On Tuesday 7th March crew members from Kidwelly Fire Station presented three local businesses with a plaque and letter of thanks from Roger Thomas, Chief Fire Officer of Mid & West Wales Fire & Rescue Service (MAWWFRS), to thank them for their ongoing support in allowing employees to be released for operational incidents, as and when required.

Welcome to 2023’s spring edition of Calon Tân, our Service magazine.

Last week, members of the Pembrokeshire Community Fire Safety team and Haverfordwest Station visited Carningli Mountain to oversee preparation works and a control burn, in readiness for the summer and as part of responsible land management.

 

The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for snow and ice in parts of Wales over the next couple of days.

On Saturday, February 25th, the crew at Presteigne Fire Station held a successful car wash to raise funds for worthy causes.

This month is the launch of Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service’s Spring Safety campaign.

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

On Friday, February 3rd an off-duty Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service firefighter administered lifesaving CPR to a gentleman experiencing a cardiac arrest.

 

A Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service firefighter had an emotional reunion with his family yesterday (Thursday, February 16th) after returning home from saving lives as part of the UK Government’s response to the earthquake catastrophe in Turkey.

Have you ever thought about becoming an On-Call Firefighter, but unsure what it entails, or if it’s the right career path for you?