Gillingham is an on-call station, so its firefighters have other jobs and obligations. They commit time to the Fire & Rescue Service throughout the week and respond to emergency calls when paged.
Click here to see more information about this station and what being an on-call firefighter here can entail.
This is also a co-responder station, where firefighters support the ambulance service by attending medical emergencies ahead of a paramedic arriving.
This fire station has a clothing recycling bank for the Fire Fighters Charity.
The meeting room at this fire station is available for use by community groups and external agencies. For more information, click here.
- One fire engine
- An Environmental Support Unit
Station Manager – Paul Redford
Non-station specific enquiries
- For smoke alarm issues or to request a Safe & Well visit, call 0800 038 2323
- For recruitment queries, call 01722 691444 or email [email protected]
- For general enquiries, call 01722 691000
Be an on-call firefighter
Road Traffic Collision – Cranborne Road, Horton
Happened on 5th November, 2019 at 07:29:00
Fire Residential – Guys Marsh
Happened on 31st October, 2019 at 08:19:00
RTC – Cherry Orchard, Shaftesbury
Happened on 26th October, 2019 at 18:19:00
RTC – Bourton, Dorset
Happened on 14th September, 2019 at 08:46:00
Happened on 23rd August, 2019 at 18:10:00
Premises Fire – Gillingham
Happened on 7th August, 2019 at 01:40:00
Moped fire – Gillingham
Happened on 2nd August, 2019 at 02:28:00
Happened on 15th July, 2019 at 22:21:00
Fire Domestic- Marnhull
Happened on 17th June, 2019 at 12:07:00
Happened on 17th June, 2019 at 09:07:00
Alarm Residential – Gillingham
Happened on 5th June, 2019 at 18:15:00
Car fire – Gillingham
Happened on 23rd May, 2019 at 10:56:00
Fire domestic – Gillingham
Happened on 15th May, 2019 at 17:20:00
Car Fire – Mere
Happened on 15th May, 2019 at 12:42:00
Property fire involving cooking, in Mere
Happened on 14th May, 2019 at 19:30:00
- Road Traffic Collision – Cranborne Road, Horton