Contentious changes to East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service to be ‘modified’. Crowborough to have full-time firefighters on-site at the weekends and will retain the second fire engine.
Next week Crowborough Town Council will discuss how they will respond to consultation currently taking place regarding proposed changes to the fire service.
At 8pm last night East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service were called about a fire near Gills Lap car park on Ashdown Forest.
Under proposals staff contracts at some fire stations in East Sussex, including Crowborough, could be changed, which would mean at times it would take slightly longer to respond to emergencies.