Scottish Fire And Rescue Service: http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/ The latest News from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service web site. Tue, 03 Aug 2021 01:07:51 Copyright 2021, Scottish Fire And Rescue Service; all rights reserved. SFRS received over 50 calls overnight due to severe weather flooding incidents in the North of Scotland http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/sfrs-received-over-50-calls-overnight-due-to-severe-weather-flooding-incidents-in-the-north-of-scotland.aspx The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service received more than 50 emergency calls overnight due to the severe weather in the North of Scotland. Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:31:11 The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to stay safe in and around water this summer http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/the-scottish-fire-and-rescue-service-is-urging-people-to-stay-safe-in-and-around-water-this-summer.aspx The reminder has been issued following the deaths of six people in Scotland's waterways between Friday, July 23 and Saturday, July 24. Mon, 26 Jul 2021 04:34:15 SFRS issues wildfire warnings in Scotland http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/wildfire-warning-issued-july-24.aspx Fri, 23 Jul 2021 06:04:22 Moray firefighters appeal for responsible use of countryside this summer http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/moray-firefighters-appeal-for-responsible-use-of-countryside-this-summer.aspx Emergency services in the Moray area are issuing an urgent warning after attending more than 40 fires in the local countryside. Thu, 22 Jul 2021 01:14:53 UK Fire Service Rugby make a special presentation to Doddie Weir OBE http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/uk-fire-service-rugby-make-a-special-presentation-to-doddie-weir-obe.aspx A group of rugby playing firefighters have presented Scottish legend Doddie Weir with a special fire helmet. They travelled to Doddie’s home in the Scottish Borders to say thank you and to acknowledge his support for the fire service rugby teams over the years. Tue, 20 Jul 2021 09:51:46 Public asked to have their say on changes to workplace automatic fire alarm response http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/public-asked-to-have-their-say-on-changes-to-workplace-automatic-fire-alarm-response.aspx A consultation on proposals to change the response to workplace automatic fire alarm (AFA) signals has been launched today by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS). These alerts result in more than 28000 call outs each year, with only two per-cent of all incidents resulting in a fire. Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:03:23 Wildfire warning for July 17 and 18 affecting Eastern Scotland http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/wildfire-warning-for-july-17-and-18,-2021.aspx Fri, 16 Jul 2021 03:04:51 Firefighter scales Scotland’s highest peak in full kit for charity http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/firefighter-scales-scotland’s-highest-peak-in-full-kit-for-charity.aspx Tue, 13 Jul 2021 11:30:52 Fire at Mossbell Road, Bellshill, North Lanarkshire http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/fire-at-mossbell-road,-bellshill,-north-lanarkshire.aspx Please note at at 1.13pm on Friday, July 9, we are currently in attendance at a fire at an industrial unit on Mossbell Road, Bellshill, North Lanarkshire. Fri, 09 Jul 2021 01:15:35 Outdoor fire safety message pitched at campers http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/07/outdoor-fire-safety-message-pitched-at-campers.aspx Safety advice to prevent avoidable fires in the Scottish countryside is being pitched at campers as summer time approaches. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 08:57:42