Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighters have helped rescue a baby that was locked in a car in Norwich.

Fire fighters have been called to a high street pet shop.

Emergency services were called to the A11 at 3am today after a car crashed into the central reservation.

Emergency services were at the scene of a crash outside a South Norfolk village.

A shortage of retained firefighters in Norfolk, with more than 50 vacancies across the county, has prompted a recruitment drive to ensure the county is properly protected.

Morning commuters faced delays around Great Yarmouth following a crash.

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a building in Great Yarmouth this evening (January 6).

Emergency services were called to a car crash this afternoon.

A straw bale fire is being treated as arson a month after a Norfolk farmer lost £40,000 worth of straw go up in flames in a similar attack.

Firefighters in Norfolk faced more serious fires last year, according to new figures.

Burnt toast costs not only vital minutes in the morning rush, new figures can reveal, but also time and money for firefighters.

Two fire engines were called out to reports of a washing machine fire in north Norfolk.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to a fire which was started deliberately in Great Yarmouth on Friday afternoon.

Emergency services have attended a crash in South Norfolk.

Emergency services were called after a two vehicle crash at a notorious crossroads on the A140 in which two people had been injured.

Footage has emerged showing a vehicle fire at a petrol station in Taverham yesterday evening.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service crews were called to reports of a crash between three cars and a van on Monday.

A drone was used to hunt a “dangerous” dog which tried to bite a person during a police chase in Great Yarmouth on Sunday night.

A fire broke out in a three storey flat this morning in King’s Lynn.

A search and rescue training exercise involving a fallen injured horse and rider was simulated in Norfolk to prepare emergency crews in the event of a potential incident.

A car caused significant structural damage to a house in Heacham when it crashed into the front of it.

Emergency services were called to rescue and man who got into difficulty in a river in Great Yarmouth earlier this afternoon.

A driver has been taken to hospital after a crash on the A149, with police reporting several other collisions in Norfolk this morning.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service are on the scene of a caravan fire in West Norfolk.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service are tackling a fire close to a thatched cottage.

A man who was looking to throw himself in the river has been rescued from a bridge in Norwich.

Norfolk firefighters were called to reports of a person being stuck in public toilets.

Investigations are continuing to establish the cause of a blaze which destroyed a derelict building behind a former Norwich pub.

A young mother has described the shock of being woken in the night to the sound of fire “crackling and banging” outside her and her three-year-old daughter’s Dereham home.

A Norfolk Youth for Christ worker has taken up a new role in the Identity Youth Project in Gorleston.

Almost 180 people were injured and three people died in fires across Norfolk and Suffolk over the last year, according to the latest Home Office figures.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service tackled a bus fire in a Breckland village this morning.

Firefighters were called to a mid-Norfolk market town after a washing machine caught alight.

Firefighters were called after a building caught fire at a seaside resort in north Norfolk.

Firefighters were called out to 111 false alarms at Norfolk hospitals and NHS trusts within a year.

Emergency services were at a traffic accident near Diss, in which a car rolled over.

Firefighters have been called out to Bradwell to deal with a carbon monoxide leak at a property there this morning.

A motorcyclist has died in a crash with a car.

A roadside cafe hit by a fire which saw six crews rush to the scene on Thursday has said it will close while repairs are carried out.

A lack of fire safety measures at a stately Norfolk mansion that was being advertised as a holiday house sleeping up to 36 people could have resulted in “serious injury or death”, a court has heard.

Firefighters were called in to check the safety of two container drums that washed up on the beach at Hunstanton.

Firefighters tackled a blaze in the roof space of a house in Diss.

Two cars have been involved in a collision in Gorleston High Street.

A busy roundabout junction off the A140 had to be closed after a tractor and trailer overturned blocking a road in South Norfolk.

A road was closed after a car and a tractor were involved in a crash - for the second time in 24 hours in the area.

A man was airlifted to hospital after his red Volkswagon Polo was involved in a crash with a tractor.

Customers were evacuated from a city centre shopping mall Tuesday afternoon after reports a car was on fire in the car park.

Firefighters were called out to reports of a capsized boat in King’s Lynn only to find out that the stricken vessel was a water ski ramp.

Police officers and staff who have died in service will be forever remembered as part of a memorial wall which has been unveiled at the force’s Wymondham headquarters.

Investigations are ongoing after a car ended up in a ditch at Welney.

The A146 at Yelverton is currently closed in both directions.

Emergency services crews have been called to a three vehicle collision which caused heavy traffic in Gorleston.

A north Norfolk fire station is preparing to open its door to potential new recruits for the county’s retained fire and rescue service.

A holidaymaker has described his shock after he went out for a walk and returned to see the old Pontins site in Hemsby up in flames.

Norfolk’s chief fire officer hopes a lifesaving scheme which sees firefighters respond to medical emergencies in the county can be revived.

Emergency services were called to an incident on the Acle Straight following a crash which involved two vehicles.

A man has died from injuries suffered in a crash between two cars that closed a major Norfolk road for more than 12 hours.

A man has been rescued after becoming trapped in a car upside down in water.

Firefighters were called to put out a small rubbish fire on the north Norfolk coast.

Firefighters were called to help following a crash in a Norfolk village.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and arson after a tent was set on fire in Great Yarmouth this morning.

A trapped casualty has been released from a car crash by emergency services.

Firefighters from Dereham were called to put out a house fire in a mid-Norfolk village this afternoon.

Nearly 40 fire fighters tackled a building fire in central Norwich early this morning.

Emergency services were called after a car overturned in mid-Norfolk.

A fire caused by a damaged electricity cable caused a powercut in 852 households this morning.

Three crews called to fire in woods

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Three fire crews were called to woods near Great Yarmouth to extinguish a fire.

Emergency services have put out a vehicle fire which spread to a building.

Emergency services have been searching for a missing person in a Norfolk village.

Fire crews are still on scene following a large fire which has damaged an estimated 20,000 square metre area of Thetford Forest.

A casualty who became trapped in his car following a crash had to be rescued by emergency services.

A large field fire was tackled by 33 firefighters in Methwold.

Police have arrested two people after a car crashed into two parked cars on Southtown Road in Great Yarmouth.

Touching tributes have been paid after police said a body recovered from the River Yare in Great Yarmouth was understood to be that of missing man Tony Green.

Police believe that a body pulled from the River Yare in Great Yarmouth is that of missing man Tony Green.

Norfolk’s emergency services chiefs have welcomed a new law which will double the maximum sentence for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker to twelve months.

Norfolk Police are continuing their search of Great Yarmouth for missing man Tony Green.

Updated Person cut from car after crash on A1075

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Part of the A1075 was closed in both directions following a crash in which a person had to be cut from their car.

Searches are continuing today for a missing 25-year-old man who was last seen in a Great Yarmouth bar.

A man who tried to rescue a cat which got stuck up a tree ended up having to be rescued himself.

There was a house fire in Norwich every three days last year, new figures show.

A lane of the A47 has been blocked by a broken down lorry.

Emergency services have been at a serious two-vehicle crash in West Norfolk.

Three fire service crews assisted police and ambulance services at a serious traffic crash.

Village house fire tackled

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Fire crews were called earlier today to a fire in Methwold, near Brandon.

A houseboat community in a suburban beauty spot was shocked when a suspected boat burglar was led away in handcuffs by police in the early hours of Wednesday.

A man has been arrested following two early-morning houseboat burglaries in marshland.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a young child was struck by a car in Great Yarmouth last night.

Emergency services are carrying out a rescue on the River Yare.

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Great Yarmouth.

A house fire has been tackled in Great Yarmouth following a suspected arson incident.

A controversial consultation about whether Norfolk Police and Crime Commissioner Lorne Green should take over the running of the county’s fire brigade has seen a protest in Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service have attended a series of road traffic accidents.

Firefighters have attended a vehicle fire in Taverham.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service have attended a building fire in Thorpe today.

Fire crews have been called to a series of rubbish fires.

Police have said they are not treating a bungalow fire in which a man aged in his 70s died, as suspicious.

A man has died in a fire at a bungalow in Feltwell overnight.

Calls have been made to encourage more women to become firefighters after it emerged that 97pc in Norfolk are men.

Two people have been treated for injuries following a crash near Fakenham.

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