Sprinkler system saves life and propertytext/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/BusinessSafety/PublishingImages/Sprinkler_Banner.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Sprinkler-system-saves-life-and-property.aspxSprinkler system saves life and propertyOn 6 February, crews from Stockhill and Arnold fire stations attended Winchester Court, Chestnut Walk, Sherwood following reports of a flat fire on the ninth floor.
Woman 63 dies after house fire in Edwinstowetext/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/nfrs-news/PublishingImages/Stock%20Banner/STOCK_BANNER_Fire_Tape-2.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Woman-64-dies-after-house-fire-in-Edwinstowe.aspxWoman 63 dies after house fire in EdwinstoweFollowing a fire at her home, Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service received a call on 5 February 2020, where a 63-year-old woman has sadly died.
Large scale fire on Station Road, Sutton-in-Ashfieldtext/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/nfrs-news/PublishingImages/2020/Range_Website.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Large-scale-fire-on-Station-Road,-Sutton-in-Ashfield.aspxLarge scale fire on Station Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield​Crews were called out at 5:26am to a large scale fire on Station Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield.
Coronavirus: Public Informationtext/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/nfrs-news/PublishingImages/2020/extcoron.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Coronavirus-Public-Information.aspxCoronavirus: Public InformationThe Government and NHS are well prepared to deal with this virus.
Would you rather be stuck in a spider’s web or talk to a friend who feels trapped in their thoughts?text/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/nfrs-news/PublishingImages/2020/twitterspider.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Would-you-rather-be-stuck-in-a-spider’s-web-or-talk-to-a-friend-who-feels-trapped-in-their-thoughts-.aspxWould you rather be stuck in a spider’s web or talk to a friend who feels trapped in their thoughts?Time to Talk day will take place on Thursday 6 February.
Grab your clubs and join us at Your Golfer's East Midlands Gold Club of the Yeartext/html; charset=utf-8 NFRS News Article<img alt="" src="/nfrs-news/PublishingImages/2020/golf-2.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Grab-your-clubs-and-join-us-at-Your-Golfer's-East-Midlands-Gold-Club-of-the-Year-.aspxGrab your clubs and join us at Your Golfer's East Midlands Gold Club of the YearThe Fire Fighters Charity is holding a Charity Golf Day at Rushcliffe Golf Club on 4 May 2020

 

 

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Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service attend water rescue assisted by new droneNFRS attend water rescue assisted by new dronehttps://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Nottinghamshire-Fire-and-Rescue-Service-attend-water-rescue-assisted-by-new-drone.aspxNottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service attend water rescue assisted by new drone<p>Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue service (NFRS) attended a report of a car that had been completely submerged in the River Trent, Gunthorpe at around 9:30am today (22 January 2020).<br> <br>Firefighters from Newark and Bingham attended with ambulance crews and police officers to assist with the water rescue, where the driver had self-rescued on arrival and was taken to hospital. <br> <br>The drone team was deployed alongside the fire service boat team and swift water rescue technicians.<br> <br>The drone provided the Incident Commander with a clearer picture at the scene and allowed the Service to work with partners, to make more detailed decisions to resolve the incident. <br> <br>Station Manager Christian Brown said: “Thanks to the thermal imaging capabilities of the drone this resulted in an in-depth search to be carried out. <br> <br>“This is the first time the Service have used the drone since we launched at the start of January and it is already proving to help keep both communities and firefighters safer."<br> <br>The joint drone is the latest in a range of collaboration projects between us and our emergency service partners; other successful joint initiatives include a shared welfare vehicle for firefighters and police officers to use at incidents, joint school's education and road safety initiatives. <br> </p>
Dementia Friends launch the first 2020 awareness session at Retford Fire StationLast week saw the first Dementia Awareness sessions of 2020 hosted at Retford Fire Station. https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Dementia-Friends-launch-the-first-2020-awareness-session-at-Retford-Fire-Station-.aspxDementia Friends launch the first 2020 awareness session at Retford Fire Station<p>Last week saw the first Dementia Awareness sessions of 2020 hosted at Retford Fire Station. <br> <br>On 9 January fire crews from Retford, Misterton and Worksop attended a Dementia Awareness session and picked up essential skills during the course including; practical actions they can take to help someone living with Dementia in the local area, how Dementia affects people and how to help create a Dementia friendly community. <br> <br>The session was run by Dementia Champion, Emily Cookson and involved an interactive session that encouraged firefighters to think about how Dementia can affect an individual in everyday life. </p><p>Firefighters who attended the session also committed to take part in a Dementia Friendly action. The commitment can include; wearing a Dementia friends badge when out in public and to change the way they talk about and approach Dementia. </p><p>Station manager, Simon Lilley said: “These sessions are great opportunity for fire crews to learn more about how we can help someone with Dementia and how we can put that into practice into the community.<br> <br>“Due to the popularity of the sessions we are continuing to roll them out across fire stations in Bassetlaw this Spring.”<br> <br>Dementia Friends Champion Emily Cookson said: “These sessions help to change the stigma around Dementia and with awareness we are able to support members in our communities who are living or have been affected by Dementia.</p><p>“It was a wonderful opportunity to hold the session at Retford station and the enthusiasm from the fire crews was great to see and I look forward to working with other fire crews in the future.”</p><p> </p>
Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service welcome the New Year with a new joint droneDronehttps://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/nfrs-news/Pages/Nottinghamshire-Fire-and-Rescue-Service-welcome-the-New-Year-with-a-new-joint-drone-.aspxNottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service welcome the New Year with a new joint drone<p>​Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service and Nottinghamshire Police have joined forces to launch a new operational drone resource today (6 January).</p><p>The drones will be available for both Nottinghamshire Police and Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) to use for a range of operational incidents and scenarios, delivering an improved service across the communities they serve. </p><p>A dedicated police drone vehicle, along with trained police pilots will be available to NFRS 24/7 and will provide coverage for both fire and police colleagues to call upon if required when a spontaneous incident has been assessed and authorised by the Incident Commander. </p><p>A diary function will also be available for when the service has pre-planned operations in place. The drone team will assist as an additional function alongside the emergency services that have already been deployed and will allow the opportunity to resolve incidents quicker. </p><p>Fire officers have been trained on how the drones work, what the processes are and have been working together with the police pilots to create effective and smooth communications between the two services. </p><p>Station Manager Christian Brown said: "This is a great opportunity for us to work alongside Nottinghamshire Police and make the most of the drone capabilities. </p><p>"The drones allow us to make more detailed decisions and investigate incidents further. It will provide us with a clearer picture of the incident and help us to keep both communities and firefighters safer."</p><p>Paddy Tipping, Nottinghamshire's Police and Crime Commissioner, said: "This is good news for our communities and will help these two emergency services to be in the right place at the right time.  The 'eye in the sky' will help to find missing people, deter and track down offenders, as well as providing greater coverage in more remote areas. </p><p>"People have told me that they were keen to see drones helping the police with their work so I was pleased that my budget for 2019/20 included this investment in technology."</p><p>The joint drone is the latest in a range of collaboration projects between NFRS and Notts Police; other successful joint initiatives include a shared welfare vehicle for firefighters and police officers to use at incidents, joint school's education and road safety initiatives, and co-location of fire and police staff at Highfields Fire Station in Beeston.</p><p> </p>

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Bateman Gardens, Bobber's Mill, Nottingham<p>​Crews from London Road were called at 8.41pm to a three storey house fire on Bateman Gardens, Bobber’s Mill.<br> <br>The fire was located in the kitchen on the ground floor and is believed to have been caused by a faulty cooking appliance. <br> <br>Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reels to extinguish the fire. Two people were taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation. <br> <br>The incident had been dealt with by 9.30pm.</p>Bateman Gardens, Bobber's Mill, NottinghamFire08/09/2019 19:40:00https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/Lists/Incidents/DispForm.aspx?ID=557Bateman Gardens, Bobber's Mill, Nottingham
Radford Boulevard, Radford, Nottingham<p><span class="ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteFontFace-5">​Two fire engines from Stockhill were called at 7pm to reports of a gas leak on Radford Boulevard.</span></p><p style="margin:0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteFontFace-5"> Seven people were evacuated from two properties as a precaution whilst firefighters checked the gas levels.</span></p><p style="margin:0in;"> </p><p style="margin:0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteFontFace-5">Two people were taken to hospital.</span></p><p style="margin:0in;"> </p><p style="margin:0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteFontFace-5">Cadent were called to cap the gas in both properties. </span></p><p style="margin:0in;"> </p><p style="margin:0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteFontFace-5">Firefighters had left the scene by 8.48pm.</span></p>Radford Boulevard, Radford, NottinghamLeakage08/09/2019 18:00:00https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/Lists/Incidents/DispForm.aspx?ID=556Radford Boulevard, Radford, Nottingham
Bramcote Leisure Centre, Derby Road, Bramcote<p>​We were called at 9:55pm and four appliances were mobilised to the leisure centre (Highfields, Stapleford, Stockhill and Hazardous materials unit from Stockhill). Also in attendance were East Midlands Ambulance Service hazardous response team, Nottinghamshire Police and Emergency Planning.<br> <br>Twenty six people were evacuated from the centre and temporarily housed in the nearby Foxwood School whilst the incident was dealt with.<br> <br>Following mixing of chemicals used in the everyday running of the leisure centre, advice was taken from specialists at the National Chemical Emergency Centre.<br> <br>In dealing with the incident four breathing apparatus wearers in gas tight suites who used absorbent matts and ventilated the leisure centre before handing it back over to the centre managers.<br> <br>Two people were checked over by EMAS on scene and one person taken to hospital by EMAS as a precautionary check-up.<br> <br>The incident was dealt with by 00:18.</p>Bramcote Leisure Centre, Derby Road, BramcoteLeakage02/09/2019 20:55:00https://www.notts-fire.gov.uk/Lists/Incidents/DispForm.aspx?ID=555Bramcote Leisure Centre, Derby Road, Bramcote

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