Durham Fire Station


Lanchester Road
United Kingdom

0191 3860202
    Crewing Arrangements
    Wholetime and On-Call Firefighters
    Management Team

    Group Manager: 

    Ian Irving - ian.irving@ddfire.gov.uk

    Divisional Managers:

    Justin Parry - justin.parry@ddfire.gov.uk
    Michael Pearson - mpearson@ddfire.gov.uk
    Mal Woodward - mwoodward@ddfire.gov.uk

    North Division RDS Support:

    Jonathan Robinson – jrobinson@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

    The old head quarters in Framwellgate moor:

    Appraisal of the facilities at the fire station at the Sands, Durham City in the official report on the formation of Brigade was:

    A range of dilapidated prefabricated huts with a brick-built control room and a five-bay garage on land belong to the Freeman of the City of Durham.

    A new station was added to the Headquarters site at Framwellgate Moor. The station comprised of a five bay garage and accommodation.

    A new 3 bay appliance garage extension was added to the station.

    Belmont HQ


    HQ moves to Belmont, Durham location

    Durham station at Sniperley


    Durham station moves to Sniperley location

    Links to performance can be found in the list under the performance heading.

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