News releases - 2006

 

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29 December 2006 Appeal for witnesses after arson attack
22 December 2006 We wish you a happy and safe Christmas
19 December 2006 Potential disaster averted in Taplow
18 December 2006 Firefighters' Christmas charity collection
18 December 2006 Santa arrives on 80ft ladder
15 December 2006 Clare Hedger is appointed Deputy Chief Fire Officer
11 December 2006 Candle safety warning following fire
9 December 2006 Sheltered housing fire - one fatality and 13 people rescued
8 December 2006 Lucky escape from fire
7 December 2006 'Tis the season to be careful
6 December 2006 Personal account of Kosovo mission
5 December 2006 Safety warning after chip pan fire
4 December 2006 Estate leafleted following house fire

24 November 2006 Appeal for witness after arson
22 November 2006 Beware of bogus salespeople
21 November 2006 Watch out this winter!
20 November 2006 Smoke alarm alerts family to 2.32am fire
17 November 2006 Community safety roadshow comes to town
15 November 2006 57 fire stations in 10 days for Children in Need
13 November 2006 Warning after attack on crew
9 November 2006 Views sought on changes
7 November 2006 Meet our new four-legged recruit
7 November 2006 Clearing the way in Chesham
6 November 2006 2,500 enjoy community firework event
6 November 2006 House fires spark further warnings
3 November 2006 Smoke alarm alert after house fire
1 November 2006 Just four weeks left to complete survey
1 November 2006 Clear-up event in Chesham

31 October 2006 Events to support Road Safety Week
31 October 2006 Warning over deliberate vehicle fires
30 October 2006 Young drivers learn about road safety
27 October 2006 Christmas card competition winners!
24 October 2006 Chimney fires spark safety reminder
24 October 2006 Children and Young People Strategy welcomed
23 October 2006 Man saved by smoke alarm
18 October 2006 First prohibition notice issued under new legislation
17 October 2006 Making you safer on 5 November
9 October 2006 Make arson prevention your business!
9 October 2006 Open day raises more than £500
6 October 2006 Fire engine set for 1,500-mile trip
5 October 2006 Fire crews prevent blaze from spreading through homes
4 October 2006 Four months for hoax 999 caller

30 September 2006 New fire safety legislation
22 September 2006 Great Holm car boot sale
21 September 2006 Girl praised for rescuing baby from fire
18 September 2006 Tumble dryer, washing machine and dishwasher safety
12 September 2006 Charity ball raises £4,615
7 September 2006 Open days at Aylesbury and Chesham
7 September 2006 Christmas card competition
4 September 2006 Open day raises around £1,700

31 August 2006 Hotel owner fined for fire safety offences
29 August 2006 Don't push your luck!
21 August 2006 Crews prevent fire from escalating
21 August 2006 Burst water main in Wendover causes flood
18 August 2006 Man saved by working smoke alarms
17 August 2006 Partners join forces to reduce fire threat to schools
14 August 2006 Light plane crash
9 August 2006 What do you think of us so far?
8 August 2006 Fire demos to highlight safety messages
7 August 2006 Six rescued from plane crash
4 August 2006 Burst water main floods houses
3 August 2006 Teenager rescued from dangerous roof

31 July 2006 Fire at Pinewood Studios
20 July 2006 Bonfire warning after summerhouse fire
13 July 2006 Come and see us this summer!
6 July 2006 Firefighter's 300-mile run for Stoke Mandeville Hospital
4 July 2006 Protect your caravan from fire
3 July 2006 Water safety warning

29 June 2006 Warning after barbecue incident
28 June 2006 Fire crews called to six suspected arson incidents
9 June 2006 Fire at paper mill caps busy day

30 May 2006 Long-service medals for 34 staff
17 May 2006 Campaign to attract women into the fire & rescue service
10 May 2006 Firefighters pass on skills to colleagues in Africa
8 May 2006 Firefighter raising money for Stoke Mandeville
5 May 2006 Fire-eater launches anti-arson campaign

28 April 2006 Firefighters pilot road safety course for new drivers
27 April 2006 Three taken to hospital after fire
26 April 2006 Couple's lucky escape after 1.29am fire
17 April 2006 Spotlight on Control Room
11 April 2006 Three rescued from building site after scaffold collapse

31 March 2006 Government accepts council tax rise
23 March 2006 Age Concern and firefighters to the rescue
14 March 2006 Firefighters rescue women and baby

23 February 2006 Fire and rescue council tax up 6p a week at band D
14 February 2006 Average council tax rise of £3 a year likely

27 January 2006 Tactical fire fighting training facility at Chiltern Fire
17 January 2006 Proposal goes before planning committee
10 January 2006 Fire station welcomes youngest firefighter
9 January 2006 Warning after series of arson attacks
9 January 2006 Public praised after fire rescue
1 January 2006 New Year Honour for Roy