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Rushmoor fire station in special farewell to firefighter after 25 years' service

Crew manager Bob McCrudden first began working at the station in 1991

The remains of the living room after the fire in Florence Road, Fleet

Fleet house fire leaves living room destroyed

People are again warned not to try and tackle fires themselves after woman was lucky not to be injured in a house blaze

Vandals had set fire to three bins, a vending machine and tried to set fire to the ticket kiosk

Farnborough Main railway station 'arson attack' sees windows smashed and bins set on fire

Rushmoor fire station sent three engines to the incident, which happened at 3am on Tuesday morning

Police backs

Hampshire police officers hit by more payroll blunders

The Police Federation said officers have "little confidence" in their pay system

Fire service course 'challenges' youngsters and teaches new life skills

The Phoenix course, which replaces the Life Intervention Fire Education (LIFE) course, builds on teamwork and determination

Fire crews to be cut at Rushmoor, Odiham and Yateley fire stations as part of £12m cost-saving plans

Farnborough, Odiham and Yateley fire stations will all see reductions in personnel, while Rushmoor fire station will lose two of its three traditional fire engines

Aldershot road closed after fire at takeaway

Lower Farnham Road was closed after a fire caused by an electrical fault at Sizzling Wok takeaway

Person treated for smoke inhalation following suspected electrical fire in Aldershot

One person was treated by paramedics for smoke inhalation at Wingate Court in Aldershot on Friday

Rushmoor police and firefighters strengthen partnership with unusual fitness tests

One Farnborough PCSO 'pulled' a car along with his teeth as part of the #999banter competition

Fire crews rescue 60 venomous spiders from Basingstoke house fire

Firefighters in Basingstoke got a bit of a shock on Monday when turned up to put out a fire and ended up rescuing a bunch of spiders

Rushmoor Fire Station and Farnborough police go head-to-head in fitness challenge

The banter has been flying between the police and fire service this week as officers on both sides tried to outdo the others in fitness challenges

Hampshire fire service offers glimpse into the future as consultation approaches its conclusion

There is less than a week remaining to have your say on proposals for how Hampshire's fire service will operate in years to come

Firefighters battle flames at Farnborough airport in training exercise

Firefighters carried out a series of training exercises at the airport to prepare themselves for future emergencies

Sparks fly during the cable fire close to Fleet railway station. Picture by @Rushmoor02.

Sparks fly during cable fire at Fleet railway station

Rail operator says services were not delayed as the sparking was on the slow line heading away from London

Van fire in Aldershot is suspected arson, say police

Police are appealing for information after a van was destroyed and a nearby garage and fence damaged

Youngsters give Aldershot church some TLC as part of community project

Young people taking part in this year's Prince's Trust course raised money to give Aldershot Baptist Church a makeover

Warehouse saved from disaster after van fire is extinguished

Rushmoor firefighthers tackled a van fire which was at risk of spreading to a nearby book warehouse in Farnborough

Much-loved child's swing set alight by 'mindless idiots'

The large swing in Azalea Park, Church Crookham, became an inferno and the parish council is now working to get it repaired

Council investigates after seven people found living in 'building site' flats

The tenants were paying to rent the Aldershot accommodation, but inspectors found that work being carried out there was highly dangerous

Five fire engines sent to M3 crash

Rushmoor firefighters freed driver from car following collision on motorway between Farnborough and Hook

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