47: Fordingbridge Fire Station
Purple Pin

Fordingbridge: 47

New Forest Group
Retained Station

Address

Station Road
Fordingbridge
SP6 1JN

Location Map

Station Manager

Andy Weeks

Drill night

Wednesday 1900 - 2200 hours

Date built/moved into

1957   

Additional Information

Our Station attracts a range of interesting calls. We have a lot of Rural and Farm risks, some Industrial, Stateley Homes, an increasing number of Old Peoples Homes, a Hospital and the A338 road which is infamous for RTA's. We also regularly provide cover into Salisbury and Wiltshire.

Vehicles at this station

Vehicle information for Fordingbridge is currently being updated.

Incidents of Interest

  1. Recent incidentHundreds of old film reels lost in fire02/12/2019A fire in an outbuilding was well alight when crews from St Mary’s, Redbridge, Hightown, Eastleigh, and Hythe arrived at the scene. The outbuilding contained hundreds of highly flammable cine nitrate film. Twelve breathing apparatus’, one main jet, one hose reel jet, compressed air foam solution, and one ultra high pressure lance have been used so far to tackle the fire. The roof also partially collapsed on the outbuilding. At this time the incident is still ongoing with the...


Schools Coverage

  • Breamore C of E Primary
  • Fordingbridge Infant
  • Fordingbridge Junior
  • Forres Sandle Manor
  • Hale Primary
  • Hyde C of E Primary
  • Western Downland C of E Primary
         

Note: This list is not exhaustive, but reflects the schools we have visited in the last 18 months. As more visits are carried out, the list of school will change to reflect that.