Protecting Our Communities.

Welcome to the Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service.

Do you have what it takes to be a part of our team?

Taster Days are your opportunity to experience not only what the life of a Firefighter looks like but also, what you can expect throughout the recruitment process.

You will get a chance to:
  • try out the physical activities you can expect throughout the recruitment process
  • get tips on how to develop any areas you are unsure of prior to applying
  • find out what other roles are within the Fire Service
  • try out the equipment used when attending a call out
  • and more!
Find out more now!

Latest News

This evening (8 September 2022), Buckingham Palace announced the very sad news that Her Majesty the Queen has passed away peacefully at Balmoral Castle.

On Wednesday 31 August 2022 at 11:09, the Service attended a large-scale incident on Mumbles Pier, Swansea

As the air turns cooler and leaves drop from the t ...

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service are offering chimney fire safety advice as part of the National Chimney Fire Safety Week 2022.

Last month 11 new team members joined our Business Fire Safety Department. 

Contractor Briefing Event

Electrical Services Framework

At its peak, 14 fire appliances, a High-Volume Pump and Incident Command Unit were on the scene, with around 100 Firefighters working tirelessly throughout the afternoon, evening and into the night to bring the incident under control.

Crucial public services that are helping to support people of all ages across Swansea continue to be strengthened, according to a new report.


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Featured campaigns

Operation DawnsGlaw
Operation Dawns Glaw, a multi-agency taskforce of specialist from key agencies across Wales has reformed to reduce, and where possible eliminate the impact of grass fires across Wales.

Visit our DawnsGlaw campaign page

Autumn Safety 
The changing of the leaves signifies that Autumn is fast approaching, bringing with it cooler temperatures and shorter days. Autumn is a perfect time to finish those last few jobs in the garden, get your heating system serviced and if you have a solid fuel burner, get those chimneys cleaned.

Visit our Autumn Safety Campaign pages