One wildfire every day on average during peak period in Scotland. Firefighters tackled an average of one wildfire every day across Scotland during Spring and early Summer last year.
Galashiels Academy pupils recognised with top award for bravery
Three 12-year-olds who alerted the fire service when discovering a house fire have been hailed for their bravery by Scotland’s top fire officer.
Fife woman walks 317 miles to Kirkcaldy Community Fire Station in tribute to late Mum
A woman, who now lives in Stoke-on-Trent, has walked back to her childhood home in Fife, covering one marathon for every year since her mum passed away.
Big-hearted firefighters make Ethan's dream come true
Firefighters at Livingston Community Fire Station invited young Ethan Rowan and his family to join their crew after learning of Ethan's love of the fire service
SFRS crews share life-saving guidance with Old Firm youth stars
Firefighters from East Dunbartonshire recently shared CPR training and defibrillator guidance with Rangers and Celtic B Team players and coaches.
American newlyweds fly 4,000 miles for unique ceremony in Glasgow fire station
Firefighters in Glasgow have rolled out the red carpet for two American colleagues to make their dream of getting married in a fire station in Scotland a reality.
Firefighter goes from rockstar to life-saver
Former rock star John Shurmer-Smith (Louis Barabbas), now an on call firefighter, shares his unexpected journey from stage to saving lives on the Isle of Skye
Two King’s Fire Service Medals awarded in New Year’s Honours
Two members of staff from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) with a combined 65 years of service have been awarded the King’s Fire Service Medal (KFSM).
Scotland’s firefighters are struggling to reach those who are most at risk of fire in homes
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is appealing to communities across the country to help it reach Scotland’s most isolated and vulnerable people this festive season.
SFRS launches festive safety campaign
FIREFIGHTERS have issued an urgent call to homes across Scotland to help prevent potentially deadly kitchen fires this festive period.