Consett Community Fire Station

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Consett Fire Station
Address

Villa Real Road
Consett
DH8 6BH
United Kingdom

Telephone
01207 502912
Crewing Arrangements
Wholetime and On-Call Crews
Management Team

Chris Williams
District Manager
Email: cwilliams@ddfire.gov.uk

Mick Clark
Assistant District Manager
Email: mclark@ddfire.gov.uk

Fire Safety Officer

Tel: 0345 223 4221 

Community Safety Support

Please contact our Community Safety Team on 0345 2234221

Station Boundary Map

1948
Appraisal of the facilities at the fire station at Park Avenue, Consett in the official report on the formation of Brigade was:
Prefabricated huts and brick-built garage, in poor state of repair. Plans have been approved for the construction of a new roadway cutting across the station yard making it necessary to consider the construction of a new station.
 
1954
A new drill tower was erected at the station on Park Avenue enabling the crews to train to new standards ahead of the proposed move to new facilities.

1958

The first stage of the new fire station at Delves Lane was completed.
 
1961                                                                                             
Completion of the station at Delves Lane with the official opening occurring on 26th March 1961.

1997
The new fire station at Villa Real was officially opened by County Councilor J.D. Robson , C.BE., D.L. It provided a two bay appliance garage, accommodation and training tower.

2008
An extension housing the Community Safety Centre was opened in 2008 by the then Chairman of the Combined Fire Authority Councillor Charles Magee on the 25th June 2008.

Full details to follow. Consett Fire Station has two community rooms available. Both meeting rooms are available with multimedia facilities and room capacities are:

Room Max. Occupancy Meeting Room 1 Meeting Room 2
Boardroom Style 20 10
Theatre Style 37 20
Full Meeting Suite (Rooms 1 & 2 combined) 60

To enquire about room availability and costs please contact the District or Assistant District Manager

There are a number of incident types that we attend.  Please click here for further information. [ www.ddfire.gov.uk/incident-types-we-attend ]

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