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New NFCC Fire Research Group Seeks Chair

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC), a key Home Office delivery partner, have agreed to establish the Academic Collaboration Evaluation Research (ACER) group, which aims to improve the links between academic institutions and the NFCC. The group will include a blend of academic disciplines and appropriate NFCC group representatives.

NFCC is seeking a chair to establish and embed the ACER group, to help achieve the shared interests of researchers and fire services. Expressions of Interest are invited from members of academic institutions and other parties with relevant experience.

The Fire and Rescue Long Service and Good Conduct Medal now recognises 30 and 40 years' service

We all value fire and rescue professionals for the diligence and hard work that is required to protect our communities. The Fire and Rescue Service Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, recognising 20 years’ service, is one way to recognise firefighters and control staff for their dedication to their careers in the fire and rescue service

Safeguarding Fire Standard Launched

Fire Standards Board launches new professional standard for fire and rescue services in England

Queen’s New Year 2022 Honours list

Congratulations to all those honoured in the Queen’s New Year 2022 Honours list.