Protection and Building Safety News

29-03-17

NFCC pledges support folllowing terror attack

Following the terrorist attack which took place in Westminster on March 22nd, the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has passed on its thoughts and sympathy to everyone affected by the tragedy. The attack has now seen four fatalities and more…

22-03-17

New National Fire Chiefs Council launches on April 1st

The new National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) came into effect on April 1, 2017 and will provide fire services across the UK a prime opportunity to deliver and develop the Fire Reform agenda Since the move back to the Home Office, there have bee…

20-03-17

Ambulance Services Study: PAC inquiry update

The Public Accounts Committee is holding a session on the Ambulance Services Study on Monday March 20th.   Its report look at rising demand for urgent and emergency services and the rapid increase in demand.    …

15-03-17

Andy Burnham sets out his Manifesto for Manchester

Safety and security We will do more to protect our police force against cuts. We will recruit more police officers and protect neighbourhood policing teams from any further reduction in numbers. We want to provide new opportunities for young p…

15-03-17

Minister for Policing and Fire sets out Reform vision

Policing and Fire Minister Rt Hon Brandon Lewis outlined the next steps for fire reform.  Find the full Fire Reform transcript on the Home Office website.  Last year, the Prime Minister – when she was Home Secretary &…