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Response

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service is committed to providing the best possible emergency response to the communities we serve, 24 hours a day.

Fire fighters in action 

We are a modern fire and rescue service and our highly trained staff are ready to respond to a wide range of emergency incidents, from fighting a house fire to searching a collapsed building for casualties

Resilience
Resilience

Ensuring that the country is prepared to detect, prevent and respond with speed and certainty to major emergencies, including terrorist a...

Service Vehicles and Equipment
Service Vehicles and Equipment

Our specialist Service Control staff answer 999 calls and ensure that the right personnel and equipment are sent to an incident as quickly ...

Property Fires
Property Fires

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service respond to fires in all types of property in all areas. Below you will find details of the type of fires we can expect to attend on a daily bas...

Wildfires
Wildfires

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service attend over 2500 grass or wildfires a year. A wildfire is an uncontrolled area of vegetation which becomes alight. The terrain or geography of these Wil...

Search and Rescue
Search and Rescue

Following the events of September 11th, the UK government implemented a programme to ensure that the UK Fire Service had the capability to deal with such events should they occur here. The...

Water Rescue
Water Rescue

The service is a first responder for all types of water rescue. Our staff have been specifically trained and equiped to deal with wide spread flooding and rescues of persons from fast flowing w...

Road Traffic Collisions
Road Traffic Collisions

As a Fire and Rescue Service, we attend a large number of incidents involving vehicle collisions. All of our fire engines are equipped with either hydraulic or electric cutting and spreading ...

New Dimensions
New Dimensions

A well equipped, well trained and well motivated Fire and Rescue Service is essential to the success of delivering res...

Environmental Protection
Environmental Protection

Any incident that the Fire Service attends has the potential to cause damage to the environment. It is therefore essential that we do everything possible to mitigate this damage.