Firefighters and mountain rescue volunteers have been praised after rescuing a horse trapped in deep mud in east Cumbria.Read the full story ›
Rescuers spent three hours freeing a man who had fallen below deck on a boat in the Port of Workington.
The crewman suffered suspected back injuries and the fire service worked alongside the coastguard, Workington lifeboat teams, and the North West Ambulance service to get the man to hospital.
He was taken to hospital by HM Coastguard in the Prestwick SAR Flight Rescue 199.
"We'd like to extend our thanks to all our partner agencies involved in a fantastic display of multi-agency interoperability for the quick response and excellent cooperation in this difficult and challenging callout.
We'd also like to extend our good wishes for a speedy and full recovery to the casualty."
In the last three years Cumbria Fire & Rescue has been called out to almost 400 chimney fires.Read the full story ›
Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service are warning people of the dangers of swimming in rivers, ponds, or lakes during the summer.Read the full story ›
Investigations are continuing into the cause of a fire near Carlisle that killed 16,000 chickens.Read the full story ›
As part of the Fire Kills campaign, Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service share tips on keeping your family safe while in the kitchen.Read the full story ›
More than 70 life-saving defibrillators are now available in communities across Cumbria.Read the full story ›
Firefighters are calling on people to stay safe this summer while enjoying Cumbria's great outdoors.Read the full story ›
Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to think carefully about fire safety when enjoying the outdoors this Summer.Read the full story ›
Cumbria Fire and Rescue service is warning people to stay safe around lakes and rivers ahead of the Bank Holiday and school half term.Read the full story ›