mobolised to RTC

Sunday 02 October 2022

Wells Road, Westfield Crews from Bath, Radstock and Paulton were called at 21:54 to reports of a road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found a collision involving one vehicle and all persons...

Crews rescue person stuck in lift

Sunday 02 October 2022

Queen Charlotte Street, Bristol Crews from Bedminster and Avonmouth were called at 17:57 to reports of a person stuck in a lift. On arrival, firefighters found a person stuck in the lift...

Crews called to building fire

Saturday 01 October 2022

Stapleton Road, Easton Crews from Temple and Bedminster were called at 12:25 to reports of smoke issuing from a building. On arrival, firefighters found a fire outside the basement access doors of...

Keeping your student digs fire safe

Tuesday 27 September 2022

On Student Fire Safety Week (26 September – 2 October), Avon Fire & Rescue Service are welcoming students to their new accommodation with a gentle reminder to stay alert to...

Powerful police, fire and ambulance educ...

Tuesday 27 September 2022

Sixth formers from Clevedon School in North Somerset will witness the severe consequences resulting from someone choosing to drink or drug drive on Monday (26 September), when Avon and Somerset...

Impressive redevelopment of Avonmouth F...

Monday 26 September 2022

With work having begun in 2020, the two and half year long redevelopment of Avon Fire & Rescue Service’s (AF&RS) Avonmouth Fire Station was completed this month. With work having begun...

Emergency services respond to fatal Bris...

Sunday 25 September 2022

Shortly after 2.15am this morning emergency services were called to a fire at a block of flats in Easton, Bristol. The fire was on the top floor of Twinnell House on...

Crews respond to building fire

Sunday 25 September 2022

Easton, Bristol. Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) were called shortly after 02:15am on Sunday 25 September to a fire at a block of flats in Easton, Bristol. 11 fire engines from...

Crews mobilised to fire at residential p...

Friday 23 September 2022

Lower Clifton Hill, Clifton Crews from Temple and Bedminster were called at 7:15 to reports of a fire at a residential property. On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the basement and...

Crews respond to RTC

Thursday 22 September 2022

Great Stoke Way, Stoke Gifford Crews from Avonmouth, Patchway and Southmead were called at 07:09 to reports of a road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found one vehicle on its roof in...

Summer safety sessions prove a big hit w...

Wednesday 21 September 2022

Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) have opened up a number of their fire stations to children for a series of safety sessions this summer. Children in Key Stages 1 and...