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There was an emotional reunion today when a heroic bus driver was reunited with the man he saved. Andy Waterman received a Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation from Acting Chief Fire Officer Adam Eckley in recognition of the life saving action ...
A group of 10 youngsters from Little Havens Hospice took part in a special Firebreak course at Southend Fire Station this week. The course, which took place between February 16 and 19, used firefighting training and skills to boost ...
The most important date in the Chinese calendar takes place on February 19 and families will be holding celebrations throughout Essex to usher in the year of the ram. But while celebrations are going on it is important to take some simple ...
The Fire Brigades Union has announced further strike action as part of its national dispute with Government over planned changes to firefighter pensions. Members of the FBU will strike for 24 hours from 7am on February 25 to 7am on February ...
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service values its people, recognising that their contribution is crucial to its ongoing growth and development. As part of the team, you truly can make a difference and play your part in our future. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment for those interested in a career here, not just for Firefighters but for a variety of support roles across numerous professions such as Media, Procurement, Engineering, Finance, ICT, HR, Learning and Development and Property – we employ a team of
The Fire Authority was formed on April 1, 1998 by virtue of the Local Government Act 1992. Essex Fire and Rescue Service is directly responsible to the Essex Fire Authority. The 25 Members of the Authority are elected Members nominated by the three constituent District councils. Twenty members are nominated by Essex County Council, three by Southend Borough Council and two by Thurrock Borough Council. At its Annual Meeting the Authority elects a Chairman and appoints a Vice-Chairman. The Chairman is Councillor Anthony Hedley