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Firefighters to add heart and warmth checks to Safe and Well visits

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:04
For almost a year now Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) firefighters and advocates have been carrying out Safe and Well visits to the county’s residents aged over 65 or those considered at particular risk. From Monday 15 January 2018, atrial fibrillation advice will be expanded to everyone receiving a Safe and Well visit in Cheshire.
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Register My Appliance Day

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:20
Today is Register My Appliance Day. Firefighters are asking everyone to improve their home safety by taking a few minutes to register the household appliances that they rely on every day.
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Council tax precept consultation

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:18
Cheshire Fire Authority is seeking views on increasing the council tax precept following new Government guidelines
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Yellow warning of fog from the Met Office

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 09:59
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning of fog for Cheshire from 7pm Wednesday 10 January until 11am on Thursday 11 January.
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Chimney fire safety

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 00:00
Most chimney fires are preventable. Regular inspection and cleaning of chimney flues will help prevent fires within chimneys.
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Storm Eleanor - advice during strong winds

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 00:00
The following tips should be followed during periods of very bad weather, including strong wind and heavy rainfall.
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BandQ issues urgent recall over remote control plug sets

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 09:51
Product recall - BandQ has issued an urgent recall over two of its remote control on/off plug sets due to a potential fire risk. They were on sale from September 2014 to November 2017.
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BandQ issues urgent recall over remote control plug sets

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 09:51
Product recall - BandQ has issued an urgent recall over two of its remote control on/off plug sets due to a potential fire risk. They were on sale from September 2014 to November 2017.
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Video review of 2017

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 06:00
As we approach the end of 2017, here's a video review of the year for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service - giving a snapshot of incidents, awards, openings and more across the Service.
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Winter driving safety tips

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:00
Of all the seasons, winter requires the most care and preparation if you're to stay safe. In winter it is even more important to check your vehicle is well maintained and serviced. Please be prepared in case the bad weather strikes in your area of Cheshire.
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Stay fire-safe this Christmas

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:00
Many of the things we enjoy over the Christmas period, such as the fairy lights, candles, paper hats and decorations, can all be fire hazards when proper care is not taken.
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Stay safe on the roads at Christmas

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 00:00
The annual Christmas Drink Drive crackdown in Cheshire has been launched with a warning to motorists for the festive period. Our key message to drivers is : If you are driving don't drink!
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Electrical fire safety advice

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
Electrical appliances have become a staple of modern life - from fridges and phones to toasters or the TV, it's hard to think of how we would get by without a few electrically-powered essentials.
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Hallowe'en - important fire safety tips

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 16:00
With 31st October just around the corner, Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to remind you about some important fire safety messages.
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Hallowe'en - important fire safety tips

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 16:00
With 31st October just around the corner, Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to remind you about some important fire safety messages.
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Fire Cadets - Nepal School Project 2017

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 01:00
The next group of Cheshire Fire Cadets and leaders have been chosen to be the Nepal Team for 2017 and fundraising for the trip is now underway.
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Fire Cadets - Nepal School Project 2017

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 01:00
The next group of Cheshire Fire Cadets and leaders have been chosen to be the Nepal Team for 2017 and fundraising for the trip is now underway.
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Fire safety for students living away at Uni

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 01:00
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to encourage all students to take five minutes to help stay safe from fire at home. Our online home safety check takes less than five minutes to complete, and gives you the top tips to keep your home safe.
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STAR Awards 2017

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:32
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service ninth STAR (Success, Talent, Achievement and Recognition) award ceremony was held at Mere Golf and Country Club on October 17, sponsored by construction company ISG.
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Happy Diwali ! Celebrate safely

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:00
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to offer fire safety advice to people celebrating Diwali
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