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14-06-21

NFCC remembers those who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire

The Chair of the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) today remembers all who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire four years ago. Mark Hardingham, NFCC Chair, commented: “Today marks the fourth anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire and...

11-06-21

NFCC Chair congratulates all those who have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours

  The Chair of the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has congratulated all those who have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours from Fire and Rescue Services. Once again, staff from across the FRS have received...

11-06-21

New fire safety guidance a retrograde step for schools

The Department for Education is currently consulting on proposed revisions to its fire safety guidance for schools in England. Last year, the NFCC, alongside partners in the built environment called for the installation of sprinklers in schools...

08-06-21

NFCC Chair pays tribute to Paul Fuller, CFO of Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service

The Chair of the National Fire Chiefs Council has expressed his sadness following the death of Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service Chief Fire Officer, Paul Fuller, CBE. NFCC Chair Mark Hardingham commented: “It was devastating to receive...

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11-06-21

New fire safety guidance a retrograde step for schools

The Department for Education is currently consulting on proposed revisions to its fire safety guidance for schools in England. Last year, the NFCC, alongside partners in the built environment called for the installation of sprinklers in schools...

07-06-21

Updated: NFCC's COVID-19 fire safety guidance for quarantined hotels

We have recently updated our Quarantined hotel guidance in relation to COVID-19. This follows government changes to countries people can and cant travel to without quarantining.   It provides general information that...

02-06-21

Latest update from our People Programme - Direct Entry Project Board

NFCC's People Programme held its first Direct Entry Project Board last month. CFO Dawn Whittaker and CFO Rod Hammerton - as joint Project Executives - are now joined by a group of dedicated board members. The People Programme is delighted to...

27-05-21

NFCC is now partnering with Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service to deliver a newly enhanced end-point assessment service for fire and rescue services

In an exciting development, NFCC is now partnering with Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service to deliver a newly enhanced end-point assessment service for fire and rescue services. Under the EPA Partnership, Cornwall FRS will continue to offer...

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