Crews from Pondardawe station underwent a “paw-fect” rescue mission for this little pup, pictured here with the crew

The UK Climate Projections 2018 indicated that weather conducive to wildfire ignition will increase and the wildfire season will extend. With the potential of warmer and wetter winters increasing the fuel load and with longer and drier summers increasing the risk of fire. 

Congratulations and a huge welcome to our 9 new Full-time Firefighters!

Congratulations to Newtown Fire Cadets who have secured funding £900 from the National Lottery to set up a jubilee garden at the front of Newtown Fire Station.   Local Primary Schools have supported the project by filling raised boxes with plants. These plants were provided at a discounted rate by Morrisons.   Each school painted their boxes to commemorate the Queen’s Plati ...

  We are expecting this summer to be the busiest ever in Wales. With its stunning scenery and spectacular beaches, we are certain people will flock to the coast and rivers   We are urging everyone to respect the water, think about their own safety and know what to do in an emergency.   Richard Davies, Water Safety Manager says; ‘Our main advice is to visit a lifeguarded be ...

Congratulations to the community of Kidwelly and the crew at its Fire Station for their fantastic donations to help the people of Ukraine.  The donations were delivered on board the four Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service appliances that were donated to the Ukrainian fire services.  In total, Kidwelly firefighters donated £200 worth of toiletries and sleeping equipmen ...

The three Fire and Rescue Services of Wales officially launched their new fire safety character, Sbarc, at the Urdd Eisteddfod held in Denbigh this week.

Stephen Roberts, Operations Manager, Community Support for the Welsh Ambulance Service Trust, has been presented with a Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation Award in recognition for his work in developing the Medical Co-responder scheme between Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service and the Welsh Ambulance Service Trust.   Chief Fire Officer Roger Thomas presented Stephen wi ...

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 ...

As the Summer season approaches with the promise of warmer weather it is the ideal time to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, booking your staycations or holidays, taking your family on a camping trip, or just enjoying your local area.