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We've launched a new website for anyone interested in becoming an on-call firefighter. πŸ“Ÿ πŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸš’πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸš’πŸš’ Get the answers to all your questions here.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Road traffic collision - two vehicles - Bicknacre Road, Chelmsford
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Our new recruits are halfway through their initial training already! This week group one got to grips with breathing apparatus and group two learned about positive pressure ventilation fans and spent time with our Safer Communities team.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Several acres of field alight - Henny Street, Great Henny
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Last night a family of four's kitchen was completely destroyed after a chip pan fire. Always make sure to follow our kitchen safety advice when cooking with oil. This is what can happen when even an egg cup of water is added to hot cooking oil.
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Highways England Jul 20
The northbound has re-opened between J8 and J10 following emergency resurfacing work following yesterday's HGV fire. Thanks for your patience
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Chip pan fire destroys kitchen - Church End, Harlow
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Essex Fire Service Jul 20
Replying to @DeanCoates
The incident was on the northbound carriage.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Road traffic collision - Watery Lane, Rawreth
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Highways England Jul 19
Heading ? Be Aware! northbound will remain closed between J8 and J10 until at least 8am for emergency resurfacing work following yesterday's HGV fire. More details here:
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Replying to @SgtColinShead
Hi Colin. Thanks for all your hard worth throughout the night. Do you mind if we use some of your images please?
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Essex Police Jul 19
If you normally use the please plan your journey this morning. There could still be delays in the area following yesterday’s fire.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Replying to @Tants7 @HighwaysEAST
We're expecting the incident to last until at least midnight. You'd be best to check with for up to date road information.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
We are using a nearby pond but then refilling that pond with water from a hydrant.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Thanks for your help! πŸ‘
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Replying to @swreporter24
Hello. Yes of course, please feel free to use with credit.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
lorry fire update: Firefighters are continuing to focus on the surrounding risks, break up the hay bales and dampen down the immediate area to avoid the fire spreading. A mechanical digger is being used to assist crews with this.
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Colin Shead πŸ“±+ 🚘 = ❌ Jul 19
We are now turning around trapped vehicles
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
fire: We're working on preventing any fire spread to a barley field nearby. We're also working with to organise a quick clean up once the fire is extinguished. We expect to be here until at least midnight so please avoid the area.
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Essex Fire Service Jul 19
Lorry fire on M11 - M11, Stansted
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