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Find out about the latest news from Cumbria County Council

Cumbria Community Messaging  (external link)

Here to help you get the information you want with regards to crime, community fire safety, local safer & stronger information relevant to you and your community. This is a two way communication system designed to put you in touch with the people and services that matter to you. 

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Find your local station and find out more details about the managers at each locality

Services we provide

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service provides many varied services to the community. Find out more about these by following the above link


On-Call Recruitment

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service are currently recruiting On-Call Firefighters at the following stations Alston, Arnside, Aspatria, Bootle, Coniston, Frizington, Kirkby Lonsdale, Kirkby Stephen, Lazonby, Longtown, Maryport, Milnthorpe, Shap, Silloth, Stavely & Walney.


Pleas see below the dates and times for all station open days for 2015.



Lazonby -Wed 17th Dec 16:00-18:00, Alston -Thur 18th Dec 16:00-18:00,  Longtown - Tues 30th Dec 16:00-18:00             


Milnthorpe -Mon 8th Dec 16:00-19:00, Arnside - Mon 15th Dec 16:00-19:00, Shap -Sat 13th Dec 11:00-14:00 & Mon 29th Dec 16:00-19:00, Kirkby Stephen - Sat 3rd   Jan 11:00-14:00, Staveley - Sun 14th Dec 11:00-14:00


Walney -Sat 6th Dec 11:00-14:00 & Thurs 11th Dec 16:00-19:00, Bootle -Wed 17th Dec 16:00-19:00 & Sat 20th Dec 11:00-14:00, Coniston -Tues 9th Dec 14:00-18:00 & Sat 20th 14:00-18:00


Aspatria -Mon. 5th Jan 2015 1600-1800, Frizington - Thurs 11th Dec 1600-1800,  Maryport - Tue 16th Dec 2014 1600-1800, Silloth - Mon. 15th Dec. 2014 1600-1800

Home Safety Visit Assessment

If you would like to complete one of our new Home Safety Visit Assessment's please follow the link Home Safety Visit Assessment.

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service Peer Review

To view a copy of the recent Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service Fire Peer Challenge Report please use the link below.
Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service Fire Peer Challenge Review Report. (PDF 118 KB)

Full Service Plan 2014-15

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service's Service Plan is a living document and may be amended through the year if required.

Full Service Plan 2014-15 (PDF 59.60 KB)

Plan on a Page 2014-15 (PDF 248 KB)

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Authority Integrated Risk Management Plan 2014-17

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Authority's Draft Integrated Risk Management Plan for 2014-2017 has been approved by Cumbria County Council, as the Fire and Rescue Authority.  The plan can be viewed on the following links:  

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FREE HeartStart training courses available for your community groups delivered by Fire & Rescue Service personnel, for more information click on the link below. 

Link to HeartStart page