Acquisition Further Enhances North England Offering

Author - Sam Smith |
Publish Date - July 15, 2021

Since July 2021, Alert Fire And Security was acquired by Churches Fire.

Churches Fire & Security, a national provider in the fire safety and security industry, is delighted to announce the acquisition of Alert Fire & Security.

Experts in fire and security systems for both residential customers and businesses across the North of England, Alert Fire And Security are approved to all of the industry’s highest recognised standards, including the NSI (Gold) and the BAFE Alarm Certification Scheme.

“We are delighted to announce the sale of Alert Fire And Security to Churches Fire & Security. We strongly believe that Churches will continue to provide our customers with the same level of high-quality service for which Alert has become renowned. We have been dedicated to looking after both our staff and customers for over 25 years, and it is clear to us that Churches share this outlook.”

Trevor Shanley, Managing Director at Alert Fire & Security

Churches Fire & Security market share and UK national locations are growing year on year. We provide fire and security services to over 40,000 customer location sites countrywide. Enabling UK businesses to protect their staff, assets and premises from the risk of fire and theft.


“I am delighted to welcome our new colleagues, customers and suppliers to the Churches Fire & Security family. This is the 34th acquisition Churches Fire & Security has made and as we integrate the acquisitions, we are always pleased not only to grow our business but take the best from both businesses. This helps ensure we continue to develop and grow our offering, as we continue to work with our customers to keep their property and staff safe from fire and theft.”

Charlie Haynes, Chief Executive Officer at Churches Fire & Security

Churches Fire & Security is compliance-focused, acting with integrity to ensure that all our customer’s obligations are fulfilled. By providing the highest level of compliance and quality, we deliver the lowest risk and overall cost to our customers in the long-term. Most importantly, this outlook offers the safest environment for people to work, whilst making sure customers achieve a level of compliance in line with their obligations and commercial insurance responsibilities.

The acquisition of Alert Fire & Security firmly supports the business strategy of becoming the UK’s most comprehensive fire safety and security provider.

Churches Fire & Security has acquired Alert Fire & Security

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