Fire Stations

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Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) provides cover 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from 18 fire stations across the county of Berkshire, ranging from Langley and Slough in the east to Lambourn and Hungerford in the west.

Fire stations are crewed by a mix of wholetime (full-time) and on-call (retained) firefighters dependent on the risk determined for each area. Fire stations are crewed by a rotating watch duty system of operational personnel, where these watches work the following:

  • Two days of 9am to 6pm 
  • Two nights of 6pm to 9am
  • Four days off-duty

Pangbourne

About
The station building houses two appliance bays, home to one of the Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s new 4×4 fire engines, the Service’s Water Carrier and a Land Rover used for off-road incidents. 
 
The station was opened in 1971, having moved from a previous location, which is now the village public library. 
 
Pangbourne fire station is a retained station located in Horseshoe Road, Pangbourne. If you would be interested in joining the crews as a retained firefighter then please visit the on-call firefighter page under Careers.. 
 
The station’s crew are proud to be part of the community, contributing to events and hosting local groups.
Crew Type
On-call
Opened
1971
Appliances
1x 4×4 fire engine, Water Carrier, Land Rover
Address
Horseshoe Road, Pangbourne, Berkshire, RG8 7JH
Horseshoe Road
Berkshire
Pangbourne
West Berkshire
RG8 7JH
United Kingdom