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Firefighters tackled on average two animal rescues every week last year, says the county’s fire chief.

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Rescue Service
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Fire authority bosses are asking for more funding from the council tax budget to ensure they can continue serving people across the county.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Monday, December 31, 2018

A volunteer and Cambridgeshire fire officer who came to the UK as a child refugee has been awarded an MBE by Her Majesty The Queen in the New Year’s Honours list for showing “determination and drive to connect people from different areas and backgrounds”.

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Chris Strickland
Friday, December 21, 2018

A local business has donated £2,000 to Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue after being “touched” by their Elton John Christmas video.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Chatteris duo, Dan and Dave, have just passed through central Asia on their gruelling 12,500 mile journey from the Fens to Japan in a 2002 Toyota Yaris in aid of Children in Need.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Monday, September 10, 2018

More than 25 firefighters have been called to Huntingdon Racecourse to tackle a blaze in one of the stands.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Eleven new on-call firefighters have joined fire stations at Sutton, Wisbech, Ely, March and Cottenham after completing a three-month training programme.

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Rescue Service
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

More than one in ten house fires in Cambridgeshire last year were started deliberately, figures from the Home Office show.

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Home Office
Friday, May 25, 2018

A court battle was signalled after the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority agreed to challenge the Home Office decision to allow police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite to seize control.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, May 25, 2018

More than £200 has been raised by fire service staff to support young people from the LGBT community.

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Rescue Service
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Great British Bake Off fever hit Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service as more than £200 was raised for charity.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Saturday, May 12, 2018

An animal rights group wants a roadside memorial put up in the Fens to commemorate the spot where 20 cows died a week ago when a lorry overturned.

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Lewis Herbert
Friday, April 27, 2018

Firefighters in Cambridgeshire recorded a small decrease in the number of house fires they attended last year, according to new figures.

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Home Office
Monday, March 26, 2018

The Home Office have today given the go-ahead for Cambridgeshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Jason Ablewhite, to take on responsibility for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority.

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Jason Ablewhite
Saturday, March 10, 2018

A team of apprentices gave their local fire station in Ely a “much-needed makeover” to mark National Apprenticeship Week.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service
Monday, March 5, 2018

A female swan with a fishing hook caught in her beak and tongue was rescued from a slow and painful death after being tracked for a week by the RSPCA and fire crew.

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Rescue Service
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Firefighters from Ely, Wisbech, Whittlesey and March were awarded for their innovation, leadership and exemplary service at the annual Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) Excellence Awards.

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Chris Strickland

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