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Cheshire fire crews begin Nepal mission

Bryn, Cheshire Fire Service's search and rescue dog. Credit: Cheshire Fire Service.

A team of firefighters from Cheshire have set off to help in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in Nepal that has killed thousands of people.

Six Cheshire staff and a rescue dog are joining a 67-strong International Search and Rescue Team.

The six from Cheshire are:

  • Mark Coleman, based at the Service’s Headquarters in Winsford.
  • Alexander Hayes, based at Crewe Fire Station.
  • Stuart Deveraux, based at the Service Headquarters.
  • John Turner, based at Chester Fire Station.
  • Daz Tennant, based at Chester Fire Station.
  • Steve Buckley, based at Knutsford Fire Station.
  • The Service's search and rescue dog, Bryn.

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