Media Information 


Press Office

The Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service Press Office is staffed between 08.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

The main contact for media queries during office hours is:

Mark Hustwitt
PR Office
Tel: (01234) 845161

For out of office hours enquiries:

For urgent media queries, out of office hours, the on call press officer can be contacted by ringing Service Control on (01234) 845100.

Our Press Office aims to provide full, timely and accurate responses to reasonable and courteous media enquiries.  Press releases and images are available to view and download.  Please credit any image use with 'BFRS'.

Our voicebank press line is updated twice daily with a summary of incidents attended.  Please call 0871 559 4167.

In the event of a major incident, involving all other emergency services, statements and media information will be available on the BLLRF (Bedfordshire and Luton Local Resilience Forum) website

Any requests under the Freedom of Information Act should be directed to the Freedom of Information Officer