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Crews mobilised to tree fire

Monday 01 June 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

  Fishponds Road, Eastville Crews from Temple, Kingswood and Southmead were mobilised to reports of a tree fire. On arrival, firefighters found an area of trees on fire and a storage container affected.    Crews...

Crews mobilised to car fire

Sunday 31 May 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

  St Ladoc Road, Keynsham   Crews from Hicks Gate fire station were mobilised to reports of a car on fire.   On arrival, firefighters found a car alight.   Firefighters used one breathing apparatus...

Nailsea Crew called to fire in woods

Saturday 23 May 2020

Posted in North Somerset incidents

Tower House Lane, Wraxell One crew from Nailsea fire station was mobilsed to reports of a fire in the woods. On arrival, firefighters found wood on fire and a shed affected.  Firefighters used...

Crews called to strong chemical smell

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

North Street, Bristol  Crews from Bedminster and Patchway fire stations were mobilised to reports of a strong chemical smell in a high rise building.  On arrival, firefighters found a strong chemical smell...

Crews mobilised to shed fire

Thursday 28 May 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

Oldfield Park, Bath Crews from Bath fire station were called to reports of a shed on fire.  On arrival, firefighters found the shed on fire and affecting a residential property.  Firefighters used four...

Crews mobilised to casualties in the wat…

Thursday 28 May 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

Toll Bridge Road, Lower Swainswick Water rescue teams from Bath and Bedminster fire stations were mobilised to reports of several people in the water. On arrival, firefighters took part in a search...

Crews rescue one pony from rhyne

Thursday 28 May 2020

Posted in North Somerset incidents

Puxton Road, Puxton Crews from Bedminster and Winscombe fire stations were mobilised to reports of a pony stuck in a rhyne. On arrival, firefighters used animal rescue equipment and the assistance of...

Crews mobilised to lorry on its side

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Posted in South Gloucestershire incidents

Tetbury Road, Old Sodbury Crews from Bath, Avonmouth and Yate fire stations were mobilised to reports road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found one heavy goods lorry on its side. One male casualty...

Crews mobilised to RTC with electricity …

Monday 25 May 2020

Posted in South Gloucestershire incidents

Keynsham Road, Willsbridge Crews from Kingswood, Hicks Gate and Temple fire stations were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found one vehicle had left the road and...

AF&RS urges people to call 999 in an…

Wednesday 20 May 2020

Posted in News all areas

Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) is urging people to continue to dial 999 in the event of an emergency. The move comes after Avon and Somerset Police saw a spike...

Crews mobilised to roof rescue

Wednesday 20 May 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

Lower Bristol Road, Bath Crews from Bath fire station were mobilised to assist ambulance crews on Lower Bristol Road in Bath. On arrival, firefighters rescued one male casualty from the roof of...

Crews mobilised to residential fire

Wednesday 20 May 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

Ringwood Crescent, Bristol Crews from Patchway, Southmead and Temple fire stations were mobilised to reports of a fire in a residential property. On arrival, firefighters found the fire in the ground floor...