Welcome to the Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service website

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Latest News

Spencer the search and rescue dog
Our Search and Rescue dog Spencer now has his own blog! Visit the blog.
A Tyne and Wear firefighter from yesteryear
A section of our website for former employees of TWFRS.
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Visit SafetyWorks  - providing realistic, interactive learning experiences and safety advice.

Countdown To The 1 June 2015

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Lighter Nights Campaign

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Lighter Nights Campaign 2015  Follow the link for further information

We are encouraging residents to take extra care when it comes to fire safety in the home and to ensure they have a working smoke alarm.       

We are also encouraging businesses to ensure they have an up to date fire risk assessment.   

  • Fit and test your smoke alarm

  • Plan your escape route

  • If you have a fire call 999  

For more information about how residents and businesses can stay safe from fire follow this link.

Volunteering Opportunities

Interested in becoming a Volunteer? Find out more. Current Vacancies

Job Vacancies at Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service

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