Press Office

Media enquiries for Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) are handled by the organisation’s Communications and Consultation team.

The Press Office is open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, with on-call availability for major incidents.

CONTACT

 

Phone: 0118 938 4556
Emailcommunications@rbfrs.co.uk

Click here to view the latest and archived news releases.
All requests for interviews are coordinated by the Communications and Consultation team. Direct approaches to station-based staff, other than routine daily calls, will be referred to the team to be dealt with.

If you would like to film or photograph Royal Berkshire Fire Authority premises, personnel or equipment, please contact the Communications and Consultation team.

Photos of firefighters, vehicles and recent incidents are available to view and download from the ‘Gallery’ tab at the top of the page. Images may be used with articles but must credit Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service as the copyright owner.

Twitter
Follow @RBFRSofficial on Twitter for up to the minute updates of incidents and fire safety messaging from Thames Valley Fire Control Service operators and the Communications and Consultation team.

Facebook
Visit our Facebook page for updates and fire safety messaging from Royal Berkshire fire and Rescue Service.

Youtube
See our Youtube channel to see our videos.

Instagram
See our Instagram page here.


Fire Station: when to contact

To minimise disruption to operational duties, we ask that calls to fire stations are made only between the following times:

  • Mornings: between 08:15 and 08:45
  • Afternoons: between 17:15 and 17:45

If you miss these time slots, please call the press office during office hours for assistance.

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