Rescue Service

ENC events honoring the victims of September 11 today

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11. In the light of day, ENC organizations organize events to honor victims. Here are some of the events taking place today: Backyard Bandits and The Doghouse Tavern will be hosting a cruise after the Ayden Collard Festival Parade, which starts at 10 a.m. Those who do not wish ...

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The mayor of Didcot cut off from a car damaged by firefighters

The mayor of Didcot was freed from a wrecked car during a spectacular firefighter training session. The mayor, Councilor Mocky Khan volunteered to play the role of a driver trapped inside a crumpled vehicle at the town’s fire station. He relied on the expertise of the Oxfordshire County Council Fire and Rescue Service to free him. The purpose of the ...

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Representative Markwayne Mullin defends attempted rogue rescue operation in Afghanistan

A Republican lawmaker from Oklahoma who attempted to travel to Afghanistan as part of a rogue rescue operation at Kabul International Airport defended the trip on Friday night, saying it would “start again tomorrow.” However, Representative Markwayne Mullin admitted, “I am not Rambo.” “I never claimed to be Rambo,” Mullin told Fox News “Special Report.” “Of all the guys I ...

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FCFRD News Blog: #MeetFCFRD: Captain Sean Evans

FCFRD News Blog press release: August 31, 2021 Captain Sean Evans is currently assigned to Fire Station 18, Jefferson, A-Shift. The born and raised resident of Fairfax County served as a firefighter in the department for over 27 years. Find out what’s happening in Tyson’s Corner with free real-time Patch updates. Growing up, Captain Evans did not envision a career ...

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Suffolk cow swims for 24 hours before rescue

A Suffolk cow was rescued with lassos and canoes 24 hours after being stranded in a river. The heifer got stuck at Bakers Court, Great Cornard water on Wednesday night but “slipped into the night” away from the Suffolk fire and rescue services. Hunter Gary Thorpe was also on hand to slaughter the cow if the animal became dangerous or ...

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Rescue workers rescue two kayakers in difficulty on the Lune River

Emergency services were called when two kayakers found themselves in difficulty in the water of the Moon River. The incident took place last weekend and prompted a huge response from emergency services. The Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service, Lancashire Police, North West Ambulance Service and the Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team witnessed the incident near Lancaster. FOLLOWING: ‘Caring and generous’ ...

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