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Image showing a text message being written to the 60066 RESCUE emergency text systemEmergency SMS text service

Available via your mobile phone's text message (SMS) system, this service allows D/deaf people (or those with any other additional need that makes the phone difficult to use) to report fire or rescue emergencies.

Send a text message with the beginning with the word RESCUE to 60066, along with details of the emergency, including the location and your name.

Your message will be routed through to fire control operators who will deal with your report and provide advice and reassurance.

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