Find out about the latest incidents we have attended.

On Monday, 23/05/2022 at 11:47am, firefighters from Montgomery were called to a shed fire in the Churchstoke area, Montgomery. The fire had originated from a bonfire that was placed too close to the shed and had also spread to a hedge. Firefighters extinguished the fire using two hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera. The Fire Service left the incident at 01:15pm. Mid ...

A POPULAR musician is still keeping the beat after his cardiac arrest thanks to a fire and rescue crew in rural Powys. The team of retained firefighters from Llanfyllin, who also act as Level 1 out of hospital cardiac arrest call responders for the Welsh Ambulance Service (WAST), were first on scene to a cardiac arrest that occurred in their village. Using their training and ...

At 12:16pm today, Friday 4th March 2022, crews from Brecon and Llandrindod Wells were mobilised to a water rescue on the River Usk near Brecon Promenade. A kayaker had got into difficulty on the water and was rescued by a fellow kayaker before the arrival of the Fire Service. Fire crews provided first aid to the casualty and left the incident at 01:02pm. Station Manager Neil ...

At 09:13am, on Tuesday, 22/02/2022, crews from Welshpool were mobilised to an incident near Llandrinio Bridge, Llanymynech, where a number of properties had been flooded.  A Swift Water Rescue Team rescued four people from their properties. During the incident, at 03:32pm, Joint Fire Control was alerted by the Police of a search for a missing male in the Llandrinio area. The ...

During a 24-hour period between Sunday and Monday, 07:00am to 07:00am 20th and 21st February 2022, Joint Fire Control received 100 calls of flooding within the Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service area, with the majority of incidents in the Powys area. Amongst the incidents was a water rescue of residents in Llandinam and a rescue of people from vehicles near Welshpool. ...

At 12:30pm on Thursday, 13th January 2022, Joint Fire Control received a call of a property fire in Pentregethin Road, Ravenhill, Swansea. Crews from Port Talbot, Gorseinon and Morriston were mobilised to the incident. The fire was located in the first-floor bedroom, of the two-storey house, and extinguished by firefighters using four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets a ...

The Community Safety Team at Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service are urging those with fuel burning appliances, fires, and stoves in the community to install working Carbon Monoxide (CO) detectors following a lucky escape by a Milford Haven resident after a Safe & Well Visit by the Fire and Rescue Service.

At 09:27pm, last night, Thursday 19th August 2021, Joint Fire Control received the first call to a fire at a privately owned commercial garage in Gwaun Cae-Gurwen and mobilised crews from Amman Valley, Pontardawe, Ammanford, Morriston, Tumble and Llanelli to the incident.

Over the coming weeks and months, many of us will be busy giving our homes a spring clean and sprucing up our gardens in preparation for the wonderful Welsh summer!!  Whilst having an uncluttered home and a tidy garden is a pleasing outcome, disposing of the waste can often be a chore that many people might prefer to tackle by burning their waste, using a garden incinerator.  ...

A fire investigation has concluded at the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells, which was undertaken following a fire at the premises on Tuesday evening, April 13th, 2021. The investigation determined that the cause of the fire was accidental. The significant fire was brough under control and extinguished by Firefighters from Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, however, ...