Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service
|Chief Fire Officer||Simon Furlong|
|Facilities and equipment|
Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters is in Kidlington, Oxford, Oxfordshire. This is also the location of the fire service control room and workshops. Oxfordshires control room is now based at Reading, known as Thames valley fire control centre, in partnership with Royal Berkshire and Buckingham / Milton keynes fire and rescue services. Kidlington's control room now acts as a backup/secondary control.
The current chief fire officer is Simon Furlong.
The Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service currently operates out of 25 fire stations, three of which are crewed on a wholetime 24-hour basis with retained on-call back-up, four stations are day-crewed/retained, and 25 are crewed soley by retained on-call firefighters.
|Station Callsign||Station Name||Duty System||Appliances|
|JX01||Banbury||Wholetime/On-call/Cross Crewed*||2x WrL, 1x PM+ HVP*, 1x PM+ HVHL*|
|JX02||Hook Norton||On-call||1x WrL|
|JX03||Chipping Norton||On-call||1x WrL|
|JX05||Woodstock||On-call/Cross Crewed*||1x WrL, 1x ICU*|
|JX06||Kidlington||Day Crewed/On-call||1x WrL, 1x SRU|
|JX07||Bicester||On-call/Cross Crewed*||2x WrL, 1x DIM*|
|JX09||Enysham||On-call/Cross Crewed*||1x WrL, 1x PM + ISU*|
|JX12||Bampton||On-call||1 x WrL|
|JX21||Rewley Road||Wholetime/On-call/Cross Crewed*||3x WrL, 1x ALP*, 1 X EPU Pod|
|JX22||Abingdon||Day Crewed/On-call||2x WrL, 1x 4X4|
|JX24||Wantage||On-call||1x WrL, 1x 4X4|
|JX28||Wheatley||On-call/Crossed Crewed||1x WrL, 1x WrC*|
|JX30||Slade Park||Wholetime/On-call||2x WrL, 1 x British Red Cross Response Unit|
|JX32||Didcot||Day Crewed/On-call||2x WrL, 1 x Hazmat DeconU|
|JX42||Kidlington HQ||Day Crewed/On-call||1x WrL, 1 x HRU|
1x Body recovery unit working on behalf of the coroners office.
Fire appliance glossary/callsignsEdit
- firstname.lastname@example.org, Oxfordshire County Council, 01865 792422,. "Fire and Rescue Service". oxfordshire.gov.uk. Retrieved 8 April 2018.