Brampton Fire Station

Brampton
Brampton Fire Station
Greenfield Lane 
Brampton 
Cumbria 
CA8 1DB
 

Tel: 0300 303 8623 Monday to Friday 9 a.m to 5 p.m.

Training Evening: Monday 1900 hrs to 2100 hrs.

Email: enquiries.fire@cumbria.gov.uk

Brampton fire station is staffed by On-call Firefighters and houses one fire engine.

The risks are mainly residential, although there are a number of pubs and guest houses which cater to the tourist trade, the station also covers a large rural community extending to approximately 12,500 hectares. Due to the busy roads which surround Brampton, including the A69, the station attends a number of road traffic collisions.

 

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Brampton Station Area 300 X 477

  Next nearest supporting Fire Engine

  Carlisle East - 9  miles 
  Carlisle West - 11 miles  
  Longtown - 11 miles 

Station Area11,000 population
Crewing TypeOn-Call
Fire Engines1 fire engine

Brampton is a small market town situated nine miles east of Carlisle, near to Carlisle Airport on the B6243. The town was founded in the 7th century, with many of the historic houses still remaining. The population of Brampton and the surrounding area is approximately 6,500 people, with this number being increased by tourists visiting this lovely area.

The area contains:

  • Heritage sites in Brampton include Banna (Birdoswald Fort) and Hadrian's Wall (a UNESCO World Heritage Site)

  • There are 9 Grade 1 listed buildings and 12 Grade II listed buildings

  • There are two Special Areas of Conservation; Bolton Fell Moss and Walton Moss

  • There is 2 Site Specific Risks: Carlisle Airport and Spadeadam

The risks are mainly residential, although there are a number of pubs and guest houses which cater to the tourist trade, the station also covers a large rural community extending to approximately 12,500 hectares. Due to the busy roads which surround Brampton, including the A69, the station attends a number of road traffic collisions.

The table shows the number of incidents that have occurred within a nominal area assigned to the station (as shown on the map in the station profile).  This is different to the number of incidents attended by fire engines which are based at the station, as they may attend incidents outside their station area.

Fire2016/172017/182018/19
All emergencies attended506459
All Fires162620
Accidental primary dwelling fires725
Secondary fires149
Chimney fires5101
Deliberate primary fires252
Deliberate secondary fires143
False Alarms
All false alarms102623
Special Service Calls
Non Road Traffic Collisions Special Service Calls2510
Road Traffic Collisions Special Service Calls076

Response times

On-call fire engine

C23P12016/172017/182018/19
Average crew turnout time (time it takes the crew to respond to the station)3 mins 53 secs4 mins 3 secs4 mins 5 secs
Average response time (time it takes the crew to arrive at the incident from the station)12 mins 44 secs9 mins 44 secs11 mins 51 secs
Number of incidents attended by fire engine C23P1537572

Availability

On-call fire engine

C23P12016/172017/18
2018/19
Total Availability92%93%94%
Mon - Fri (08:00 - 18:00)88%88%89%
Mon - Thurs (18:00 - 08:00)99%99%100%
Fri - Mon (18:00 - 08:00)88%92%93%

Further information for this fire station is available on a number of themes at the Cumbria Intelligence Observatory, including:

  • Population 

  • Crime and Community

  • Health and Social Care

  • Housing

  • Economy and Employment

  • Environment

  • Children and Young People

Please visit www.cumbriaobservatory.org.uk and choose a fire station area for your particular theme of interest.