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Faulty Smoke Alarm battery

Faulty Smoke Alarms

Faulty smoke alarms with a low battery or fault will emit a short warning sound.

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Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to have signed the Armed Forces Covenant, which is its pledge to …

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Proud to part of the Disability Confident scheme

What is Disability Confident? Disability Confident is a government scheme that helps employers attract, recruit …

enei TIDE Bronze Standard logo

Proud to be a member of enei

Who are enei?  enei (Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion) is the UK’s leading employer …

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Ways you can join Buckinghamshire Fire & Service

Join as a Wholetime Firefighter. Wholetime Firefighters are contracted to work in the fire service …

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Announcement of the death of Dave Evans

With deep regret and sadness we share the news of the death of our friend …

Group of firefighters from Kenya and UK

Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service supports Kenyan Firefighters!

This April, five of our Firefighters travelled with colleagues from Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service …

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The King’s Coronation

The selection process was coordinated through the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC), the Home Office …

Firefighter Training

On-Call payment system

Our On-Call Firefighters receive a variety of payments.