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 ...

Effective in reducing the risk of a fire at home, securing a property, preventing trips and falls, raising awareness of scams and tackling loneliness and isolation; a Safe & Well Visit is a service that Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service provides, free of charge.

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. ...

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service’s (MAWWFRS) Environmental Management System (EMS) is a set of key Policies, Procedures and Practices which enable the Service to identify and manage the environmental impacts of its activities and operations.  The EMS assist in ensuring that we, MAWWFRS, comply with relevant legislation and other environmental requirements.   MAWWFRS ...

Iwan Cray, current Assistant Chief Fire Officer, has been confirmed as the new Deputy Chief Fire Officer of Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service.

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 ...

Crews from Aberystwyth, Aberaeron, Tregaron, Llandrindod Wells and Llanelli were mobilised to the incident, making a total of four fire appliances, one turntable ladder, an environmental unit and a water bowser deployed to extinguish the fire.

However you spend your Christmas and New Year’s, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service wants you to be safe and happy. Station Manager Will Bowen, Home Fire Safety Manager said “On behalf of Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service’s Community Safety Team, I’d like to wish a happy & safe Christmas and New Year to our communities. With COVID-19 restrictions meaning ...

Roger Thomas, current Deputy Chief Fire Officer, has been confirmed as the new Chief Fire Officer of Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service.

With Christmas fast approaching – the time of year when assaults traditionally spike –emergency workers are asking the public to treat them with respect.