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The Fire Fighters Charity assists thousands of serving and retired fire service personnel and their families in times of need. Account manned 9am-5pm Mon-Fri.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 16
Self-employed carpenter Michelle Jones-Cheung reached breaking point when long-term recovery from surgery left her facing potential bankruptcy. As the wife of a firefighter she was able to attend Harcombe House - a time that she says saved her life:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 15
Thank you to all the teams who volunteered their time to raise money for our Charity in the run-up to Christmas 2018. πŸŽ„πŸŽ… We totalled up all the collections from your huge efforts and the winners from each region are listed here:
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LFB Enfield Feb 15
Pleased to visit Fire Station earlier for presentation of a hamper & certificate from for raising the most in region for The Firefighters Charity over Christmas with their Santas Grotto and Open Day. Well done to all involved πŸ‘πŸ‘
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 14
A supporter of ours, Bryan Watson, is sailing around Britain between June and September to raise funds for the Charity, and would like people join him along the way. β›΅πŸŒŠ If you’d like to sail alongside Bryan or find out more information, head here:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 14
β™» We can now reveal that more than Β£68,000 was raised in total from our January textile recycling competition, which is Β£11,000 more than last year – thank you to everyone who contributed. 🎊 Find out which stations came out on top here:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 14
Well done everyone! They look delicious πŸ˜πŸ°πŸ˜‹
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 13
We’re running a pre and post retirement group session for members of on Tuesday 19 February at the Breckfield Centre in Liverpool. For more information please call Ted Donnelly on 07501 653 852.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 13
Replying to @VPPBristol
Lovely. πŸ™‚ Thank you πŸ‘
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Rowena Hill Feb 13
I enjoyed yesterday Great to see the changes taking shape at our Harcombe Centre in Devon. A lot has been done considering the builders have only been in since the New Year! Here is what and how we are changing:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 12
Another great year for Preston Circus with their Christmas fundraising! πŸ™‚πŸ‘πŸŽ‰
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 12
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We are planning to use the online platform again for new challenges, so unfortunately the current website will close on 28 February. If you want to keep any of the data you have posted on your page please save it offline or print it before this date.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 12
Thank you to everybody who took part in our challenge for our 75th anniversary last year – you raised more than Β£50,000 and covered more than 60,000 miles between you. 😊🎊 Brilliant work.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 11
We need volunteers in various UK locations to help run more Living Well Groups and extend the Charity’s reach to retired fire and rescue service personnel out in their communities. 😊 Read more from our Communities Development Lead Clare Hannaford:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 10
Changing our old habits can feel like an uphill struggle. When we stop monitoring what we are doing we fall back into old patterns and this can be followed by a sense of failure. Psychological Therapist AJ Whitaker has some advice to help us stay on track.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 9
The fire community has come together from all over the world to show that women very much have a place within its walls, after a mother shared a tweet voicing her young daughter's concerns she could never become a β€˜fireman’. πŸ‘©β€πŸš’πŸ‘¨β€πŸš’
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 8
Next month brings the final half of our National Car Wash League 2018/19 and we still need fire stations to register their car wash events. πŸš—πŸ’§ If your station is planning a car wash, let us know by registering here:
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 7
is an opportunity for us all to be more open about mental health. Here, retained firefighter Mark Schofield explains how the psychological support he received from the Charity turned his life around following a difficult three-year period.
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 6
Do you have a great photograph from your fire and rescue service career that you are happy to share with us and discuss for future issues of our Shout! Magazine? πŸš’πŸ“Έ If you do, please send your image and the story behind it to shout@firefighterscharity.org.uk Thank you 😊
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The Fire Fighters Charity Feb 6
The British Firefighter Challenge is back for 2019 and takes place in Watford on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July. πŸ‘¨β€πŸš’πŸ‘©β€πŸš’ Stair ascent, hose haul and casualty rescue are just a few of the rounds you could be taking on if you register now - be quick!
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runABC North Feb 4
. wants YOU with them at . Give your training a boost, feel the love on race day & be part of an amazing cause.
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