Bromsgrove StationNorth Worcestershire HQ
Station Commander: Gary Jay
Station Type: Wholetime and On-call
Vehicles and Skills:
Incidents Attended in April 2014 to March 2015Total callouts: 1025
The figures below are totals of the main types of incident attended within their station cover area and do not total all of the callouts.
- Fires: 156
- Road Traffic Collisions: 51
- Persons Rescued: 23
- Animals Rescued: 1
- False Alarms: 288
- Water Related: 1
Other Station Information
Bromsgrove Police and Fire Station was officially opened by HRH Princess Alexandra in October 2014 and is the first purpose built multi-agency facility in the UK. The area covered by the station stretches 83.9 square miles and is a mixture of both urban and rural communities.
The station is crewed by 12 wholetime firefighters; who are employed full-time and work to a Day Crewing Plus duty system and 16 on-call firefighters; who work part-time responding to fire calls within the area when needed.
There are two Scania appliances stationed at Bromsgrove, both carrying a wide variety of rescue equipment. Furthermore, being close to a busy motorway network, the station also has equipment which provides a heavy cutting rescue capability.
On-call drill nights are held at the Fire Station every Thursday commencing at 7:00pm.