Ellen Clowes, Learning Delivery Coordinator and Special Constable at British Transport Police, shares her inspirational journey from childhood dreams to serving as a police officer, overcoming health challenges and promoting inclusivity.
In a recent Emergency Services Times webinar, Professor Pete Murphy and Stuart Hoddinott spoke about how the lack of money for local authorities creates a problem for the emergency services that may not be obvious today, but will show itself in many different ways in the future.
Helen Vine, Strategic Lead for Volunteering at the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives, provides an overview of ambulance volunteers and the potential career pathways that can stem from such experiences.
Tim Murrell, NFCC drones lead, provides an update on work the fire and rescue service is doing to evolve use of drones and robotics to improve firefighter safety. Addressing privacy and safety concerns of the public is also critical to the successful deployment of this technology.
In honour of West Midlands Police’s 50th anniversary, Heritage Manager Corrine Brazier looks back on the uniforms, coats, and macs worn during the amalgamation in 1974.
There are 900 police drone pilots in the UK but there are no national standards for how they operate. Stuart Lawless, NPCC operational lead for drones, shares the plans for getting consistency and the drive for innovation to make the most of this technology.
Jon Graham provides a supplier perspective on the National Police Chiefs’ Council Contact Management Strategy and how it will be adopted by police forces to create a ‘fully omni-channel’ way for people to make contact.
Some thoughts on the highlights of 2023 and how Emergency Services Times moved from print to digital ready for a new era from 2024.
A wide ranging conversation about the fire and rescue service and the evolution of Emergency Services Times.
The Home Office has published its response to a consultation on a wide range of reforms to the fire and rescue service including its position on governance, pay and conditions and operational independence of chief fire officers.