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North Lowestoft Fire Station, Lowestoft - Shouts in 2022

The information provided here gives a brief description of shouts received by the on call firefighters at North Lowestoft Fire Station in Lowestoft, Suffolk during 2022.

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incidents in 2022

DateTime of CallTime of ReturnAddressIncidentInitial AppliancesDescriptionBlog entry
06/08/202215:5717:38A146, North CoveRTC, persons trappedS16P3, S14P1RTC involving 3 vehicles. 2 casualties rescued by Fire Service. Main jet and Hydroshield in place as one electric.vehicle. Air ambulance took one casualty, others by DCA. 2 HRJ used to damp stubble field where one vehicle had stopped to prevent fire. 
06/08/202214:3815:57LeistonAssist AmbulanceS36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
06/08/202213:5614:22Corton Cliffs, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S16P3Small attended fire. Buckets in use. 
04/08/202214:0614:51Commercial Road, LowestoftRescue from heightS36P3, S16P3, S36R5, S15C9, S15P3, S02P3, S01A6, S01P3No details available. 
04/08/202205:3106:00***North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
02/08/202216:5518:08Market Lane, BlundestonFire fire stubble - multiple callsS16P3, S36R5No details available. 
02/08/202215:3416:28Broadland Sands, Coast Road, CortonBuilding fireS16P3, S36P3No details available. 
02/08/202212:0412:49Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
01/08/202215:1416:20Market Lane, BlundestonField stubble fire, MPU3 + MOGS36R5, S36P3
Additional appliances:
S16P3, S36T9
No details available. 
01/08/202209:5910:33Denmark Road, LowestoftRTC, person trappedS36R5, S16P3No details available. 
31/07/202212:1512:35St. Leonard's Road, LowestoftAssist AmbulanceS36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
28/07/202203:5104:45Nelson Wharf, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S36R5No details available. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
27/07/202217:3919:46Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S16P3
Additional appliances:
S36T9, S36R5
Fire in open advancing up cliffs towards houses. 1 extended HRJ, 1 70mm and 1 45mm main jet in use supplemented from hydrant. Unimog using HRJ from beach. 
26/07/202223:3800:01Love Road, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm. 
26/07/202209:1510:00Tedder Road, LowestoftAssist AmbulanceS36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
25/07/202213:3918:35Knodishall, SaxmundhamFire in the open, MPU16S16P3North Lowestoft sent as relief crew. 
25/07/202211:4012:20A12, BlythburghRTCS12P3, S13P3, S36RhNorth Lowestoft called in on standby. 
24/07/202223:5900:57Mill Road, MutfordFire in the open.S16P3False alarm. 
24/07/202222:3823:11Tonning Street, LowestoftFire in the openS16P3No details available. 
24/07/202214:5717:38A146, Stockton, NorfolkField standing crops fire - MPU7S14P1, S15P3
Additional appliances:
S36R5, S16P3, S11P2, S13P3, S09W7, S36T9, N68P1
Pumps positioned along A146 fighting fires on both sides of the road. Stopped fire spreading to nearby houses.  
24/07/202214:1514:45Belton, NorfolkFence fireN68P1, S36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
22/07/202213:3915:00A12, Kessingland bypassRTC, 1 person trappedS36R5, S16P3, S11P2No details available. 
22/07/202211:2611:41Station Square. LowestoftAFA smell of smokeS36R5, S16P3No details available. 
21/07/202209:4011:05Corton Road, LowestoftFire the openS36R5, S16P32 HRJs extended and with added lengths of 45. 
21/07/202211:1512:03A47 Southbound, Hopton, NorfolkFire in the openN69P3, S16P3Hedge and verge alight. 2 HRJ in use. 
20/07/202209:2311:15Horn Hill, LowestoftSingle vehicle RTCS16P3, S12P3, N69P7One car into road sign. Cutting gear used to remove roof. Male driver released by Fire Service. 
20/07/202201:5603:26GislehamField fire, standing cropS14P1, S16P3
Additional appliances:
S13P3, S11P2, S09W7, S15P3, S36T9, S18P3
Make pumps six plus Unimog and Water Carrier. 
20/07/202200:2401:56HensteadBarn fire, MPU 5S11P2, S36R5
Additional appliances:
S36P3, S16P3, S12P3, S15C9, S15P3, S09W7
Barn fire, make pumps 5 for water plus Water Carrier required. 
19/07/202215:1719:55Coast Road, CortonField fire - MPU6S36R5, S16P3, S36P3, S36T9
Additional appliances:
S13P3, S02P3, S02C9, S03T9, Wroxham
Stubble and multiple bales well alight. Multiple hose reels, main jet and 2 Unimogs. 
19/07/202215:0215:10A47, HoptonField fireStood down prior to mobilising. 
19/07/202209:5010:40Dunwich ForestFire in the openNorth Lowestoft called in on standby. 
19/07/202208:0008:38Corton Woods, Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the woodsS16P3, S36R5Tree smouldering. 1 HRJ used. 
18/07/202214:1015:00ShadingfieldSmoke seenS36P3North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
17/07/202211:0311:32Hemplands, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
16/07/202219:3520:17Waveney Drive, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S36R5
Additional appliances:
Fire on scrub land. 4 HRJ in use. 
16/07/202206:5208:11Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3
Additional appliances:
No details available. 
15/07/202221:1622:03Ferry Hill, Gorleston, NorfolkBuilding fireN69P3, N69A6, NGOR03
Additional appliances:
N71P8, S36P3, S16P3
Fire in derelict building. No other details available. 
15/07/202209:4211:11Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3
Additional appliances:
S16P3, S36T9
Fire on Corton Cliffs, approx 10m x 15m. 1 extended HRJ and beaters in use, plus HRJ from Unimog on beach. 
14/07/202215:1416:00Normanston Drive, LowestoftTrees on fireS36P3
Additional appliances:
Trees and shed on fire. 
12/07/202220:3922:06Premier Recycling, Admiralty Road, Great Yarmouth, NorfolkBuilding fire, MPU4Great Yarmouth, Gorleston
Additional appliances:
Martham, S16P3, S36P3, Sprowston (drone)
Fire in recycling plant. 4 BA, 1 HRJ, 1 main jet, TIC. 
11/07/202217:4918:08Montgomery Avenue, LowestoftAssist Ambulance - time criticalS16P3No details available. 
11/07/202216:1517:48WillinghamBarn fireS36R5, S13P3, S11P2
Additional appliances:
S15P3, S16P3, S09W7
North Lowestoft called in on standby then mobilised on MPU4 + water carrier. 
11/07/202213:0514:16Fiske Gardens, LowestoftAFA, smoke seenS36P3, S16 P3
Additional appliances:
Fire in ground floor flat. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, 1 main jet, PPV and TIC in use. 
10/07/202218:5819:53Albion Road, Great YarmouthHouse fire, persons reportedN69P7, NGOR3, S36P3, S16P3One male rescued by Fire Service. 
09/07/202220:1520:30Isaac Road, Great YarmouthHouse fireN68P1, N43P3, S36P3, S16P3Not required. Stood down en route. 
08/07/202209:1309:32Fiske Gardens, LowestoftFlat fireS16P3, S36R5Small fire, out on arrival. 
08/07/202208:5309:13Stanley Street, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S16P3Wheelie bins in store, well alight. 1 extended HRJ in use. 
07/07/202220:4521:28Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS16P3No details available. 
07/07/202215:3916:27Warren Road, Hopton, NorfolkRoof fire2 Norfolk pumps, S36P3, S16P3No details available. 
05/07/202219:5120:20Raglan Street, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm. 
30/06/202213:1214:10Beach Road, LowestoftRTCS36R5, S36P3North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
29/06/202214:1715:05Corton Road, LOwestoftTrees on fireS16P3, S36R5Number of trees alight. 2 HRJ and chromes in use. 
26/06/202218:4619:15Belvedere Road, LowestoftBuilding fire, persons reportedS36P3, S36R5
Additional appliances:
Called in on standby then mobilised as incident became 'persons reported'. 4 BA, 1 HRJ, 1 main jet, PPV and TIC in use. All persons accounted for. 
24/06/202206:5407:32Cathcart Street, LowestoftHouse fire, persons reportedS36P3, S16P3, S36R5Small fire in kitchen. Out on arrival. 
24/06/202201:0601:31Normanston Drive, LowestoftSmell of gasS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
20/06/202221:0821:11Whapload Road, LowestoftAFAS36P3North Lowestoft stood down prior to mobilising. 
18/06/202205:3907:20Waveney Drive, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
15/06/202220:0920:31Fiske Gardens, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm. 
14/06/202220:4521:21Milton Road East, LowestoftFlooding affecting electricsS16P3Flooding from flat above. Power isolated. 
08/06/202221:5722:22Raglan Street, LowestoftSmell of gasS16P3, S36P3No details available. 
03/06/202218:0418:34Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S16P3
Additional appliances:
No details available. 
31/05/202218:0319:05Broads Equestrian Centre, BarnbyAnimal rescue, largeS36T9, S36P3, S36R5, S16P3One horse trapped in ditch and undergrowth. Space and exit route created. Horse walked out from ditch. 
24/05/202214:4715:46Highland way, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm. 
24/05/202214:4114:47Blyford Way, LowestoftRTC, car on roofS36R5, S36P3North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
23/05/202216:0717:07No details***North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
23/05/202212:0412:28Horn Hill, LowestoftKitchen fireS36P3, S36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
20/05/202214:1514:45Milton Road East, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm. 
15/05/202216:5217:47Clapham Road North, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3, S36R5Small fire outside front of flats. 1 HRJ and TIC in use. 
15/05/202215:1916:01Old Police Station Road, LowestoftRescue from height, 2 childrenS36P3, S16P3, S15P3, C15C9, N69A6, N69P72 youths escorted from roof using 9m ladder. 
13/05/202209:0509:15North Lowestoft Fire StationStandbyS16P3Called in error. 
12/05/202213:2213:27Clapham Court, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm, sttod down. 
11/05/202223:3100:18Bessemer Way, Great YarmouthBuilding fireNorfolk appliances plus S36P3, S16P3False alarm. 
11/05/202209:3110:10BecclesCarbon Monoxide - person reportedS15P3, S36P3One female rescued by Fire service. North Lowestoft called in on standby again. 
10/05/202221:2021:50Denmark Road, LowestoftCar fireS36R5
Additional appliances:
Two cars, rubbish and sofa well alight. 2 BA and 2 HRJ. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
10/05/202219:3120:13Commercial Road, LowestoftLowestoftS36P3, S16P3Fire in ground floor of derelict building. 2 BA, 2 HRJ, TIC in use 
09/05/202212:4414:44SouthwoldTrees on fireS12P3
Additional appliances:
S13P3, S36P3, S36R5
Make pumps 3 as fire was spreading rapidly. Three pumps sent as Southwold were short crewed. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
03/05/202223:2800:44Battery Green Road, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S16P3
Additional appliances:
Building fire. MPU 3. 
01/05/202215:2216:02Peto Way, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3
Additional appliances:
MPU 2 for water and personnel. 
28/04/202219:4120:18Union Lane, Oulton, LowestoftDerelict building fireS36P3, S16P3Fire in derelict buidling. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, TIC and PPV used. 
26/04/202208:0308:33Freemantle Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3No details available. 
24/04/202223:1701:17Standby at North Lowestoft***No details available. 
24/04/202204:2705:17Standby at North Lowestoft***No details available. 
21/04/202223:3223:47Swain Court, OultonAFAS16P3No details available. 
19/04/202220:3320:51Everitts Park, Oulton Broad, LowestoftPerson trapped (not RTC)S16P3Teenager released from child's swing. 
17/04/202213:5115:22Beccles Road, LowestoftRTCS16P3, S36R5, S15P3Two vehicle RTC with one camper van on side. Male driver extricated by Fire Service. 
14/04/202219:4120:23Normanston Park, LowestoftPerson trapped (not RTC)S16P3Child released from swing. 
11/04/202216:2717:26Alexandra Road, LowestoftBuilding fireS36P3, S16P3, S36R5Fire in second floor flat. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, TIC and PPV used. 
04/04/202221:5922:41Princes Walk, LowestoftFire in the openS16P3No details available. 
04/04/202212:2813:33Commercial Road, LowestoftBoat fire alongsideS36R5, S16P3Automatic fire suppression system activated on small vessel. Inspection only. Reinspection at later time. 
29/03/202219:2620:18Prince's Walk, LowestoftTrees on fireS16P3Unattended bonfire in woodland. Extended hosereel, water backpack and buckets in use. 
29/03/202215:5016:15McDonalds, Kirkley, LowestoftLock in, life riskS36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
28/03/202222:0622:30Chichester Way, LowestoftAssist Ambulance, MPU2S36R5
Additional appliances:
North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
25/03/202220:1321:00Salisbury Road, Great YarmouthCar fire, persons reportedN69P7, NGOR3, S36P3, S16P3Stood down en route as no longer required. 
25/03/202212:0612:28Bloodmoor Road, Pakefield, LowestoftRTCS36R5, S16P3, S11P2, S36P3Stood down en route as no longer required. 
24/03/202218:5800:15Blyford Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3Fumes from cooking. One person suffering smoke inhalation. Oxygen administered while awaiting arrival of Ambulance Service. MPU2 for Oxygen. Lowestoft South attended with two additional oxygen cylinders. Casualty cared for by Fire Service until arrival of ambulance. 
24/03/202218:1018:58Ellough Airfield, BecclesLight aircraft crashS16P3North Lowestoft called in on standby as Watch from Lowestoft South sent as relief. 
23/03/202220:2223:17The Haven Bridge, Southtown Road, Great YarmouthBuilding fire, MPU8S36P3, S16P3, Norfolk pumps, 2 ALPs and droneFire in roof of empty pub used as HMO. 2 ALPs used to fight fire from above. S16P3 supplied Earlham ALP with twinned 70 and pumping from River Yare. 
21/03/202218:0118:09Commercial Road, LowestoftRTC BusS36R5, S16P3, S36P3, S11P2Stood down. 
10/03/202211:0712:05Lowestoft Road, BlundestonCar fire following RTCS36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
09/03/202210:0810:25Manor Court, Dukes Head Street, LowestoftAFAS16P3, S36R5Initially mobilised to incident as S36R5 sent. 
08/03/202211:2812:11St. Peter's Street, LowestoftHouse fireS16P3, S36P3Small fire involving extension lead. Out on arrival. Inspection only. 
07/03/202213:2814:30Ringsfield Corner, WestonRTCS36R5, S36P3, S14P13 vehicle RTC. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
01/03/202223:5301:06St. Peter's Court, LowestoftSmell of smoke on 13th floorS36P3, S16P3, S36R5, S11P2, S15P3, S15C9, Norfolk pumps and ALP, S02C9, S28P3, S28S9Full tall building PDA sent. False alarm. 
24/02/202217:5318:08Denmark Road, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm. 
23/02/202213:0914:28Avondale Road, LowestoftHouse fireS16P3, S36R5Tumble drier fire. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, 1 main jet, TIC and PPV in use. 
21/02/202214:5315:13Frostenden Crescent, LowestoftHouse fire, persons reportedS36P3, S16P3, S36R5No details available. 
20/02/202209:2510:03Lawson Court, LowestoftFlat fire, persons reportedS36P3, S36R5, S16P3Fire in kitchen of ground floor flat. 2 BA, 1 HRJ and PPV in use. One casualty in care of Ambulance Service. 
18/02/202213:4414:48Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3
Additional appliances:
S16P3, S36R5
Fire on cliff top, driven by strong winds. 2 main jets and beaters in use. 
16/02/202215:0015:44Lawson Road, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S36R5, S16P3Fire in kitchen. 2 Ba, 1 HRJ and PPV in use. 
13/02/202202:2502:32Whapload Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3Stood down prior to mobilising. Confirmed false alarm. 
12/02/202220:3620:39Tennyson Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3Stood down prior to mobilising as S36P3 proceeded on to incident. 
30/01/202200:0300:45St. Peter's Court, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm. 
29/01/202205:1706:29Godetia Court, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
28/01/202215:5816:23B1074, SomerleytonPerson in waterS36P3, S16P3, S36R5, S36T9, S02C9Car in pond with driver on roof. As incident just over the border, Norfolk FRS responding. 
12/01/202219:3220:11Bonds Meadow, LowestoftHouse fireS36R5, S16P3Fire in outbuilding used as dwelling. 2 BA, 1 HRJ. 
10/01/202217:4918:28Swain Court, Green Drive, LowestoftBuilding fire, persons reportedS36P3, S36R5, S16P3, S11P2Fire in kitchen. 2 BA, 1 HRJ. One person rescued by Fire Service. 
10/01/202200:2801:26Pier Terrace, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S36R, S16P3No details available. 
05/01/202201:0001:05Whapload Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3Stood down prior to mobilising. 
Additional appliances:
No details available. North Lowestoft called in on standby.