Blogs and Updates

Remembering 09-11-01

Posted by:

Remembering 09-11-01

On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States.

The attacks led to the deaths of 2,976 people and was the deadliest day in history for New York City firefighters: 343 firefighters were killed.

We will never forget.

Continue Reading →
0

Jubilee Medals

Posted by:

We thought we would put this together to explain the confusion some visitors are having in relation to which ribbon bars they are allowed to wear.

Firstly, the Golden Jubilee Medal was awarded to eligible members of the Fire and Rescue Service as part of the Golden Jubilee celebrations in 2002. The primary criterion for eligibility was the completion of five years service (which could be aggregated with a period of service with another eligible service or the military) on 6th ...

Continue Reading →
0

New Site Launched

Posted by:

Just in case you hadn’t noticed, things have changed around here a little. Not only do we now have a Blog, but the entire UK Fire Service Resources site has undergone a massive change.

If you’re a regular visitor, then things will look a bit different: you might want to take some time to explore the site and get used to the new look and feel. If you’re new – well, hello and thank you for visiting.

What you’re seeing on UK ...

Continue Reading →
0