Swanage 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.
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
- One fire engine with off road and CAFS capability
- A 4×4 Land Rover pump
- One co-responder car
Station Manager – Russ True
Non-station specific enquiries
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Fire in the open
Happened on 24th September, 2021 at 19:27:00
Domestic alarm – Swanage
Happened on 20th August, 2021 at 13:37:00
Road traffic collision – Harmans Cross
Happened on 15th July, 2021 at 14:53:00
Fire in the open – Corfe Castle
Happened on 15th July, 2021 at 10:06:00
Ongoing Incident Corfe Castle
Happened on 5th July, 2021 at 19:10:00
Thatched property fire in Pamphill, Wimborne
Happened on 23rd May, 2021 at 14:10:00
Residential alarm – Swanage
Happened on 17th May, 2021 at 13:21:00
Retail Fire in Swanage
Happened on 15th May, 2021 at 12:39:00
Heath fires – Dorset
Happened on 3rd May, 2021 at 00:00:00
- Fire in the open