Miss Gibraltar 2011 Michelle Gillingwater-Pedersen recently paid a visit to the Station in support of the Miss Gibraltar Calendar “celebrating 50 years of beauty” which is being sold to raise funds for the charity “Wobbles”. Members of the White Watch who were on duty had Miss Gibraltar Michelle Gillingwater-Pedersen sign copies of the calendar which.. read more →

The City Fire Brigade Fire Safety Department have today published their Fire Safety In The Home guide. It includes relevant and up to date guidance in simple terms for the lay person to understand. The 24 page A5 booklet has been printed in full colour and gives advice on the fitting and maintenance of Smoke.. read more →

The Hon. Steven Linares is the new Minister for the City Fire Brigade as a result of the GSLP/Liberals winning the 2011 election on the 8 December. The Minister is also responsible for Sports & Leisure, Culture, Heritage, Youth, Postal Services, Utilities, including Refuse Collection and Disposal, Civil Contingencies and the City Fire Brigade. Minister.. read more →

Four Trainee Firefighters from the City Fire Brigade, Dyron Ford, Anthony Martinez, Francis Sanchez and Dwayne Trinidad together with trainees from the Republic of Ireland and Jersey graduated on Thursday 24 November after successfully completing their Firefighter Foundation Development Programme at the Fire Service College, Moreton-in-Marsh in England. The Silver Axe Award was presented at.. read more →

Red Watch personnel recently held a joint fire training exercise at the Saccone and Speed bottling plant on the 2nd November. The exercise was organised with the Saccone and Speed in order to test the reaction of their staff in a fire situation, whilst at the same time giving CFB personnel the opportunity to work.. read more →

Firefighters from the City Fire Brigade were delighted to able to present a cheque of £1,000 in support of the “Thumb’s Up” campaign in aid of the new Lady William’s Centre to Mrs Jennifer Stentiford at the City Fire Brigade on Monday 24 October. The money was raised by a dedicated group of firefighters who.. read more →

A team from the CFB MT Workshop took part in the Gibraltar’s first Soapbox Derby organised by Motor Trader magazine in aid of charity on Saturday 8 October. 12 Soapboxes took part in the race, the track went down the hill from Keightley Way Tunnel past the Nuffield Pool to the finish line by the.. read more →

Firefighters from the City Fire Brigade White Watch visited the Royal Fleet Auxiliary Orangeleaf on the 18 August at H.M.Naval Base. The visit to the support tanker forms part of the regular familiarisation visits to Royal Navy vessels, whenever these are in port. Whenever possible the CFB also conduct training exercises with the crew of.. read more →

Firefighters from the City Fire Brigade held a Bikeathlon in order to raise funds for the Lady Williams Cancer Support Centre, “Thumbs Up” campaign. The Bikeathlon took place on Thursday 21 July from 09:00 hours till 13:00 hours at the front of the Parliament Lobby in Main Street. The Lady Williams Support Centre “Thumb’s Up”.. read more →

On the 4th July at approximately 17:29 hours the Brigade received a call of fire at the ex-Water Catchment’s area above Catalan Bay. Two fire appliances were dispatched immediately, one making it’s way to Sir Herbert Miles road, the other via the entrance to the Waterworks Reservoir Tunnel situated by Hayes Level. A total of.. read more →