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Fire service encourages smoke alarm test when clocks change

People are encouraged to check smoke alarms when they change clocks Credit: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service is encouraging people to test their smoke alarms when they change their clocks on Sunday.

The service says the 'tick-tock test' will help to protect people and prevent deaths. 211 people died in fires in the home last year.