WCoFF NEWS Desk

    Article Added: 22 Jun 2019

    Frustrations regarding the Police and Crime Commissioner’s refusal to give the final go ahead to a previously agreed collaboration were voiced at the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority meeting yesterday (June 20).    Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Jason Ablewhite had previously agreed that the Fire Authority could have a piece of land on the police training site ...

    Article Added: 22 Jun 2019

    Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) has been recognised for its work in promoting equality, diversity and inclusion at the Asian Fire Service Association (AFSA) Personal Fair and Diverse Awards. The award celebrates Services that demonstrate strategic and operational awareness and understanding of how to challenge, promote and advance equality, diversity, and inclusion at seni ...

    Article Added: 10 Jun 2019

    ORDERS OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE King George V created these honours during World War I to reward services to the war effort by civilians at home and servicemen in support positions.The ranks are Commander (CBE), Officer (OBE) and Member (MBE).They are now awarded for prominent national or regional roles and to those making distinguished or notable contributions in their own specific areas of activit ...

    Article Added: 08 Jun 2019

    Past Master Bruce Hoad is a retired principal fire officer and finished his operational service as Deputy Chief Fire Officer in Northamptonshire, although he still works in an advisory capacity for the service in East Sussex. He has been a member of Operation Florian since 2008 but was a supporter of its activities for a number of years before that through his roles in fire and rescue services i ...

    Article Added: 07 Jun 2019

     Please find below information received from the Clerk of the City Livery Club. For your information, Peter is also a long standing liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Firefighters, although the nomination was originated and followed through by the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals.   Steven Tamcken Clerk. *************************************************************** ...

    Article Added: 07 Jun 2019

    A large stack fire, that was started deliberately, has had crews at the scene tackling it since the early hours of the morning, preventing them from being available to attend other emergencies. The fire, on Blockmoor Drove near Mepal, started at 2.15am on Thursday (June 6) and involves around 2,500 tonnes of straw. One crew from Chatteris initially attended and found a fire involving two large st ...