Bampton fire station

Bampton fire station

General information, map, postal address and station update.

Area West Cherwell
On Call Part time
Drill night Wednesday
Station Manager Nick Bourke
On Call Watch Manager Mark Carrington
Retained station
support officer
John Shuker
Appliance Rescue engine


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Complete a home fire risk check

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service is encouraging residents to make sure they are fully aware of the fire hazards which commonly exist throughout the home, how to identify them and what to do should a fire occur, by completing a quick online home fire risk check.



A firefighter

Would you like to join the team?

You could receive over £7000 worth of free training that will prepare you to protect and save lives in your community. 

If you are interested please look at the recruitment website or call into your local station on drill night.

Station update - September 2015

The Station has been busy attending incidents and training events throughout this month. They have been to RAF Brize Norton to ensure that they are familiar with the site and the procedures should an incident occur on the base.

They have been training crews in the use of Breathing Apparatus and specialist working at height equipment throughout September.

The crews were involved in a large scale chemical exercise in Carterton where they were testing the plans of a local chemical company. 

A decontamination tent with firefighters in protective clothing.

The Service and site performed to an extremely high standard and are well prepared should an incident ever occur at the site. The large scale decontamination appliance attended along with a number of supporting appliances and the other emergency services, Emergency Planning, Environmental Agency and the local council.

If you are interested in becoming a fire-fighter at Bampton, please come down to the station on a Wednesday evening from 7pm and speak to the crew to see if it suits you.

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Bampton fire station
New Road
OX18 2LF
United Kingdom

How have our prevention activities helped to reduce fires in the Bampton area?

There were three property fires, we didn’t want any more than 15.

There were no fires in people’s homes, we didn’t want any more than six.

Fortunately, nobody has died as a result of a fire in their home.

Countywide performance April to June 2015

What have we done to help prevent fires?

443 fire risk checks have been carried out in people’s homes. 90% of these checks were carried out for vulnerable people

284 smoke alarms were installed in people’s homes

There have been four successful fire setter intervention cases

A safer place to live

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to making Oxfordshire a safer place to live, work and visit.

Our 365alive website is full of great advice and safety tips.


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