24: Southsea Fire Station
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Southsea: 24

Portsmouth Group

Wholetime Station This station contains the Group Manager's Office for Portsmouth


Southsea Fire Station
Somers Road

Located on the corner of Froddington and Somer Road - Download Map for Southsea Fire Station

Station Manager

Mark Larrimore

Date built/moved into

7 November 1978

Vehicles at this station

Vehicle information for Southsea 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

  • Arundel Court Infant
  • Arundel Court Junior
  • Corpus Christi Primary Catholic
  • Cottage Grove Primary
  • Craneswater Junior
  • Cumberland Infant
  • Devonshire Infant
  • East Shore Special School
  • Fernhurst Junior
  • Flying Bull Primary
  • Gatcombe Park Primary
  • Goldsmith Infant
  • Isambard Brunel Junior
  • Manor Infant
  • Mary Rose School
  • Mayville High
  • Milton Park Infant
  • Milton Park Junior
  • Newbridge Junior
  • Penhale Infant
  • Portsmouth High School
  • Somers Park Primary
  • Southsea Infant
  • Wimborne Infants
  • Wimborne Junior

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.