18: Gosport Fire Station
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Gosport: 18

Fareham and Gosport Group
Wholetime Station


Privett Road
PO12 3SR

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Station Manager

Dean Hodges

Officer in Charge

Watch Manager Rob Dellow

Drill night

Tuesday 1830 - 2130 hours

Date built/moved into

The station was opened on 1 April 1954.

Vehicles at this station

Vehicle information for Gosport is currently being updated.

Incidents of Interest

  1. Recent incidentVehicles destroyed in Basingstoke garage blaze28/09/2019Ten vehicles have been destroyed in a garage fire. Three engines and an Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP) attended from Basingstoke with a water carrier from Fleet. The blaze was in Aldermaston Road South, Basingstoke. Crews used water jets and foam to extinguish the blaze. The stop message was at 23.09 and crews remained on the scene damping down.
  2. Historical incidentFirefighters called to refuse fire in Fareham17/09/2019Firefighters were called in the early hours of the morning to a refuse fire at a Waste Transfer Site on Down End Road, Fareham. Fire engines from Fareham, Cosham, Wickham, Southsea and further support vehicles were called to the scene at 04:02. The blaze involved 100 tonnes of waste in an open fronted covered storage unit and was tackled with 19 sets of breathing apparatus, compressed air foam solution and hose reels. Firefighters worked to contain contaminated water to protect the...
  3. Historical incidentCity centre rooftop blaze tackled by firefighters16/09/2019A fire broke out just before midnight yesterday in the roof space of a four-storey building on Oxford Street, Southampton. Firefighters were called from St Mary’s, Redbridge, Hightown, Eastleigh, Lyndhurst, Cosham, Totton, and Botley, with specialist vehicles also required including the aerial ladder platform. One casualty was treated by South Central Ambulance Service for smoke inhalation. The ground and first floor were used as a pizza restaurant, with the upper floors used as flats...
  4. Historical incident80 Firefighters tackle thatched roof fire overnight, which destroys beautiful Hampshire home 07/09/2019Fire Control was alerted to a two storey thatched roof fire on Beauworth Road, Alresford at 19:03. Unfortunately, the fire was rapidly taking hold and had spread to the entire roof space when the first crews arrived. Residents of the property had evacuated and were in a place of safety. Working hard in tough conditions crews from Alresford, Bishops Waltham, Eastleigh, St Mary’s, Redbridge, Fareham, Winchester, Hightown, Botley, Alton, Totton, Romsey responded. Crews salvaged what they...
  5. Historical incidentSix engines called to blaze at Southampton dry cleaners06/09/2019About 30 firefighters were called to tackle a blaze at an Ocean Village dry cleaners. Crews attended from St Mary's, Redbridge, Hightown, Cosham and Eastleigh. The blaze was on Floating Bridge Road, Southampton. The fire broke out in a storage area and had spread to the roof space. Crews used six sets of breathing apparatus, two jets, two hose reels, tactical ventilation and an Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP). The stop message was at 06:27.
  6. Historical incidentBlaze at derelict former nursing home in Farnborough02/09/2019More than 40 firefighters tackled a blaze at a derelict former nursing home. Crews from Rushmoor, Basingstoke and Odiham tackled the flames with three engines from Surrey Fire and Rescue Service. Two Aerial Ladder Platforms (ALP) were also at the scene in Sorrel Close, Farnborough. Crews used four jets and 12 sets of breathing apparatus. The roof and first floor were severely damaged in the fire and the ground floor was also affected. The stop message was at 20:55.
  7. Historical incidentFire at Marchwood waste centre02/09/2019About 30 firefighters were called to a waste transfer centre in Marchwood this morning. The fire, in Bury Road, was contained to a concrete bay and involved a large amount of bulky domestic waste. Crews, from Redbridge, St Mary's, Beaulieu and Eastleigh, used three water jets and foam to tackle the blaze before damping down. Three engines attended the incident with support vehicles including an Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP), a water carrier and a command unit. The stop message was at...

Schools Coverage

  • Alervstoke Junior
  • Alverstoke C of E Junior
  • Alverstoke Community C of E Infant
  • Bedenham Primary
  • Brockhurst Infants
  • Brockhurst Junior
  • Elson Infant
  • Elson Junior
  • Gomer Infant
  • Gomer Junior
  • Grange Infant
  • Haselworth Primary
  • Holbrook Primary
  • Lee on Solent Infant
  • Lee-on-Solent Junior
  • Leesland C of E Infant
  • Leesland C of E Junior
  • Marycourt School
  • Newtown C of E Primary
  • Peel Common Infant
  • Peel Common Junior
  • Rowner Infant
  • Rowner Junior
  • Siskin Infants
  • Siskin Junior
  • Woodcot 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.