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Firefighters reunited at Stone station event

More than 50 former retained firefighters and officers joined serving crew members in Stone to celebrate the station’s rich and varied history. Tuesday night’s event was held so that people could share memories about the current fire station, which has served the town since July 1975, before it is replaced by a new community facility. People also took along old ...

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History of Stone fire station to be celebrated

Former retained firefighters and officers have been invited to join serving crew members in Stone to celebrate the station’s rich history before it makes way for a brand new community facility. The current fire station in has served the town since July 1975 but is now set to be replaced by a purpose built base. Before the team moves to ...

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Fire station plans to go on show

Design plans for the new Community Fire Station in Stone will be showcased at a drop-in session in the town on Wednesday 18th September (please note the date – the original was incorrectly given by the fire service as 11th September). Residents can call into the existing fire station on The Fillybrooks between 6pm and 8pm to talk to the ...

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First artist’s impressions of new fire station

An artist's impression of Stone's new community fire station

  More details – and the first artist’s impressions – have been revealed about Stone’s new community fire station. Work will get under way on the new station in October – which will cost around £3m and take about 16 months to complete. A temporary fire station will be created on the site first to enable the existing building to be ...

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Stone fire station charity car wash

There’s a charity car wash at Stone fire station on Saturday 17th August. It’s being held between 11am and 3pm at the fire station on The Fillybrooks. Proceeds will be shared between Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service and Stone mayor Jill Piggott’s three charities for her year in office – Katharine House Hospice, Stone Stroke Club and the Oak Tree ...

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Green light for new Stone fire station

Work will get under way on Stone’s new community fire station in October after Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service was given the green light for 11 new stations across the county. Stone community fire station will be open as a community venue in February 2015, although it should be operational by November next year. It will be business as usual ...

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Firefighters’ car wash for charity

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Firefighters will be washing cars to raise money for the Firefighters Charity at Stone fire station on Saturday 8th September. The charity car wash will be taking place between 10am and 3pm at the station on The Filleybrooks. As well as washing motors, firefighters will also be handing out safety leaflets and signing people up for a free fire home ...

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Plans for new fire station go on view

An artist's impression of one of the new community fire stations

  An artist’s impression of the community fire station You can view the plans for Stone’s brand new community fire station and speak to the team behind the project at an an information session in the town on Tuesday 24th July. The session is being held at the fire station between 6pm and 7pm, where residents can speak to the ...

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Stone fire station rebuild firm announced

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has announced the company that it would like to rebuild Stone fire station and 10 others  across the county. Blue3 has been announced as the preferred bidder for the £50 million project after a procurement process. Blue3 will be responsible for the design, construction and ongoing maintenance of the 11 community fire stations. The stations set ...

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Celebration time for student firefighters

Stone student firefighters will be showing off their skills on Friday to celebrate a £2,000 donation. Staffordshire County Councillors have donated £2,000 to the scheme and to show their appreciation the student firefighters will be showing off their skills at a special event on 18th May at Stone fire station. The families of the student firefighters will be joined by ...

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