Our Business Fire Safety team turns towards technology to deliver their services during the coronavirus pandemic.
Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service extend Gold Award Status in Healthy Working Wales Awards
The Service has been successful in extending its Gold Status in the Public Health Wales Healthy Working Wales Awards.
Firefighters to climb Penyfan 5 times in full Firefighter Kit
Firefighter Carl Lewis and fellow Firefighters at Llandeilo Fire Station to climb Penyfan 5 times, totaling 20 miles, in full Firefighting kit along with a breathing apparatus in memory of his sister Marie.
Narberth firefighters volunteer to help local school
Firefighters from Narberth, with support from the local community, have come forward to build a path that will enable children and adults, who use wheelchairs, to access the school’s nature reserve.
Skydive Challenge in Memory of Robbie Jones
Liz Calligan, who is Command Co-Ordinator for our Northern Division, is doing a Tandem Skydive in memory of our former colleague and friend, Robbie Jones of Aberystwyth. Robbie sadly lost his battle with cancer in December last year.
We are supporting the National Fire Chiefs Council’s National Sprinkler Week campaign
Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service is supporting the National Fire Chiefs Council’s (NFCC) National Sprinkler Week campaign. Running from 17th - 23rd May, the campaign raises awareness of the benefits of sprinkler systems in keeping people and buildings safe from fire. Fire sprinklers are widely recognised as the single most effective method for fighting the spread of ...
I can't protect you if you're hurting me.
Work with us, not against us, say emergency workers after rise in assaults ASSAULTS on emergency workers in Wales are on the rise, new data has revealed. More than 4,240 assaults were committed against emergency workers, including police, fire and ambulance crews, in the period April 2019 – November 2020, representing a monthly average increase from 202 in 2019 to 222 in 202 ...
Successful Fire Service and Health Board partnership to enhance COVID-19 vaccine roll out comes to end
Tuesday 11 May 2021 marked the end of a hugely successful partnership between Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service and Hywel Dda University Health Board, initiated to enhance the roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine to the communities of Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire. Since February, Community Safety Staff from Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service have ...
Welsh Fire Services are calling for holiday home owners to take action with an expected rise in staycations.
As the weather improves and the Covid-19 restrictions begin to ease, an increase in staycations is predicted with many choosing to holiday in Wales’ beauty hotspots. Fire Service’s across Wales are working in partnership with Visit Wales and holiday home owners to ensure they are familiar with new and updated guidance to continue keeping themselves and their customers safe this ...
Be careful whilst using garden incinerators
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. ...