Advertisement

Fire service cuts petition

A petition against planned cuts to fire services in Torquay is being handed into Downing Street today.

View all 7 updates ›

Petition to PM opposing Torquay fire service cuts

A petition against planned cuts to fire services in Torquay will be handed into Downing Street today.

Twenty two thousand people signed the petition after Devon and Somerset Fire & Rescue Service proposed axing Torquay's second full time crew.

Proposals to rationalise fire services include axing a Torquay crew Credit: ITV Westcountry

They say it would make savings of 900 thousand pounds, but campaigners say it could cost lives.

More top news