Cost of Government’s new Emergency Services Network set to escalate by £3.1 billion

The all-new communications system being put in place for the Emergency Services will now cost just shy of 50% more than originally expected and is “unlikely” to be ready to be delivered by the target date of 2022. According to the National Audit Office’s (NAO)...
Posted On 10 May 2019
Kevin Thomas (of the Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service) being presented with the 2018 Gordon McLanaghan Award by Cleo Lake, the Lord Mayor of Bristol (Photo: Jon Craig)

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service wins 2018 Global MSC Security Gordon McLanaghan Award

The Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service has won the 2018 Gordon McLanaghan Award bestowed by Global MSC Security. This prestigious accolade is presented annually in memory of the late Gordon McLanaghan, former Bristol City Council CCTV and Emergency Control Room manager, and...
Posted On 28 Nov 2018

Motorola Solutions completes acquisition of Airwave in £700 million deal

Motorola Solutions has completed its acquisition of Airwave, the largest private operator of a public safety network in the world. “The acquisition of Airwave enables us to significantly grow our managed and support services business and reflects our commitment to the public...
Posted On 22 Feb 2016