News releases - 2010

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31 December 2010 Our challenge to you for 2011
27 December 2010 Dog rescued after eight hours trapped underground
27 December 2010 Fatal collision - M40, Denham
27 December 2010 Firefighters rescue dog from river
26 December 2010 Four chimney fires - but a relatively quiet day
23 December 2010 Firefighters rescue dog and help man from icy river
22 December 2010 Warning over heaters, candles and electric blankets
21 December 2010 Failure of regional project paves way for opportunities
21 December 2010 Statement following announcement on grant cuts
20 December 2010 Firefighters discover man's body in flat fire
19 December 2010 40 firefighters at barn fire in Weedon
18 December 2010 Severe weather conditions affecting roads (+ picture)
17 December 2010 Firefighters release three men after collision (+ picture)
17 December 2010 Firefighters rescue horse stuck in river
17 December 2010 Tea light and pot pourri start flat fire
15 December 2010 Car tips on to its side on M40 (+ picture)
14 December 2010 Pupils complete course at fire station
13 December 2010 From fairy lights to fireball in 15 seconds
11 December 2010 More than 70 firefighters at house fire
8 December 2010 Firefighters offer free safety checks after flat fire
7 December 2010 Campaign launched at ice rescue session
7 December 2010 Eight people rescued from block of flats
5 December 2010 Flat fire caused by smouldering cigarette
5 December 2010 Festive candle sets fire to decoration
1 December 2010 33 years on - a second 'opening' ceremony!

30 November 2010 Warning after night of burst pipes
30 November 2010 Keep warm and well and look out for others
29 November 2010 'Tis the season to be careful
26 November 2010 Firefighters hand over third £1,500 cheque
25 November 2010 Weather forecast prompts safety warning
23 November 2010 Man taken to hospital after collision (+ picture)
21 November 2010 Slow down - and not just for Road Safety Week
20 November 2010 Reminder - two charity car wash events
18 November 2010 Station opens its doors to local community
18 November 2010 Carbon monoxide - the silent killer
15 November 2010 Electric blanket safety checks - Beaconsfield
12 November 2010 Two die and four are injured in car crash
11 November 2010 Charity car wash - Bletchley, 27 November
10 November 2010 Super Gran safety campaign launches today
9 November 2010 On-call firefighters praised for 99.6% availability
8 November 2010 Diwali candles burn out of control
8 November 2010 1,000 enjoy community bonfire event
5 November 2010 Fire chief reinforces seasonal safety messages
5 November 2010 Annual trip to Remembrance Day parade in Ypres
4 November 2010 Man taken to hospital after explosion and fire
1 November 2010 Charity car wash - Saturday 6 November
1 November 2010 Have a happy and safe Diwali
1 November 2010 Pupils urged to be bright and be seen
1 November 2010 Have a happy and safe Diwali

30 October 2010 Fatal collision in High Wycombe
28 October 2010 Chairman issues statement over funding
28 October 2010 Snake stuck in bangles (+ pictures)
28 October 2010 Community safety event in Chesham
27 October 2010 Crews prevent shop fire from spreading to flats
26 October 2010 Don't let Halloween become too terrifying
26 October 2010 Check smoke alarms when clocks go back
24 October 2010 Firefighters rescue woman from upstairs window
22 October 2010 Fire involving car and garage (+ picture)
22 October 2010 14,000 book up for road safety presentations
21 October 2010 See our top tips in the Firework Safety Zone
18 October 2010 100 chimney fires so far in 2010
18 October 2010 Pupils complete course at Great Holm Fire Station
18 October 2010 Pupils complete course at Gerrards Cross Fire Station
17 October 2010 Flying lantern lands on telephone wire
17 October 2010 Station's charity car wash raises £360
15 October 2010 Candle warning after aerosol can explodes
14 October 2010 Car hanging over gas trench after collision (+ picture)
12 October 2010 Charity car wash - Aylesbury Fire Station
12 October 2010 Beaconsfield car wash raises over £600
12 October 2010 Community safety day - Amersham Fire Station
12 October 2010 Stay Safe Day - Newport Pagnell
10 October 2010 Fire involving more than 20 vehicles
10 October 2010 Three escape safely from fire in the night
7 October 2010 Two new emergency vehicles join the fleet
7 October 2010 20 firefighters at barn fire (+ picture)
7 October 2010 Lorry fire on M1 (+ picture)
6 October 2010 Free emergency service course for teenagers
6 October 2010 Car wash raises nearly £1,800
5 October 2010 Fire at Newport Pagnell service area
5 October 2010 Smoke alarm alerts family to 2am fire
4 October 2010 Station donates £250 to community trust
4 October 2010 More than 400 at day for the over-55s
4 October 2010 Matches and lighters - tools, not toys
3 October 2010 More than 60 compete in Stowe Run
1 October 2010 Charity car washes on 2 and 9 October

30 September 2010 Special events for 'older' people
29 September 2010 Could a fire engine get down your road?
28 September 2010 High-rise residents welcome safety visits
26 September 2010 Three taken to hospital after fire
26 September 2010 More than 40 firefighters at house fire
22 September 2010 Fire safety course dates for 2011
22 September 2010 Car wash champions are at it again!
22 September 2010 Electric blanket safety day, Gerrards Cross
21 September 2010 Emergency services at river incident
21 September 2010 Safety Centre autumn newsletter published
19 September 2010 House fire caused by sunlight on mirror
18 September 2010 Firefighters prevent house fire from spreading
15 September 2010 Open day underlines commitment to safety
14 September 2010 Fire at Chesham Cottage Hospital building
14 September 2010 Charity challenge in the 'Mystery Machine'
12 September 2010 Race entry deadline fast approaching
12 September 2010 Fire safety plea as uni term dates loom
12 September 2010 Firefighters rescue woman from flat fire
10 September 2010 School evacuated because of fire in kitchen
10 September 2010 Emergency services open day, Waddesdon
8 September 2010 Firefighters release man after collision
8 September 2010 Man convicted of arson offences
7 September 2010 Fishermead fire - update
7 September 2010 Driving challenge for women postponed
6 September 2010 Fire dog Barney's farewell appearance
5 September 2010 Woman rescued from house fire

27 August 2010 Closed doors and working alarm prevent serious fire
24 August 2010 Visitors take a close look at Hazard Alley
22 August 2010 Open day - Bletchley, 11 September
22 August 2010 Come and see us at the Bucks County Show
20 August 2010 Six hurt in collision
19 August 2010 Fire at old Odeon site, Aylesbury
19 August 2010 New warning over flying lanterns
19 August 2010 Firefighters hand over three £1,500 cheques
18 August 2010 Fatal collision - M1
17 August 2010 Fire caused by sock on light bulb
16 August 2010 Open day ends with real 999 call
16 August 2010 Have a look around the Safety Centre
15 August 2010 Candle warning after fire in flat
15 August 2010 Another fire caused by unattended pan
13 August 2010 Be careful what you put in your microwave oven
12 August 2010 What to do if your car catches fire
12 August 2010 Car park evacuated due to car fire
11 August 2010 Unique driving challenge for charity
11 August 2010 Woman injured in M40 minibus crash
9 August 2010 Great Missenden firefighters recognised for achievement
9 August 2010 Crash Course booklet for motorists launched
9 August 2010 Open day - Beaconsfield, Sunday 15 August
9 August 2010 Appeal for witnesses - Conniburrow Pavilion
8 August 2010 Fun and safety at Great Holm's open day
7 August 2010 Fatal collision - Chalfont St Peter
7 August 2010 Conniburrow Pavilion destroyed by fire
6 August 2010 Thatch owners pick up vital safety advice
2 August 2010 Open day - Great Holm, Saturday 7 August
2 August 2010 Pictures from Olney Fire Station open day
2 August 2010 Car wash raises £641
2 August 2010 Firefighters release man trapped in car
1 August 2010 Dry July sparks new bonfire plea

28 July 2010 Store evacuated because of generator fire
28 July 2010 68-year-old station extended and modernised
28 July 2010 £90,000 boost for water rescue units
27 July 2010 Two kitchen fires caused by pans of cooking oil
27 July 2010 Rural community day has fire safety theme
26 July 2010 Car wash - Milton Keynes, 1 August
25 July 2010 Family escape injury after house fire
23 July 2010 We're No 1 for the second year running!
23 July 2010 Stowe Cross Country - entries invited
22 July 2010 'Morning after' alcohol surprise for drivers
20 July 2010 Firefighters rescue man from flat fire
19 July 2010 Appeal for witnesses after three die in crash
19 July 2010 Heron's wing pierced by discarded hook
16 July 2010 Prize time for pupils across Buckinghamshire
15 July 2010 Emergency services at canal incident
12 July 2010 Two injured as cars strike shops (+ pictures)
8 July 2010 Open day - Olney Fire Station, 31 July
6 July 2010 Firefighters lead man to safety
6 July 2010 Arsonists destroy reed beds and wildlife
6 July 2010 Car wash raises over £300
5 July 2010 Help prevent fires in the countryside
4 July 2010 30 firefighters at Black Park

29 June 2010 Smoke alarm warning: Deaf Awareness Week
29 June 2010 Open evening - Princes Risborough, 6 July
28 June 2010 Car wash - Amersham, 3 July
28 June 2010 Civic send-off for charity bike riders
28 June 2010 Pictures from Aylesbury Fire Station's open day
25 June 2010 Neighbour and firefighters save the day
25 June 2010 Pupils complete course at fire station
25 June 2010 Health and wellbeing event - Buckingham
24 June 2010 Smoke alarm task force targets village
22 June 2010 Arson at temple - witnesses sought
22 June 2010 Action-packed day at Aylesbury Fire Station
21 June 2010 Firefighters support Child Safety Week
20 June 2010 Two rescued, four led to safety from flat fire
20 June 2010 Unconscious man rescued from fire
18 June 2010 Come and see us at our open days!
18 June 2010 Bungalow fire update - appeal for witnesses
18 June 2010 Investigation after bungalow fire
15 June 2010 Investigation launched following flat fire
14 June 2010 Fuel leak from overturned lorry (+ pictures)
14 June 2010 Investigation into fire at pub
12 June 2010 Cat's motorway journey in spare wheel compartment
12 June 2010 Appeal for witnesses after five cars collide
11 June 2010 Chairman warns of tough times ahead
10 June 2010 Fire officer's concern over World Cup injuries
10 June 2010 10 new firefighters start at their stations
9 June 2010 Crash involving bus and lorry
8 June 2010 Fire Authority's line-up for 2010-2011 confirmed
8 June 2010 Shoppers find out about summer safety
7 June 2010 Picture: Bus fire at Handy Cross
7 June 2010 Fire in block of outbuildings
7 June 2010 Firefighters release man after collision
5 June 2010 Service pipped at the post for two awards
4 June 2010 Residents call for help after ducks become trapped
4 June 2010 Barney wins national Hero Dog title
3 June 2010 Service wins top health and safety award
2 June 2010 Firefighters visit community after tragedy
2 June 2010 Woman's body found in bungalow
2 June 2010 Appeal for witnesses - Peartree Bridge fire
2 June 2010 Fatal collision - West Wycombe
1 June 2010 Last night's fire - arson suspected
1 June 2010 Sub-station fire - firefighters save Netto (+ new pictures)
1 June 2010 6am update - fire at gas sub-station (+ new picture)

31 May 2010 Crews at scene of gas sub-station fire (+ picture)
31 May 2010 Fatal crash - appeal for witnesses
31 May 2010 Boat safety campaign starts today
30 May 2010 Firefighters thank generous shoppers
28 May 2010 Restaurant owner jailed for four months
27 May 2010 Aylesbury Fire Station open day, 26 June
26 May 2010 Fire spreads to house after compost overheats (+ picture)
25 May 2010 40+ firefighters at Waterside House
25 May 2010 I'm a student - get me out of here!
24 May 2010 Mobile phone starts to melt while being charged
24 May 2010 Firefighters presented with £460 for charity
23 May 2010 Bus catches fire with 25 on board
23 May 2010 15 evacuated because of shop fire
23 May 2010 Warning after gas barbecue catches fire
20 May 2010 Open day raises £120 for memorial fund
19 May 2010 Firefighters complete first phase of training
19 May 2010 Eye-catching van spreads positive messages
18 May 2010 CCTV released after nine arsons
17 May 2010 Firefighters rescue man from flat
14 May 2010 Ball raises £5,500 for charity (+ picture)
13 May 2010 Reminder - Buckingham safety day, 15 May
9 May 2010 Car fire on M40 following collision
5 May 2010 Free hi-vis jackets with fire warden course
5 May 2010 Crew called to collision on A422
5 May 2010 From washing cars to climbing mountains
4 May 2010 Man released after crash (+ picture)
4 May 2010 Alert following sales call from "fire brigade"
3 May 2010 Fire dog shortlisted for national award

30 April 2010 Appeal for scrap cars for firefighter training
30 April 2010 Three taken to hospital after flat fire
29 April 2010 Emergency services course for teenagers
27 April 2010 14 evacuated after fire in flats
27 April 2010 Two new fire engines - High Wycombe
26 April 2010 Commercial false alarms down by half
26 April 2010 House damaged by tumble dryer fire
26 April 2010 Firefighters save all 20 rabbits from shed fire
26 April 2010 Fire and Emergency Support Service appeal
25 April 2010 Woman and children taken to hospital
23 April 2010 Car wash - Great Holm, 2 May
22 April 2010 State-of-the-art fire engine at Buckingham
21 April 2010 Service shortlised for two national awards
21 April 2010 Real-life road safety lesson for sixth-form
20 April 2010 Fire at vehicle workshop (+ picture)
20 April 2010 Director pleads guilty to fire safety charges
19 April 2010 Warning after barbecue on balcony sparks alert
19 April 2010 Great Missenden car wash raises £1,261
18 April 2010 Seven deliberate car fires in New Bradwell
15 April 2010 Fire involving five homes (+ picture)
15 April 2010 Fire in thatched roof - North Crawley (+ picture)
14 April 2010 Firefighters release woman trapped after crash
14 April 2010 Man and boy taken to hospital after fire
13 April 2010 Central characters from dramatic rescue reunited
13 April 2010 Updated: Crews still at scene of last night's fire
13 April 2010 Crews still at scene of last night's fire
12 April 2010 Fire caused by unattended pan of mince
12 April 2010 Open day with safety theme - Buckingham, 15 May
12 April 2010 Long service awards - Milton Keynes
12 April 2010 Long service awards - Aylesbury
12 April 2010 Long service awards - Wycombe/South Bucks
12 April 2010 Long service awards - Buckingham/Winslow/Waddesdon
11 April 2010 Flat fire probably caused by cigarette
8 April 2010 Car wash - Great Missenden, 17 April
8 April 2010 Fatal collision - Milton Keynes
6 April 2010 Candle warning after fire in bedroom
5 April 2010 Man led to safety and taken to hospital
5 April 2010 Fire and risk of explosion - Wavendon
1 April 2010 37 people - nearly 800 years' service!
1 April 2010 Statement to media - FiReControl

31 March 2010 Van fire and explosions (+ pictures)
31 March 2010 Top tips to avoid a DIY fire or injury
31 March 2010 Spring clean your smoke alarm this Easter
30 March 2010 30 years on - 250-mile charity tribute to dad
30 March 2010 Firefighters release man after collision
29 March 2010 Fire investigation after house is destroyed
28 March 2010 Firefighters release boy's foot from toy robot
24 March 2010 Fatal collision - minibus and car
23 March 2010 Electric blanket fire (+ picture)
22 March 2010 Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital (+ picture)
22 March 2010 Over £1,000 raised at car washes
19 March 2010 Firefighter applications 2010 – important update
19 March 2010 Safety reminder after pan catches fire
18 March 2010 Firefighters release man after car crash (+ picture)
16 March 2010 Firefighters save thatched homes from fire
12 March 2010 Appeal for witnesses after driver dies
12 March 2010 Car wash events supporting good causes
10 March 2010 National No Smoking Day 2010
8 March 2010 Firepower on and off the pitch with MK Dons 
8 March 2010 Firefighter to climb highest mountain
4 March 2010 Smoke alarms not working in home
4 March 2010 Factory fire - staff and firefighters praised
3 March 2010 Sticker scheme extended for 2010
2 March 2010 Sir Terry backs our "push it" pledge
2 March 2010 Crews to remain at farm overnight
1 March 2010 MK safety maps now available online
1 March 2010 Icy roads - warning and pictures

26 February 2010 Junior road safety scheme - Milton Keynes
25 February 2010 1,000 pick up application packs
25 February 2010 Firefighters at A422 crash (+ pictures)
23 February 2010 Car almost submerged in floodwater (+ picture)
23 February 2010 Appeal for witnesses after fatal crash
23 February 2010 Man led to safety after bacon sandwich mishap
22 February 2010 Unexplained death - car fire, Medmenham
22 February 2010 Candle safety warning after bathroom fire
22 February 2010 High Sheriff praises water rescue teams
19 February 2010 Firefighters at Olney Pancake Race
19 February 2010 Firefighter recruitment campaign - further update
19 February 2010 Emergency services course - places for teenagers
19 February 2010 Safety Centre newsletter published
17 February 2010 Personal safety campaign - Milton Keynes
17 February 2010 Arsons - three arrests and witness appeal
13 February 2010 Chinese New Year - good luck and stay safe
12 February 2010 Fire and rescue council tax set 
11 February 2010 Firefighter recruitment campaign - update 
11 February 2010 £1 million facelift for fire station
9 February 2010 Staff praised for rescuing mother and baby 
8 February 2010 Fatal collision - appeal for witnesses 
5 February 2010 Appeal for witnesses - smoke device through letterbox 
4 February 2010 Fire safety course for schools is launched
1 February 2010 Fatal collision - appeal for witnesses

30 January 2010 Second year of 'What's the Big Idea'
29 January 2010 Fire and rescue council tax rise proposed
28 January 2010 Public accolade for our firefighters
27 January 2010 Fire at market area - Central Milton Keynes
26 January 2010 2010 firefighter recruitment campaign launched
25 January 2010 21 new firefighters start at their stations
23 January 2010 Man dies in hospital after house fire
22 January 2010 Two rescued from house fire
21 January 2010 On-call firefighters - Chiltern/South Bucks
21 January 2010 On-call firefighters - Aylesbury Vale
21 January 2010 On-call firefighters - Milton Keynes
21 January 2010 Last chance to create a fire safety hero!
19 January 2010 Making you safer: Your chance to comment
19 January 2010 Roof fire in derelict building (+ picture)
18 January 2010 Firefighters release man after crash (+ picture)
18 January 2010 HGV crash on M1 - picture
16 January 2010 'Call 999' reminder after fire in flat
14 January 2010 'Slow thaw' is being closely monitored
14 January 2010 Flat fire contained within room of origin
13 January 2010 Van fire and explosion (+ picture)
13 January 2010 Appeal for witnesses - arson
12 January 2010 Firefighters hand £500 to air ambulance
11 January 2010 Firefighters prevent roof fire spreading
10 January 2010 Warning after dogs die in icy waterways
9 January 2010 We're ready for second week of bad weather
8 January 2010 Order placed for £500,000 appliance
8 January 2010 Build-up of refuse - fire safety warning
7 January 2010 Safety advice during the cold weather 
7 January 2010 Christmas tree causes chimney fire 
6 January 2010 Firefighters earn special recognition 
5 January 2010 Advice following severe weather 
5 January 2010 More than £6,000 raised for charity 
5 January 2010 Station shows its support for the Dons 
5 January 2010 Warning over cold-callers
4 January 2010 Firefighters congratulated for rescuing seven people
4 January 2010 10 chimney fires in three days
4 January 2010 Two people released following collision (+ picture)
4 January 2010 Appeal for witnesses following fatal crash
1 January 2010 Can't think of a New Year resolution?