The Command and Control Centre is responsible for handling all emergency calls, determining correct resources, mobilising and providing all back-up assistance. In addition it is responsible for maintaining operational cover to ensure fire appliances are always strategically deployed to meet the standards of fire cover.
If there's a fire in your home;
Get the Fire Service out. Dial 999
For more information please visit https://www.gov.uk/firekills [clicking the link opens a new window.]
Members of the Media: The VoiceBank number for County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service is 0871 550 4043. This 24-hour-365 day service is provides voice recorded messages for members of the media to ensure access to around the clock information on incidents attended by the Fire and Rescue Service within the County Durham and Darlington area.