Frizington Fire Station

Frizington

Frizington Fire Station
Main Street
Frizington
CA26 3PE

 

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

Training Evening: Tuesday 1900 hrs to 2100 hrs.

Email: enquiries.fire@cumbria.gov.uk 

 

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

Frizington firefighters deal with a variety of incidents including road traffic collisions due to the high volume of traffic on the predominantly 'B' type roads. Other risks include agricultural fires such as barn fires, wildfires as well as livestock rescues and domestic property fires.

 

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service carry out Safe and Well Visits; please use the link below for more information. 

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Frizington Station Area 300 X 447

  Next nearest supporting Fire Engine

  Whitehaven - 4 miles 
  Egremont - 5 miles  
  Workington - 9 miles 

Station Area10,300 population
Crewing TypeOn-Call
Fire Engines1 fire engine

Frizington is situated in the Copeland District of Cumbria with a population of approximately 2,500 people.

The area contains:

  • No significant Heritage Risk within the Station area

  • 7 Sites of Specific Scientific Interest

  • No significant Site Specific Risks

  • No significant Flooding Risk within the Station area

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.

Fire2015/162016/172017/18
All emergencies attended695869
All Fires302332
Accidental primary dwelling fires446
Secondary fires17136
Chimney fires022
Deliberate primary fires314
Deliberate secondary fires1388
False Alarms
All false alarms252916
Special Service Calls
Non Road Traffic Collisions Special Service Calls11416
Road Traffic Collisions Special Service Calls325

Response times

On-call fire engine

C06P12015/162016/172017/18
Average crew turnout time (time it takes the crew to respond to the station)6 mins 45 secs6 mins 4 secs6 mins 38 secs
Average response time (time it takes the crew to arrive at the incident from the station)8 mins 46 secs8 mins 8 secs6 mins 38 secs
Number of incidents attended by fire engine C06P1573437

Availability

On-call fire engine

C06P12015/162016/172017/18
Total Availability88.44%89.62%89.06%
Mon - Fri (08:00 - 18:00)84.48%86.90%84.94%
Mon - Thurs (18:00 - 08:00)96.18%97.06%95.67%
Fri - Mon (18:00 - 08:00)84.59%85.12%86.41%

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 & Employment

  • Environment

  • Children & Young People

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