Local fire stations

Contact details & locations for fire stations & headquarters in Northumberland.

We deliver our services from a network of 17 community fire stations and a purpose-built Headquarters building.

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

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters

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

Photograph of Fire and Rescue Headquarters

Find us

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters
West Hartford Business Park
Cramlington
Northumberland
NE23 3JP
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Contact us

In an emergency dial 999

If you have a non-emergency query, please contact:

During office hours:

Outside of normal office hours:

Office hours are: 08:30-17:00hrs, Monday to Thursday, and 08:30-16:30hrs on Friday

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 Department
  • Community Safety Academy
  • Fire Safety Department
  • Human Resources Department
  • Learning and Development Department

The building 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. Catering can also be provided.

Our Fire stations

Contact details, locations and facilities for all our fire stations are given below

Allendale

Contact details:

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

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In an emergency dial 999

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Allendale Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle.

The facilities at Allendale Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.

Alnwick

Contact details:

Alnwick Community Fire Station
South Road
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE66 2PA

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Alnwick Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Two fire appliances
  • Multi-purpose 4 x 4 vehicle.
Amble

Contact details:

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

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Amble Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4 x 4 vehicle.

Amble’s multi-purpose vehicle can be used as a fire fogging unit.

The facilities at Amble Community Fire Station are shared with North East Ambulance Service. This arrangement allows crews to regularly train together, which improves the way they perform at emergency incidents.

Belford

Contact details:

Belford Community Fire Station
The Meadows
Belford
Northumberland
NE70 7NZ

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Belford Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle

Belford’s multi-purpose vehicle is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit or a fire fogging unit.

Bellingham

Contact details:

Bellingham Community Fire Station
Bellingham
Northumberland
NE48 2JS

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Bellingham Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle.

Bellingham’s multi-purpose vehicle is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit or a fire fogging unit.

The facilities at Bellingham Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.

Berwick

Contact details:

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

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Berwick Community Fire Station is staffed by both full time fire-fighters on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Two fire appliances
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle
  • Swift Water Rescue Team

The Station has an additional unit used for training:

  • Car recovery trailer

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment:

  • Animal rescue equipment
  • Decontamination shower
  • Explosimeter
  • Oversized drums for safely storing chemicals from incidents
Haltwhistle

Contact details:

Haltwhistle Community Fire Station
Park Road
Haltwhistle
Northumberland
NE49 9BW

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In an emergency dial 999

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Haltwhistle Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle

Haltwhistle’s multi-purpose vehicle is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit or a fire fogging unit.

Haydon Bridge

Contact details:

Haydon Bridge Community Fire Station
California Gardens
Haydon Bridge
Northumberland
NE47 6JW

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Haydon Bridge Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle

The facilities at Haydon Bridge Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.

Hexham

Contact details:

Hexham Fire Station
Tyne Mills Industrial Estate
Hexham
Northumberland
NE46 1XJ

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Hexham Community Fire Station is staffed by full time fire-fighters and on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Two fire appliances
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle
  • Swift Water Rescue Team

The Station has an additional unit used for training:

  • Car recovery trailer

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment:

  • Animal rescue equipment
  • Air shelter (for welfare or equipment storage at incidents)
  • Decontamination shower
  • Explosimeter
  • Gas detection monitor
  • Oversized drums for safely storing chemicals from incidents
  • Radiation contamination meter
Holy Island

Contact details:

In an emergency dial 999

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Holy Island Community Fire Station is unstaffed and houses a fire appliance.In the case 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 the mainland. If the tidal causeway is closed due to high tide, fire crews from neighbouring stations are taken to the island by boat or helicopter to use the appliance at the station.

The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
Pegswood

Contact details:

Pegswood Community Fire Station
Pegswood
Northumberland
NE61 6TW

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In an emergency dial 999

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Pegswood Community Fire Station is staffed by full time fire-fighters and on-call retained fire fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Three fire appliances
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle
  • High Volume Pumping Unit
  • Swift Water Rescue Team
  • Flood Prevention Unit
  • Wildfire Unit

The Station has an additional unit used for training:

  • Car recovery trailer

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment:

  • Animal rescue equipment
  • Environmental protection equipment
  • Oversized drums for safely storing chemicals from incidents
  • Radiation contamination meter

The facilities at Pegswood Community Fire Station are currently shared with local partners, including:

  • Sure Start
  • Northumberland Probation Service
  • Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team
  • Northumberland County Council Welfare Officer

Pegswood Community Fire Station is a state of the art facility. The building is a community resource with meeting rooms of various sizes with multimedia facilities and free internet access. Catering can also be provided. Meeting rooms are available for hire to organisations and community groups.

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Ponteland

Contact details:

Ponteland Community Fire Station
Callerton Lane
Ponteland
Northumberland
NE20 9EY

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In an emergency dial 999

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Ponteland Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment:

  • Betsy water pumping unit.
Prudhoe

Contact details:

Prudhoe Fire Station
Front Street
Prudhoe
Northumberland
NE42 5DQ

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In an emergency dial 999

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Prudhoe Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle.

The facilities at Prudhoe Community Fire Station are shared with North East Ambulance Service. This arrangement allows crews to regularly train together, which improves the way they perform at emergency incidents.

Rothbury

Contact details:

Rothbury Community Fire Station
Coquet View
Rothbury
Northumberland
NE65 7RZ

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In an emergency dial 999

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Rothbury Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle
  • Flood first responders

Rothbury’s multi-purpose vehicle is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit or a fire fogging unit.

The facilities at Rothbury Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.

Seahouses

Contact details:

Seahouses Community Fire Station
Main Street
North Sunderland
Seahouses
Northumberland
NE68 7TZ

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In an emergency dial 999

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Seahouses Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters. The station is the base for:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle

The facilities at Seahouses Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.

West Hartford

Contact details:

West Hartford Community Fire Station
West Hartford Business Park
Cramlington
Northumberland
NE23 3JP

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In an emergency dial 999

If you have a non-emergency query, please complete our online form.

Alternatively please contact:

During office hours(08:30-17:00hrs, Monday to Thursday, and 08:30-16:30hrs on Friday):

Outside of normal office hours:

West Hartford Community Fire Station is staffed by full time fire-fighters and on-call retained fire-fighters. The Station is the base for:

  • Three fire appliances
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicles
  • Multi-purpose vans
  • Multiple light support vehicles (cars and vans)
  • Two minibuses
  • Fire Investigation Unit
  • Incident Response Unit
  • Snow Plough and Gritter Units
  • Specialist Rescue Unit
  • Landrover Discovery Wildfire Unit

The Station has additional units used for training:

  • Commercial Training Unit
  • Two fast response cars
  • Three additional fire appliances
  • Car recovery trailer

The station is also the base for other specialist equipment:

  • Animal rescue equipment
  • Dams and portable reservoirs
  • Decontamination shower
  • Crowd barriers
  • Forklift truck
  • Oversized drums for safely storing chemicals from incidents
  • Radiation contamination meter

The facilities at West Hartford Community Fire Station are shared with North East Ambulance Service. This allows crews to regularly train together, which improves the way they perform at emergency incidents.

West Hartford Community Fire Station is based at the same site as Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters.

Wooler

Contact details:

Wooler Community Fire Station
28 South Road
Wooler
Northumberland
NE71 6NJ

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In an emergency dial 999

If you have a non-emergency query, please contact us:

Wooler Community Fire Station is staffed by on-call retained fire-fighters with:

  • Fire appliance
  • Multi-purpose 4x4 vehicle.
  • Multi-purpose van.

Wooler’s multi-purpose vehicle is adaptable for use as either a road traffic collision unit or a fire fogging unit.

The facilities at Wooler Community Fire Station are shared with Sure Start.