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Former Fire Chief appointed as independent expert to advise on fire reform

Roy Wilsher will use his invaluable experience to advise the government on its fire reform agenda.

Unlimited fines for those who breach fire safety regulations

Government announces new regulations to boost building safety and £16 million for fire and rescue authorities.

Home Secretary to strengthen Police and Crime Commissioner role

The changes will make PCCs more accountable to the public.

New inspector appointed for police forces and fire services

The Home Office has appointed a new inspector to lead on investigations for Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS).

Priti Patel thanks firefighters for tireless efforts during coronavirus

Thousands of firefighters have taken on additional duties during the pandemic as the Home Secretary hears about their experiences on a Merseyside FRS visit.

Landmark building safety law to keep residents safe

The government is set to publish its landmark Bill to deliver the biggest changes to building safety for nearly 40 years and make residents safer in their homes.

Letter to the National Fire Chiefs Council and the Fire Services Management Committee

A letter from James Brokenshire to the National Fire Chiefs Council and the Fire Services Management Committee on reducing burdens and supporting the fire sector.

Fire Safety Bill

The Home Office is today introducing a new bill to improve fire safety in buildings in England and Wales.