Tag: fire

Landfill fire is out

The recent fire at the Butt Lane landfill site is now out. Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service announced: “The fire at a landfill site on Butt Lane, Milton is now extinguished. Our firefighters have checked the area for hot spots using a thermal imaging camera and will be leaving the scene today [Thursday]. Butt Lane […]

Fire at the waste processing plant

On Wednesday Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Service¬†has warned residents and businesses in the area of Waterbeach, Land Beach and Milton to keep doors and windows closed this morning following a fire at the waste recycling site in Ely Road, Waterbeach. Approximately 500 tonnes of mixed recyclable waste are alight causing smoke to drift over the […]

Consultation for Fire Service

On Monday, the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Police and Crime Commissioner, Jason Ablewhite, launched his fire governance consultation. All the information regarding the consultation, including a short survey, can be found using this link:¬†http://www.cambridgeshire-pcc.gov.uk/get-involved/fire-governance-consultation/ The proposal is that the Police and Crime Commissioner becomes the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner and has overall responsibility for the […]