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Cromwell Road

Cromwell Road
North East Lincolnshire
DN31 2BN

Tel: 01472 243700


  • Jul

    Grimsby hosts national animal rescue conference

    Now in its sixth year, the CFOA Animal Rescue Practitioners Forum continues to develop and make good progress. The latest event on its calendar takes place in North East Lincolnshire on 2-3 July 2014 when firefighters and partner agencies from across the country will gather in Grimsby.
  • Jun

    Rescue Day promises to be a ‘magnificent seventh’

    A Rescue Day involving all the major players in an emergency will take place on Saturday 12th July 2014 at 7 Lakes Country Park in Crowle, North Lincolnshire (9am to 5pm). Now in its 7th year, Rescue Day has grown to become the largest event of its kind in the world.
  • Jun

    UK Road Safety Week proves to be a huge success

    Fire and rescue services (FRS) across the United Kingdom moved into top gear for an unprecedented week of co-ordinated road safety awareness raising.
  • May

    Health and Safety Award for Humberside FRS

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) is celebrating after winning the award for ‘Best Internal Occupational Health and Safety For Organisations Of More Than 250 Staff’. The Health and Safety team from the Service were presented with the William Jackson Trophy at the Occupational Health and Safety Group annual awards in Hull on Friday 9 May.
  • May

    Prince’s Trust taster sessions announced

    The ninth Prince’s Trust Team Programme in Grimsby, begins on Monday 9 June 2014. The course is aimed at any young person between the ages of 16 and 25 years of age and currently unemployed.
  • Apr

    The Ark Project - flood preparation and response centre

    The effect of severe weather and flooding has become a major feature for the Humber region over the past ten years. It is anticipated that this will only worsen over the coming decades. The tidal surge of December 2013, which first affected the East Yorkshire coast, was the highest ever recorded tide level in the Humber estuary and led to around 1,100 properties and hundreds of businesses flooding in the area.
  • Apr

    Prince’s Trust finale at Grimsby Institute

    The final presentation of the Prince’s Trust Team Programme will take place at Grimsby Institute on Tuesday 29 April at 1.30pm.
  • Apr

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service launch First Responder Trial - Grimsby

    Starting in April, firefighters from Peaks Lane Fire Station, Grimsby, will take part in a first responder trial in partnership with the charity L.I.V.E.S and East Midland Ambulance Service.
  • Feb

    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

    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

    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.


Cromwell Road Fire Station in Grimsby, established in 1974 is one of two stations in Grimsby, the other being based in Peaks Lane. It is crewed by fulltime firefighters. There are a high concentration of housing including several housing estates. To the north there are numerous industrial areas including coldstores and water works, and the River Humber provides a border. The station also covers the National Fishing Heritage Museum and part of the dock area.


  • 48 Fulltime firefighters

Fire Engines:

2 x Fire Engines

Neighbouring fire stations: Peaks Lane (Grimsby) & Immingham East



Cromwell Road Fire Station – North East Lincolnshire

Incident Activity During 2012/13

Incident Type Total % of Total
False Alarms 150 31.0%
Small Fire 120 25.0%
Property Fire 139 29.0%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergenices 70 14.6%
Chimney Fire 1 0.2%
Grand Total 480 100%
Road Traffic Incidents and other non-fire emergencies attended by type Total % of Total
Spills, leaks and flooding 16 22.9%
Road Traffic Collisons 14 20.0%
No action and advice only 11 15.7%
Effecting entry/exit 6 8.6%
Making safe (not RTC) 6 8.6%
Medical incident 5 7.1%
Animal assistance incidents 3 4.3%
Hazardous materials incident 3 4.3%
Other transport incidents 2 2.9%
Other rescue/release of persons 1 1.4%
Evacuation (no fire) 1 1.4%
Lift release 1 1.4%
Stand by hazard 1 1.4%
Grand Total 70 100%
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