Local fire stations

Local fire stations

The page provides contact details and locations for fire stations and headquarters in Northumberland.

Fire stations - contact details

We deliver our services from a network of 16 community fire stations and a purpose-built headquarters.

We believe the local knowledge of our staff, combined with the information we collect centrally is pivotal to providing an effective service for the benefit of the community.

In an emergency, always dial 999. If you have a non-emergency query, please use the following contact details:

During office hours:

Outside of office hours:

Northumberland Fire & Rescue Service headquarters

Our headquarters was opened in August 2010 and is a state-of-the-art facility situated on the same site as West Hartford Community Fire Station.

Northumberland fire and rescue headquatersNorthumberland Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters
West Hartford Business Park
Cramlington
Northumberland
NE23 3JP

The headquarters is the base for a number of central functions and departments within the service, including:

  • principal officers
  • fire support services (including fire control)
  • civil contingencies
  • fire safety
  • human resources
  • learning and development
The building is a community resource with meeting rooms of various sizes that include multimedia facilities and free internet access. Meeting rooms are available for hire to organisations and community groups. Catering can also be provided.

Further information

Our fire stations

Locations, facilities and contact details for all of our fire stations are given below.

  • Alternatively, if you have a non-emergency query, you can get in touch with your local fire station by completing our online form.

Allendale
Allendale Community Fire StationAllendale Community Fire Station
Fostersteads
Shilburn Road
Allendale
Northumberland
NE47 9LG

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle. The facilities here are shared with Sure Start. 
Alnwick

Alnwick Community Fire Station   Alnwick Community Fire Station
Blackthorn Close
Lionheart Enterprise Park
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE66 2ER

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for two fire appliances and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle. 

Amble
Amble Community Fire StationAmble Community Fire Station
Coquetdale Industrial Estate
Amble
Northumberland
NE65 0PE

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle that can also be used as a fire fogging unit.

These facilities are shared with North East Ambulance Service. This arrangement allows crews to train together, improving the way they perform and emergency incidents.
Belford
Belford Community Fire StationBelford Community Fire Station
The Meadows
Belford
Northumberland
NE70 7NZ

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle that is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit, or a fire fogging unit.
Bellingham
​Bellingham Community Fire StationBellingham Community Fire Station
Bellingham
Northumberland
NE48 2JS

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle that is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit, or a fire fogging unit.

The facilities here are shared with Northumbria Police and Sure Start.
Berwick

Berwick Community Fire StationBerwick Community Fire Station
Ord Road
Tweedmouth
Berwick upon Tweed
Northumberland
TD15 2XU

This fire station is staffed by both full-time and on-call firefighters, and is the base for two fire appliances, a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle and a swift water rescue team.

For training, the station has an additional unit that features a car recovery trailer. The station is also the base for specialist equipment including animal rescue equipment, a decontamination shower, an explosimeter and oversized drums for safely dealing with chemical incidents.
Haltwhistle
Haltwhistle Community Fire StationHaltwhistle Community Fire Station
Park Road
Haltwhistle
Northumberland
NE49 9BW

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and multi-purpose vehicle that is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit, or a fire fogging unit.
Hexham
Hexham Fire StationHexham Fire Station
Maidens Walk
Hexham
Northumberland
NE46 1DR

This fire station is staffed by full-time and on-call firefighters and is the base for two fire appliances, a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle and a swift water rescue team. For training, the station has an additional unit including a car recovery trailer.

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment including animal rescue equipment, an air shelter (for welfare or equipment storage at incidents), a decontamination shower, an explosimeter, a gas detection monitor, oversized drums for safely dealing with chemical incidents, and a radiation contamination meter. 
Holy Island
Holy Island fire stationHoly Island firestation

This fire station is unstaffed and houses a fire appliance. In the event of a fire or rescue emergency on the island, fire crews from neighbouring stations will drive onto the island via the tidal causeway between the island and mainland. If the tidal causeway is closed, fire crews are then taken to the island by boat or helicopter.
Pegswood
Pegswood Community Fire StationPegswood Community Fire Station
Pegswood
Northumberland
NE61 6TW

This fire station is staffed by full-time and on-call firefighters and is the base for three fire appliances, a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle, a high volume pumping unit, a swift water rescue team, a flood prevention unit, wildfire unit and our state-of-the-art incident support unit. For training, the station also has an additional car recovery trailer.

The station is also the base for specialist equipment including animal rescue equipment, environmental protection equipment, oversized drums for safely dealing with chemical incidents, and a radiation contamination meter.

The facilities here are currently shared with local partners, including Sure Start, Northumberland Probation Service and Northumberland National Park mountain rescue team. 

This fire station is a state-of-the-art facility and is a community resource with meeting rooms of various sizes, with multimedia facilities and free internet access. Meeting rooms are available for hire to organisations and community groups, and catering can be provided.
Ponteland
Ponteland Community Fire StationPonteland Community Fire Station
Callerton Lane
Ponteland
Northumberland
NE20 9EY

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle. The station is also the base for other specialist equipment including a Betsy water pumping unit. 
Prudhoe
Prudhoe Community Fire StationPrudhoe Fire Station
Front Street
Prudhoe
Northumberland
NE42 5DQ

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle.

The facilities here are shared with North East Ambulance Service and allow crews to train together, which improves the way they perform at emergency incidents.
Rothbury
Rothbury Community Fire StationRothbury Community Fire Station
Coquet View
Rothbury
Northumberland
NE65 7RZ

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters. The station is the base for a fire appliance, a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle, adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit, or a fire fogging unit, and flood first responders. The facilities here are also shared with Sure Start.
Seahouses
Seahouses Community Fire StationSeahouses Community Fire Station
Main Street
North Sunderland
Seahouses
Northumberland
NE68 7TZ

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance and a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle. The facilities here are shared with Sure Start.
West Hartford
West Hartford Community Fire StationWest Hartford Community Fire Station
West Hartford Business Park
Cramlington
Northumberland
NE23 3JP

This fire station is staffed by full-time firefighters and is the base for two fire appliances, multi-purpose 4x4 vehicles, multi-purpose vans, multiple light support vehicles, two minibuses, a fire investigation unit, an incident response unit, snow plough and gritter units and a specialist rescue unit. 

For training, the station also has additional units including a commercial training unit, fast response cars, additional fire appliances and a car recovery trailer.

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment including animal response equipment, dams and portable reservoirs, a decontamination shower, crowd barriers, a forklift truck, oversized drums for safely dealing with chemical incidents, and a radiation contamination meter.

The facilities here are shared with North East Ambulance Service. This allows crews from both services to train together, improving the way they perform at emergency incidents.

The fire station is based at the same site as Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service headquarters.
Wooler
Wooler Community Fire Station
28 South Road
Wooler
Northumberland
NE71 6NJ

This fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters and is the base for a fire appliance, a multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle, adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit, or a fire fogging unit and a multi-purpose van. The facilities here are shared with Sure Start.