Welcome to the October edition of our Service Magazine, Calon Tân!

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service has commenced a project to improve firefighter safety, minimise exposure to contaminants and improve their health and well-being.

Candles are a popular way to make homes cosier in the winter evenings but it’s important to remember that candles are an open flame which can cause devastation if left unattended.

On Tuesday, 17th October, Chief Fire Officer Roger Thomas hosted a ‘Walking in our shoes’ event as part of Swansea Public Services Board Well-Being Plan, inviting members of the Swansea Public Services Board and community partners to our Earlswood Training Facility.

Come and support Gorseinon Fire Station’s Car Wash on Saturday, October 28th!

On Saturday, October 7th, the Neath and Pontardawe crews from Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service were called to an incident at the Glyn Clydach Hotel - where a wedding ceremony was due to take place later that day.

On Thursday, October 12th, the Swansea West and Pontarddulais crews responded to a horse that was stuck down an embankment

Presteigne Fire Station has recently received a generous donation by Crown Decorating Centre Hereford for its upcoming refurbishment.

On Sunday 1st October, the crew from Haverfordwest Fire Station held a Charity car wash in aid of raising funds for The Firefighters Charity and Fire Aid UK.

As part of its commitment to achieving Carbon Net Zero Status by 2030, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service has recently installed new electric vehicle charging points at its headquarters site.