Skip to main content


Click on the headings below to access the relevant news pages.

Rescue Day promises to be a ‘magnificent seventh’

27 June 2014

A Rescue Day involving all the major players in an emergency will take place on Saturday 12th July 2014 at 7 Lakes Country Park in Crowle, North...

Paul making a splash at national triathlon events

26 June 2014

Paul Clucas recently represented the Fire Service at two national triathlon events, which were both qualifying races for the World and European...

Update at 15:50 -  Ashby Road incident Scunthorpe

24 June 2014

Update: gas leak now isolated, HFRS crews withdrawing from scene which is left in hands of National Grid. The cordon is being reduced, but still...

Appointment of External Independent Members to the Governance, Audit & Scrutiny Committee

23 June 2014

Humberside Fire Authority (HFA) is seeking up to 4 external Independent Members to join its Governance, Audit and Scrutiny (GAS) Committee.

Fire service hold training with Defence School of Transport students

23 June 2014

Fire and rescue teams from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) are required to take part in regular road traffic collision and immediate...

Beverley house fire - family saved by smoke alarm

23 June 2014

Fire crews attended a fire at a house in Colleridge Road in Beverley in the early hours of Sunday morning. Two adults and three children escaped...

Kids alert to summer dangers in Hull

20 June 2014

Have fun but stay safe over summer is the message that 1,000 Hull school children will be given at a hands-on safety event taking place throughout...

Reducing the risks of collisions on the region’s roads

18 June 2014

With further industrial action planned on Saturday 21 June 10:00hrs – 17:00hrs, Humberside Fire and Rescue is urging drivers to take extra care on...

UK Road Safety Week proves to be a huge success

17 June 2014

Fire and rescue services (FRS) across the United Kingdom moved into top gear for an unprecedented week of co-ordinated road safety awareness raising.

Smoke alarm alerts woman to fire

12 June 2014

A fire broke out in the kitchen of a property in Kingfisher Close, Barton today (Thursday 12 June). The woman who lived in the property was upstairs...

Calvert Lane Fire Station Family Fun Day

11 June 2014

Calvert Lane Fire Station in Hull is hosting an open day on Sunday 22 June, where there’ll be lots of fun for the whole family to enjoy. There will...

Unnecessary 999 calls during periods of industrial action

11 June 2014

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) is urging members of the public not to make unnecessary 999 calls, particularly during periods of...

Enjoy the Match Campaign launches

10 June 2014

Ahead of the 2014 World Cup, the Hull Community Safety Partnership is launching a campaign – Enjoy the Match – to encourage people in Hull to enjoy...

Businesses urged to reduce the risk of fire during industrial action

10 June 2014

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is urging businesses to take steps to reduce the risk of fire prior to the next phase of industrial...

Immingham Project gets the thumbs up for raising aspirations

9 June 2014

An innovative project in North East Lincolnshire has been hailed a great success by Community Safety Advocates and youngsters following the...

Industrial Action: Reducing the risks of fire in the home

9 June 2014

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is urging members of the public to take steps to protect themselves, their loved ones and their property from the...

UK Road Safety Week begins

9 June 2014

As Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) UK Road Safety Week begins (9 to 15 June), Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS), along with other fire...

Reds on fire in the Battle of the Blues and Twos

7 June 2014

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service took the battle of the Blues and Twos with a hard fought 2-0 victory against Humberside Police at Hull University...

Be aware of the fire risks associated with fake chargers

6 June 2014

In recent months, fires relating to fake chargers such as e-cigarettes and mobile phones chargers have increased. This short video highlights how...

UK Road Safety Week, 9 to 15 June 2014

6 June 2014

‘Be Safe Out There’In support of the Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) UK Road Safety Week, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS), along...

Further FBU strike dates announced

5 June 2014

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has today announced further strike dates as they remain in dispute with central government over pensions.

Public Notice - Humberside Fire Authority - Audit of Accounts 2013/14

2 June 2014