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. Historical incidentFirefighters tackle large Farnborough flat blaze08/02/2019Crews have tackled a large fire in South Street, Farnborough. We were called at 09:23 today to a fire involving eight flats. There are 10 engines and specialist vehicles including an aerial ladder platform. Everyone is safe and accounted for. Crews used 32 sets of breathing apparatus, four main jets, two hose reel jets and covering jets. The stop message was at 13:49.
  2. Historical incidentFirefighters tackle Ocado warehouse blaze05/02/2019The Ocado warehouse blaze in Andover is now under control. More than 200 firefighters were involved in tackling the fire which broke out at 2.44am on February 5 and was declared a major incident. Four firefighters were been treated for minor smoke inhalation. An evacuation was carried out to a distance of 500 metres around the site. This has now been lifted. The roads around are the site are also now open, although firefighting operations continue. Teams from HFRS have been...
  3. Historical incidentTrapped male rescued from house fire, following survival advice from control04/02/2019Rushmoor crews were called to a house fire on Sidlaws Road in Farnborough in the early hours of this morning (04 February), after the resident reported the fire to our control room. Control operators provided fire safety survival advice to the male occupant from the first call until the crews arrived at the scene and successfully rescued him. The casualty suffered from smoke inhalation and was given immediate emergency care by crews before being taken onto hospital by ambulance. The...
  4. Historical incidentMore than 50 firefighters tackle farmhouse blaze in Rotherwick 02/02/2019More than 50 firefighters and support crew have attended a blaze at a farmhouse in Rotherwick. The three storey building in Frog Lane was a detached domestic dwelling. The fire took hold of 75% of the roof space and second floor. Crews used 13 sets of breathing apparatus, 5 jets, 3 hose reel jets and positive pressure ventilation, to tackle the fire. No animals were involved in the incident. Firefighters attended from Odiham, Hartley Wintney, Basingstoke, Fleet, Overton and Tadley with...


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.