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
Forage harvester fire
Happened on 15th July, 2021 at 20:01:00
Happened on 26th May, 2021 at 07:13:00
Road traffic collision – A303 Chicklade
Happened on 30th April, 2021 at 13:07:00
Fire commercial – Shaftesbury
Happened on 7th April, 2021 at 06:52:00
Fire shed – Kilmington
Happened on 4th April, 2021 at 16:07:00
Chimney Fire – Zeals
Happened on 25th March, 2021 at 19:10:00
Thatch fire – Stert
Happened on 6th March, 2021 at 00:00:00
Property Fire persons reported – Sturminster Newton
Happened on 11th February, 2021 at 00:34:00
Fire domestic – Motcombe
Happened on 11th February, 2021 at 00:00:00
- Forage harvester fire