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North Lowestoft Fire Station, Lowestoft - Shouts in 2018

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 2018.

This page is updated as soon after a shout as possible via our online database.

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incidents in 2018

DateTime of CallTime of ReturnAddressIncidentInitial AppliancesDescriptionBlog entry
21/06/201819:2420:05Corton Cliffs, Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36R5, S16P3Small fire. Water backpacks and buckets in use. 
21/06/201805:5406:00Whapload Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3Confirmed false alarm. Returned to home station. 
19/06/201823:2023:58Love Road, LowestoftSmoke seenS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
17/06/201818:4119:00Fir Lane, LowestoftSmoke seenS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
13/06/201818:1618:35High Street, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm, fumes from cooking. 
13/06/201818:0518:16Beccles Road, LowestoftPerson trapped, not RTCS36R5, S36P3No details available. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
12/06/201807:4508:10Bridge Road, Oulton BroadBuilding fireS36R5, S16P3Small fire outside. Water backpack in use. 
12/06/201801:3107:20Chediston Steet, HalesworthBuilding fire, persons reportedS13P3, S14P3
Additional appliances:
S02P3, S02C9, S09P5, S18P5, S08P3, S16P3, S11P2, S36P3, S01P3, S01A6, S10P1, S05P3, S12P3, Gorleston
Fire in flat above shop, spread to adjoining buildings. 
11/06/201811:5612:15Bloomsbury Close, OultonAFAS16P3False alarm. Fumes from cooking. 
11/06/201811:2411:45A12, KessinglandRTC, person trappedS36P3, S36R5, S16P3One vehicle on side. Casualty released by Fire Service. 
10/06/201822:1223:45Wilde Street, LowestoftRescue, person trapped in rocksS36R5, S16P3, S36T9, Coastguard, Ambulance ServiceOne person trapped within sea defence rocks. Low tide enabled crews to extricate casualty with lines and basket stretcher. 
10/06/201814:3715:30Tennyson Road, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3Fire in back garden. 1 HRJ. Road closed due to attitude of obnoxious driver! 
05/06/201823:4500:10Alma Street, LowestoftMotorbike fireS36P3
Additional appliances:
S16P3
Bascule bridge closed so North Lowestoft also mobilised. 
02/06/201808:0808:40Coast Road, HoptonRTCS36R5, Gorleston pump, S16P3Vehicle made safe. 
28/05/201817:1917:55Carlton ColvilleFireS36P3, S36R5Fire in commercial greenhouse. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
26/05/201809:5610:20BlundestonRTCS36R5, S16P3, GorlestonNo details available. 
24/05/201819:0020:10A146, Barnby BendsRTC, person trappedS36R5, S16P3, S15P3Two vehicle RTC. Roof removed and casualty extricated on long board. Hydraulic cutting gear, recip saw in use. 
18/05/201815:1015:23Lavender Close, LowestoftHouse fire, persons reportedS36P3, S36R5
Additional appliances:
S16P3
Report of bed bound person in property making incident Persons Reported. Fire in tumble drier, out on arrival. 
18/05/201812:5713:20St. Peter's Street, LowestoftGas leakS36P3, S16P3Inspection only. Fault with boiler. Gas engineers called out. 
15/05/201813:0315:35Corton Road, Lowestoft Fire in the openS36P3, S16P3
Additional appliances:
S36R5
Fire on Gunton Cliffs. 3 HRJ in use. 
15/05/201812:2912:59Wollaston Road, Lowestoft House fireS16P3Came through as late call but homeowner had only just extinguished small fire on hob. Inspection only. 
11/05/201812:2916:45Ilketshall St.Andrew, BecclesFarm fireS14P3, S15P3
Additional appliances:
S36P3, S36R5, S16P3, S12P3, Harleston, Gorleston, S02C9, S09W7
Make pumps 6 for farm fire. Assistance message for MP8 as North Lowestoft mobilised. 
04/05/201818:0218:35Thurston Road, Lowestoft Flat fireS36P3, S16P3Fire in ground floor flat. 2 BA, 1 HRJ. Incident made persons reported. One person led to safety. 
02/05/201821:0721:28High Street, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm, good intent. Fumes from cooking. 
01/05/201815:5716:59Gorleston CrematoriumFireGorleston and Yarmouth pumps, S16P3, S36P3No action by Fire Service. 
30/04/201807:4308:57Denmark Road, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3Fire in first floor bedroom. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, TIC and small gear in use. 
29/04/201803:4205:10Bourne Road, LowestoftFlat fireS36P3, S16P3Fire in bedroom of first floor flat. Bedroom well alight. 2 BA, 2 HRJ, TIC and PPV in use. 
27/04/201818:4519:10Wellington EsplanadeAFAS36P3, S16P3, S36R5False alarm. 
25/04/201809:4910:10UnknownUnknownNorth Lowestoft called in on standby. 
24/04/201820:5821:20UnknownAFAS16P3  
07/04/201813:2914:00BenacreAircraft incidentS15P3, S36P3, S36R5, S09W7, S02C9No details available. North Lowestoft called in on standby... 
06/04/201814:4515:45Boulevard, Oulton BroadBoat fireS36P3, S16P3Boat on fire. Moved alongside quay, 2 HRJ, 2 BA in use. 
22/03/201808:3208:42James Paget Hospital, Gorleston, NorfolkBuilding fireYar 5, Gor 5, Yar 6, Gor 3, S36R5, S16P3No longer required. Returned to home station. 
20/03/201820:5921:25Kent Road, LowestoftBin fireS16P3No details available. 
19/03/201800:5001:20Denmark Road, LowestoftMedicalS16P3Assist Ambulance Service 
11/03/201810:3111:35Kessingland beachUnidentified container washed upS36P3, S36R52 BA using chemical gloves sealed leak and bagged container. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
03/03/201812:1913:30Holly Farm, MutfordBarn fireS11P1, S16P3, S15P3One teleporter well alight. 1 HRJ, 1 main jet. 
01/03/201822:2523:00Snape Drive, Lowestoft RTCS36R5, S16P3, S36P3, S36T9Single vehicle RTC. One casualty treated by ambulance service. 
18/02/201812:1113:20Raglan Street, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3Tumble drier fire. Access hampered by parked cars. Crews approached on foot till pumps could get closer. 2 BA, 1 HRJ, TIC in use. 
18/02/201804:1204:45Gun Lane, Lowestoft Flat fireS16P3, S36P3False alarm, good intent. Fumes from cooking. 
16/02/201821:0921:35Roman Road, Lowestoft Bin fireS16P3Bin fire, deliberate. 1 HRJ. 
16/02/201818:1618:35Melbourne Road, LowestoftBin fireS16P3S36P3 called to bin fire on Cambridge Road. Same incident as ours. 
16/02/201817:1017:35Dove Street, LowestoftHouse fireS36P3, S16P3False alarm, good intent. 
15/02/201821:5822:15Beckham Road, LowestoftBin fireS16P3S36P3 in same area for other bin fires and arrived at this incident before North Lowestoft. 
15/02/201813:5614:15SouthwoldRTCS11P1, S13P3, S36R5, S36P3North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
02/02/201820:4021:15Reeve Street, LowestoftShed fireS36P3, S16P3Shed, well alight. 1 HRJ in use. 
01/02/201817:3718:10London Road, PakefieldRTCS36R5, S36P3, S16P3No casualties trapped, vehicles made safe. 
30/01/201820:1020:35Alexandra Road, Lowestoft AFAS16P3False alarm. 
28/01/201811:4115:10Addison Road, Gorleston, NorfolkBuilding fire, persons reportedGorleston pump, Yarmouth pump and ALP, S36P3, S16P3No details available. 
18/01/201806:4609:29Barsham, BecclesBarn FireS15P3, S36P3
Additional appliances:
S16P3, S36R5, S11P1, S09P5, S09W7, S15C9, N22P3, N25P1
Make pumps 6 for barn fire. Water carrier and Command Support Vehicle mobilised. 
13/01/201821:5322:10A12, KessinglandCar fireS36P3, S36R5North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
11/01/201812:2812:45CortonRescue from heightS36P3, S16P3, S31P3, S02C9Advanced Working at Height teams from Lowestoft South and Elmswell mobilised. Stop received en route, returned to home stations. 
09/01/201818:3818:57Edendale, Lowestoft House fireS36P3, S16P3No details available. 
06/01/201811:4612:15Corton Road, LowestoftFire in the openS36P3, S16P3falFalse alarm, good intent. 
06/01/201800:4001:40WorlinghamPerson stuck in mudS36P3, S36T9, S15P3, S02C9Man rescued from mud by Fire Service. CSV from Woodbridge mobilised with drone. North Lowestoft called in on standby. 
02/01/201820:0120:28Newcombe Road, LowestoftAFAS16P3False alarm. 
01/01/201813:3213:55Normanston Drive, Lowestoft Kitchen fireS36P3, S16P3Small fire in kitchen, out on arrival. Inspection only.