19/10/2014 @ 20:09
Alresford Road, Wivenhoe
19/10/2014 @ 19:18
Manor Road, Chigwell
19/10/2014 @ 12:33
Oxley Garden,s Stanford le Hope
19/10/2014 @ 12:14
This week - weather permitting - Essex County Fire and Rescue Service will be taking steps to accelerate burning at the timber recycling site in Thoby Lane, which has been ablaze since August 18. Firefighters continue to maintain a constant ...
A project which will help to reduce flooding by mapping every ordinary water courses in the county. Where Does Water Go? is a parish and volunteer lead initiative to obtain the location and condtion of watercourses throughout the county. The ...
There is nothing more annoying than the sound of a smoke alarm going off when you are making toast, but that piercing beep is all that stands between your family suffocating in their sleep or escaping unharmed if a fire breaks out at night. At ...
There were emotional scenes at Grays Fire Station on Tuesday September 30 when grandfather Ian Bainbridge was reunited with Mark Baines, the firefighter who saved his life when he suffered a heart attack in the street. Both were at the Station as ...
ECFRS values its people, recognising that their contribution to the organisation is crucial to its ongoing growth and development. At ECFRS, you truly can make a difference. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment for those interested in a career here, not just for firefighters in the front line. Behind the scenes, we employ control operators, engineers and a team of professionals in a range of crucial administrative and support roles. The personal development and ongoing training of our
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