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Press office

Press relations - services to the media

Contact information
Communications and Media Team
North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters
Thurston Road


Please do not send complaints to this email address. If you have a complaint please visit the appropriate section under contact us. If you wish to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act please complete the relevant form under the 'contact us' section or email

Non media enquiries, such as advertising enquiries should be directed to our reception on 01609 780150

Press Registration Form
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.

Incident information

The primary source for incident information is the Service’s voice bank on 0871 8731254. This is updated by our control room 24/7 with the latest incident information. You can also find incident information in breaking news.

We also have a direct line to control 0870 7749992. However, this number will not be answered during busy periods. At larger incidents where resources are available we will provide a press liaison officer.

Non incident enquiries

For non-incident media enquiries, during office hours (0830 to 1700) Monday to Friday please contact the Communications and Media team on .

If your enquiry is out of office hours please phone our control room on 01609 780150.

Breaking news Rss
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    Line Side Fire at Levisham on the North York Moors Railway
  • Sat 23 May
    Fire in Fish and Chip Shop, New Quay Road, Whitby
  • Tue 19 May
    Fire at Recycling Plant, New Lane, Great Heck
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