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Preston

Station Road
Preston
East Yorkshire
HU12 8UY

Tel: 01482 898447

News

  • Apr
    18

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service launch First Responder Trial - Pocklington East Riding

    Retained firefighters from Pocklington Fire Station have recently trained to act as first responders in medical emergencies. The six month trial, in partnership with Yorkshire Ambulance Service, will run until September 2013.
  • Feb
    26

    Bogus caller alert

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service has had reports of companies receiving bogus calls from people pretending to be associated with the Fire Service, trying to sell them advertising space in publications.
  • Feb
    26

    Residents urged to cook safely

    In a bid to reduce cooking related fires, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is urging residents to think about safety in the kitchen. Cooking fires are the most common cause of house fires in the Humberside area and throughout January 2013 crews attended 34 house fires,over half of which were cooking related.
  • Feb
    26

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service asks community to nominate their local hero

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is asking members of the public to nominate their local hero. The winner will be chosen by public vote and will be honoured at the Service’s fifth annual Community Awards on Thursday 26 September.
  • Aug
    15

    Wheelie bin safety warning for residents

    In a bid to prevent people becoming the victim of a deliberate fire, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is urging residents to be more vigilant when leaving out wheelie bins for collection.

About

Preston Fire Station, established in 1957 is located to the south of the village on the road leading to the neighbouring village of Hedon. The station is crewed by on-call firefighters who provide fire cover for Preston and the surrounding areas of Holderness.

Personnel:

  • 12 On-call

Fire Engines:

  • 1 Fire Engine

Neighbouring fire stations: East Hull & Withernsea

Map

Stats

Preston Fire Station - East Riding of Yorkshire

Incident Activity During 2012/13

Incident Type Total % of Total
False Alarm 59 41.5%
Property Fires 28 19.7%
Small Fires 28 19.7%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencies 27 19.0%
Grand Total 142
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencies attended by type Total % of Total
Road traffic collision 11 40.7%
Effecting entry/exit 3 11.1%
Spills, leaks and flooding 3 11.1%
Other rescue/release of persons 2 7.4%
Animal assistance incidents 2 7.4%
Other transport incidents 1 3.7%
Making safe (not RTC) 1 3.7%
No action and advice only 1 3.7%
Stand by hazard 1 3.7%
Hazardous materials incident 1 3.7%
Medical incident 1 3.7%
Grand Total 27
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