Fire and Rescue Service

Road safety to take off at RAF Brize Norton

Oxfordshire County Council Fire and Rescue Service will be joining forces with Royal Air Force Brize Norton when it runs the latest in their successful series of “Biker Down” workshops as part of a road safety day at the air base on the 25th November 2015.

24 Nov 2015

Commitment for future collaboration between Thames Valley Fire and Rescue Services and Police

Police and fire and rescue services across the Thames Valley have strengthened their partnership by making a formal commitment to work more closely together.

9 Nov 2015

Dramatic campaign to promote safe driving

Safe Drive Stay Alive 2015 In 2014 more than 25% of all road casualties on Oxfordshire's roads involved a young driver (17-24 years old). This year (up to end August 2015) a third of road deaths involved this age group.

4 Nov 2015

Record low for faulty electric blankets.

Electric blanket testing is working.

4 Nov 2015

Youngsters lead the way on firework safety advice

Youngsters from 25 Oxfordshire schools have entered a competition to design a poster to raise awareness of dangerous fireworks.

27 Oct 2015

Don’t just have an extra hour in bed – get ready for winter instead

British Summer Time ends this weekend and Oxfordshire’s Fire and Rescue Service is asking people to use it as a reminder to prepare for winter.

22 Oct 2015

County Council backs scheme to make cycling safer

An event to help make Oxfordshire’s roads safer for cyclists is being held in in Broad Street Oxford on the 16 October between 11am and 2pm.

13 Oct 2015

Local Firm and Business Operator Fined for Placing Tenants at Risk of Fire

A local firm and business operator has been prosecuted for ignoring warnings over dangerous fire safety arrangements.

7 Oct 2015

Get a grip – get your tyres checked

Around one in every four cars on the road this year could have an illegal or unsafe tyre putting drivers and their passengers at risk.

30 Sep 2015

Fire and Rescue Service hits one of its toughest targets

Oxfordshire County Council’s Fire and Rescue Service has for the first time met the tough target it sets itself for the amount of time it takes to attend an incident.

22 Sep 2015


Subscribe to News by subject
Access key details Skip to main content Home News Sitemap Search Website help Complaints Terms and conditions Website feedback