Posts by Stevie Scott

Christmas News

Dear Friends On behalf of the Trustees and Staff at Scottish Fire and Rescue’s Family Support Trust, I would like to wish you and your family a very Happy Christmas and safe 2021. I also wanted to write a personal message of sincere thanks to all beneficiaries, members and supporters of our Fire Service Charity…

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COVID-19 Update

FST COVID-19 Update – 24-03-20 Dear Fire Service Family,  With increasing concern regarding the COVID-19 Corona virus outbreak and in these uncertain times, we will continue to work hard to deliver our Charity’s services and provide for our beneficiaries over the challenging weeks ahead.  Our FST staff team are now working from home and as…

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#StepTember

Get ready to lace up your shoes, dig out your cossie or get on your bike for the Family Support Trust. The charity is inviting participants of all ages, from across the fire service family, to take part in this new challenge.It’s your opportunity to try out a new activity, or set a goal to…

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#StepTember

Get ready to lace up your shoes, dig out your cossie or get on your bike for the Family Support Trust. The charity is inviting participants of all ages, from across the fire service family, to take part in this new challenge.It’s your opportunity to try out a new activity, or set a goal to…

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McMurray Cottage Opening

Friday 24th of May marked the official opening of our brand new national respite facility. SFRS Chief Officer Martin Blunden conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to formally unveil the impressive new ‘McMurray Cottage’ in Portpatrick. The FST purchased and refurbished the property last year following the generous donation from the estate of the late Miss Mora…

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SFRS Burns Club Donation

On behalf of the FST we would like to thank the SFRS Burns Club for their continued support of our charity. Many thanks to President Andy Anderson for taking the time to present us with a cheque for the magnificent sum of £1,500 it is very much appreciated.

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Trainee Firefighters

VIce Chairperson DACO Peter Heath receiving a cheque for £2,000 from the recent trainee Firefighters course. On behalf of FST I would like to thank you for your continued support of your charity and wish you well in the best job in the world, stay safe!

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Fundraising Acknowledged

Thanks to all our friends and colleagues who helped raise awareness of our great charity in 2018 (oh and a few pounds as well ) we had an opportunity to formally thank a few of them this afternoon for their continued support, well done and please keep up the good work #familymatters

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Christmas Beneficiaries Lunch

A massive thanks to all of you for making days like this possible. It’s through your regular giving, sponsored events, donations and general love of your Charity that these ladies (widows) are able to enjoy themselves in the company of old friends. Almost 100 years ago our Charity was founded to look after the Widows…

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