Scottish Fire And Rescue Service: http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/ The latest News from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service web site. Tue, 19 Oct 2021 05:14:25 Copyright 2021, Scottish Fire And Rescue Service; all rights reserved. Incident update: Gorse Park, Ayr http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/gorse-park-(1).aspx Tue, 19 Oct 2021 02:23:01 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service seeks support for a safe Bonfire Night period http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/scottish-fire-and-rescue-service-seeks-support-for-a-safe-bonfire-night-period.aspx The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is highlighting the risks to communities from deliberate fire setting and attacks on crews as it enters its busiest period of the year. Mon, 18 Oct 2021 08:16:39 Celebrating Black History Month http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/celebrating-black-history-month-(1).aspx ONE of Scotland’s highest-ranking black fire officers has recalled the racial slurs he endured as a young man – and says he is proud to be a role model for a new generation tackling such discrimination. Fri, 15 Oct 2021 09:31:33 HMFSI report into SFRS COP26 preparations welcomed http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/hmfsi-report-into-sfrs-cop26-preparations-welcomed.aspx Wed, 13 Oct 2021 10:47:55 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service advises on risks of home fireworks displays this Bonfire Night http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/scottish-fire-and-rescue-service-advises-on-risks-of-home-fireworks-displays-this-bonfire-night.aspx The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is underlining the dangers of the private use of fireworks as some organised displays are being cancelled for the second year due to COVID-19 restrictions. Tue, 12 Oct 2021 09:25:44 Celebrating Black History Month http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/celebrating-black-history-month.aspx A founding member of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Board and one of Scotland’s first black Police Officers says more has to be done to make Scotland’s emergency services “truly diverse”. Fri, 08 Oct 2021 10:40:16 SFRS outlines preparations to support COP26 http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/sfrs-outlines-preparations-to-support-cop26.aspx Thu, 07 Oct 2021 09:45:14 Just one week left to respond to fire service consultation on changes to workplace automatic fire alarm response http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/10/just-one-week-left-to-respond-to-fire-service-consultation-on-changes-to-workplace-automatic-fire-alarm-response.aspx The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is seeking the views of the people of Scotland on three options for responding to automatic fire alarms. Mon, 04 Oct 2021 02:11:10 SFRS reveals firefighters respond to almost 30,000 workplace false alarms each year http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/09/sfrs-reveals-firefighters-respond-to-almost-30,000-workplace-false-alarms-each-year.aspx Around 64,000 hours of firefighters’ time is needlessly spent each year checking out false alarms from workplaces, figures from the latest Scottish Fire and Rescue Service consultation show. Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:01:21 Determined Mathew clocking up the miles to help pay back the firefighters who helped save his life http://www.firescotland.gov.uk/news-campaigns/news/2021/09/steptembear-update.aspx SFRS Heritage Trust volunteer Mathew Rooney is taking part in StepTembear. Tue, 21 Sep 2021 02:33:55