Kington StationChurchill Road
Station Commander: Craig Newman
Station Type: On-call
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Other Station Information
Kington Fire Station provides fire cover for Kington and the surrounding rural areas. The station ground area reaches north into Wales with Presteigne and east to Pembridge on the A44. To the west, the station ground area enters Wales almost immediately and the A4111 is to the south.
Kington Fire Station is a retained fire station, so is staffed solely by on-call firefighters, who respond to emergency calls whenever they are needed.
The station has a Scania fire engine, which is a first-line attack engine, carrying a crew of up to six firefighters along with firefighting and rescue equipment.
On-call drill nights are held at the Fire Station every Thursday commencing at 6:30pm
Station risk profile
A station risk profile is a review of potential life risks in each of the Fire and Rescue Service's fire station areas.