Please read the12 Fire Safety Tips for a safe Christmas and New Year below.   All Personnel at The Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service would like to take this opportunity to wish our community a Merry Christmas and a Happy 2016! read more →

The Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service held a gala dinner at Grand Battery House on Friday 20th November 2015. This event commemorated the inception of a fire service in Gibraltar on the 20th November 1865 and is the final event organised throughout 2015 to mark this important milestone. The occasion gathered past and present fire.. read more →

Officers and men of the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service would like to send their most sincere condolences to the families of those who have died and all the French people. read more →

As part of the ongoing events throughout 2015 to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the inception of a Fire Service in Gibraltar in 1865, the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service will be organising an open day on Saturday 17th October 2015. The event will be held at Casemates Square and will run from 10am to.. read more →

Three members of the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service travelled up to Porto to take part in the Portuguese version of the Firefighter Combat Challenge. The competition includes a 5 storey stair climb with a high-rise pack, hose hoist, forcible entry, hose advance, and a victim rescue. The primary purpose for the Firefighter Combat Challenge.. read more →

On Wednesday 16 September 2015 at a ceremony held at The Convent the Governor, Lieutenant General Sir James Dutton presented the Overseas Territorial Fire Service medal to former GFRS Divisional Officer for Operations and Training, Mr Sergio Parody.  This is the first time that this medal has been awarded to an overseas firefighter. The Investiture.. read more →

  The Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS) has two new additions to the Senior Management team. Former Sub Officer Matthew Payas has been promoted to Divisional Officer Operations and Training, and Former Station Officer Colin Ramirez has been appointed as Deputy Chief Fire Officer. Both officers will be supporting the recently appointed Chief Fire.. read more →

A team of four fire-fighters from the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue have been dedicating themselves to extreme high level intensity training to take part in what is said to be the ‘toughest two minutes in sports’ and it seems our lads from our local fire service have been making an impact! This year, Firefighter’s Coulthard,.. read more →

This year sees the 150th anniversary of the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service.  As part of the ongoing events celebrating this milestone a ceremony was held at the GFRS Social Club on Thursday 23 July for the launch of the book “A Tradition of Service”.  It was attended by former Chief Fire Officers and both.. read more →

To commemorate its 150th Anniversary, the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service will be launching a book titled “A Tradition of Service” written by Mr Richard J. M. Garcia MBE. This book will encompass how the Fire Service has evolved since it was created back in the eighteen hundreds and how it continues to serve our.. read more →