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Communications and Media Section

Our Communications and Media section consists of a Communications and Media Officer who is responsible for internal and external communications and media relations.

Please note that the Comms and Media section is only available during office hours. For enquiries outside of office hours please phone our switchboard.

Communications and Media Officer
North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters
Thurston Road
T: 01609 788572
Switchboard: 01609 780150

Non-media enquiries, including those about fire safety advertising, should be directed to our switchboard, at all times, on 01609 780150 so they can be passed to the appropriate department.

If you wish to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act please complete the relevant form or email

Please be aware that North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service don't sell advertising, so if you're contacted by someone claiming to be selling advertising on our behalf, it's a scam and should be reported to Trading Standards or the police.

Incident information

Incident information can be found on twitter (@NorthYorksFire) and also in breaking news.

Press Registration Form

Please note we add the majority of our press releases to the 'Press Releases' section of this website and add incident information to our breaking news and Twitter feed. If you are a member of the media and would like to register with us to receive the latest press releases and information, then please complete this form.

Finding us on Social Media

We are on Twitter and Facebook and YouTube.

Our Community Safety Officers are also on Twitter and you can find them at:

Craven CSO
Hambleton CSO
Harrogate/Ripon CSO
Richmondshire CSO 
Ryedale CSO
Scarborough CSO 
Selby CSO
York CSO 
Whitby CSO

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    Incident summary - Day shift Wednesday 5th August
  • Wed 5 Aug
    Incident summary night shift Tuesday 4th August 2020
  • Tue 4 Aug
    Incident Summary Day Shift 4th August 2020
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