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
Alarms – Gillingham
Happened on 23rd January, 2021 at 07:33:00
Road Traffic Collision – Mere
Happened on 20th January, 2021 at 23:59:00
Caravan fire – Gillingham
Happened on 9th January, 2021 at 04:55:00
Fire Caravan/Camping – Marnhull
Happened on 13th December, 2020 at 18:06:00
Chimney fire – Nyland
Happened on 7th December, 2020 at 13:15:00
Rescue from open water – Gillingham
Happened on 7th December, 2020 at 10:06:00
Depot fire – Chickerell
Happened on 15th November, 2020 at 00:00:00
Happened on 6th November, 2020 at 13:18:00
Fire domestic – Gillingham
Happened on 19th October, 2020 at 15:24:00
RTC – Marnhull
Happened on 6th September, 2020 at 11:40:00
Fire commercial – Shaftesbury
Happened on 10th August, 2020 at 11:16:00
- Alarms – Gillingham