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Emergency services to be on hand at Thorley Park 'community day'

Emergency services to be on hand at Thorley Park 'community day'

Emergency services to be on hand at Thorley Park 'community day'

24 May 2022

The event at Thorley Neighbourhood Centre on Thursday (10am-2pm) will include crime prevention, fire safety and first aid advice.


Man suffers smoke inhalation and burns to hands in Stortford flat fire

Man suffers smoke inhalation and burns to hands in Stortford flat fire

Man suffers smoke inhalation and burns to hands in Stortford flat fire

03 May 2022

Both fire engines from Bishop's Stortford and one from Sawbridgeworth were called to flats in St Michael's Mead on Friday evening.


Sawbo fire crew faced 'arduous conditions' at Harlow factory blaze

Sawbo fire crew faced 'arduous conditions' at Harlow factory blaze

Sawbo fire crew faced 'arduous conditions' at Harlow factory blaze

29 April 2022

Sawbridgeworth's was among 12 crews, numbering up to 70 firefighters, who were there at the height of Tuesday's blaze.


Plumes of smoke seen in Sawbo as fire crews battle Harlow factory blaze

Plumes of smoke seen in Sawbo as fire crews battle Harlow factory blaze

Plumes of smoke seen in Sawbo as fire crews battle Harlow factory blaze

26 April 2022

Dozens of firefighters from Essex, Hertfordshire and London tackle huge blaze in industrial building in River Way on Tuesday morning.


Electrical fault cause of devastating blaze at Axe and Compasses

Electrical fault cause of devastating blaze at Axe and Compasses

Electrical fault cause of devastating blaze at Axe and Compasses

25 April 2022

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service says Mother's Day fire was accidental while customers are delighted the Arkesden pub's sweet trolley is safe.


Police treating two fires in 10 days at naturist spa as arson

Police treating two fires in 10 days at naturist spa as arson

Police treating two fires in 10 days at naturist spa as arson

12 April 2022

Blazes happened at Clarklands which was target of police raid and resulted in two people being arrested on suspicion of keeping a brothel.


Woman rescued from fire in flat in Bishop's Stortford dies in hospital

Woman rescued from fire in flat in Bishop's Stortford dies in hospital

Woman rescued from fire in flat in Bishop's Stortford dies in hospital

07 April 2022

Victim of fire in ground-floor flat near Herts and Essex Hospital on Wednesday morning dies along with her pet dog and cat.


Woman rescued from fire in flat near Herts and Essex Hospital

Woman rescued from fire in flat near Herts and Essex Hospital

Woman rescued from fire in flat near Herts and Essex Hospital

06 April 2022

Police say a woman has been taken to hospital "in a serious condition" following the fire in a ground-floor flat in Cavell Drive.


Car fire at Sawbridgeworth spa 'suspected arson', say police

Car fire at Sawbridgeworth spa 'suspected arson', say police

Car fire at Sawbridgeworth spa 'suspected arson', say police

30 March 2022

Hooded man seen fleeing from blaze outside Clarklands naturist spa and massage parlour which in December was the subject of a police raid.


Investigation under way after pub is destroyed in Mother's Day blaze

Investigation under way after pub is destroyed in Mother's Day blaze

Investigation under way after pub is destroyed in Mother's Day blaze

28 March 2022

Community rallies to support the Christou family whose pub, the Axe and Compasses in Arkesden, was devastated by Sunday's fire.


Hertfordshire's new fire investigation dog Loki reports for duty

Hertfordshire's new fire investigation dog Loki reports for duty

Hertfordshire's new fire investigation dog Loki reports for duty

05 March 2022

The three-month-old black Labrador pup has been drafted in as an apprentice for Reqs, one of the UK's longest-serving fire investigation dogs.


Fallen tree traps fire appliance at station during height of Storm Eunice

Fallen tree traps fire appliance at station during height of Storm Eunice

Fallen tree traps fire appliance at station during height of Storm Eunice

21 February 2022

Stansted firefighters helped clear the fallen tree which blocked side access, trapping its foam appliance in the back yard.


Storm Eunice: Almost 300 fallen trees calls to Herts highways and fire service

Storm Eunice: Almost 300 fallen trees calls to Herts highways and fire service

Storm Eunice: Almost 300 fallen trees calls to Herts highways and fire service

18 February 2022

County council closed all its recycling centres and family centres, seven libraries – including Sawbo's – and two coronavirus testing sites.


Lamppost topples on to house after being hit by car in Bishop's Stortford

Lamppost topples on to house after being hit by car in Bishop's Stortford

Lamppost topples on to house after being hit by car in Bishop's Stortford

14 February 2022

Bishop's Stortford fire and rescue crew called to an address off Stansted Road on Friday morning.


Firefighters call for new recruits to join Sawbridgeworth station

Firefighters call for new recruits to join Sawbridgeworth station

Firefighters call for new recruits to join Sawbridgeworth station

28 January 2022

On-call firefighters are fully trained and respond to incidents from home, work or other locations within four minutes of the station.


Youths in Thorley Park arson spree slammed by fire chief

Youths in Thorley Park arson spree slammed by fire chief

Youths in Thorley Park arson spree slammed by fire chief

21 January 2022

Two fire engines from Bishop's Stortford station dealt with a spate of five arson incidents around the estate on Thursday evening.


Double parked cars delay fire crew en route to medical emergency

Double parked cars delay fire crew en route to medical emergency

Double parked cars delay fire crew en route to medical emergency

15 December 2021

Stansted firefighters lost vital minutes knocking on doors to get people to move their vehicles to clear a path to a 999 incident.


Elderly woman dies as fire spreads through terraced house

Elderly woman dies as fire spreads through terraced house

Elderly woman dies as fire spreads through terraced house

28 November 2021

Neighbours on both sides evacuated as firefighters tackle blaze in Thaxted on Saturday morning.


Man arrested after crash knocks out power to homes

Man arrested after crash knocks out power to homes

Man arrested after crash knocks out power to homes

09 November 2021

Sunday evening's two-vehicle collision in Clavering affected power supplies to 38 homes in the Stortford Road area.


Leave fireworks to the professionals, say Herts firefighters

Leave fireworks to the professionals, say Herts firefighters

Leave fireworks to the professionals, say Herts firefighters

04 November 2021

The county council has removed about 1,000 fireworks from traders in Herts since 2018 and fire service reports "significant" rise in incidents.


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