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Crews mobilised to chemical spillage

Monday 23 November 2020

Longmead Road, Emersons Green We were called at 12:22 to reports of a chemical spillage at a warehouse on Longmead Road, Emersons Green. Crews from Yate, Patchway and Kingswood attend and on...

Unique road-to-rail vehicle to help emer...

Tuesday 24 November 2020

Emergency services will have a better chance of saving lives when responding to incidents in the Severn Tunnel thanks to a new innovative road-to-rail vehicle which has been provided by...

Crews mobilised to van fire

Thursday 19 November 2020

Moravian Road, Kingswood Crews from Kingswood, Temple, Hicks Gate were mobilised to reports of a warehouse fire. On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the warehouse involving a van. Firefighters used three...

Crews mobilised to RTC

Tuesday 17 November 2020

Long Ashton bypass, Long Ashton Crews from Temple and Bedminster were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found one vehicle involved in an RTC. Firefighters used cutting equipment...

New report highlights south west fire se...

Monday 16 November 2020

A new report highlights the impact of multi-agency pandemic working undertaken by fire and rescue services (FRSs) across the south west of England – including frontline assistance provided to the...

AF&RS supports ‘No Need to Speed’ ca...

Monday 16 November 2020

‘No Need to Speed’ is the message being shared by Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS), local partners and our wider communities in support of this year’s Road Safety Week...

Crews mobilised to fire in Avonmouth

Wednesday 11 November 2020

Avonmouth Way, Avonmouth We were called at 20:59 to a fire in a large warehouse in Avonmouth. Crews from Avonmouth, Southmead, Patchway, Pill, Kingswood, Portishead and Temple were in attendance. Firefighters using breathing...

Crews mobilised to fire in single storey...

Monday 09 November 2020

Perrett Way, Pill We were called at 20:20 to a fire on Perrett Way, Pill. Crews from Avonmouth, Pill, Temple and Bedminster attended the incident and on arrival found a fire in...

Crews attend fire in high rise premise

Monday 09 November 2020

Marlborough Street, Bristol City Centre     We were called at 18:40 on Monday 9th November to a fire in a high rise premise on Marlborough Street, Bristol City Centre.   Crews from Temple, Southmead...

Crews called to road traffic collision

Monday 09 November 2020

Rhodyate, Blagdon     We were called at 11:54 to a road traffic collision on Rhodyate, Blagdon.   Crews from Blagdon, Temple, Winscombe and Yatton attended the incident involving a van and a car.   Firefighters used...

Crews mobilised to house fire

Wednesday 04 November 2020

Dovercourt Road, Horfield We were called at 13:16 to a house fire on Dovercourt Road, Horfield. Crews from Temple and Patchway attended the scene and found the kitchen, of a two-storey end...

Do something different this Bonfire Nigh...

Wednesday 04 November 2020

Fire, police and public health leaders in the South West, along with local councils, are urging the public to stay safe this Bonfire Night by ‘doing something different’ to celebrate. The...