Campaign launched to recruit new firefighters in Cumbria for the first time in eight years
From Monday October 3, a number of recruitment days will be held across the county to find aspiring firefighters who want to join the Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service.
As it stands, more than 90 per cent of the county's firefighters are white males and as part of the new initiative, the service is keen to encourage women as well as people from black and ethnic minority backgrounds and those who are LGBT to try out the taster sessions.
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