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Peaks Lane

Peaks Lane
Grimsby
North East Lincolnshire
DN32 9RS

Tel: 01472 372508

News

  • Jul
    02
    2014

    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
    27
    2014

    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
    17
    2014

    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
    20
    2014

    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
    19
    2014

    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
    30
    2014

    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
    23
    2014

    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
    18
    2013

    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
    26
    2013

    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
    2013

    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
    2013

    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.

About

Peaks Lane Fire Station, established in 1964, is also the North East Lincolnshire CPU headquarters and is home to the south bank vehicle workshop. It is one of two fire stations in Grimsby, the other being in Cromwell Road, and it is crewed by fulltime firefighters. The area has a high concentration of housing including several estates such as the Nunsthorpe Estate. The area also covers Grimsby fish dock and Freshney Place shopping centre. There is also some industry in this area and the Diana Princess of Wales Hospital.

Personnel:

  • 48 fulltime firefighters

Fire engines:

2 x fire engines
1 x Equipment support vehicle
1 x Hydraulic platform

Neighbouring fire stations: Cromwell Road (Grimsby) & Cleethorpes

Map

Stats

Peaks Lane Fire Station – North East Lincolnshire

Incident Activity During 2012/13

Incident Type Total % of Total
False Alarms 402 41.0%
Small Fire 216 22.0%
Property Fire 188 19.0%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencies 173 18.0%
Chimney Fire 3 0.3%
Grand Total 982 100%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencie attended by type Total % of Total
Road traffic collision 28 16.0%
Effecting entry/exit 22 12.7%
No action taken and advice only 18 10.4%
Spills, leaks and flooding 17 9.8%
Stand by hazard 16 9.2%
Making safe (not RTC) 15 8.7%
Animal assistance incidents 11 6.4%
Lift release 8 4.6%
Assist other agencies 8 4.6%
Other rescue/release of persons 8 4.1%
Removal of objects from people 7 4.0%
Medical incident 5 2.9%
Suicide/attempts 4 2.3%
Evacuation (no fire) 4 2.3%
Rescue or evacuation from water 3 1.7%
Hazardous materials incident 1 0.6%
Other transport incidents 1 0.6%
Grand Total 173 100%
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