Barrow Fire Brigade Promote Free Reminder Service

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service are highlighting the increased dangers of house fires over the Christmas period. Gavin Roberts, Barrow Fire Station’s deputy location manager, warns that due to the additional fire risks that Christmas can bring there is a significant rise in the chance of a house fire during the festive season.

He warns that it is essential to ensure that your smoke alarms are in good working order and that they should be tested on a regular basis. To help remind people to check their smoke alarms, Barrow Fire Service are prompting people to use our free reminder service.