Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service

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Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service
Operational area
Country  England
County Isles of Scilly
Agency overview
Employees 53
Chief Fire Officer Steve Webster
Facilities and equipment
Stations 6
Website
Official website

The Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service is the statutory fire and rescue service covering the Isles of Scilly off the coast of the South West of England. It is the smallest fire and rescue service in the United Kingdom and the only to be staffed entirely by retained firefighters.[1]


Fire Stations/Appliances[edit]

Station Callsign Station Name Duty System Appliances
1 St. Mary's Retained R1, R2, F/WrC, GPV
3 St Agnes Retained R3
4 Bryher Retained R4
5 Tresco Retained R5
6 St Martin's Retained R6
St Mary's Airport Day Manned/Retained 2x FoT


Fire Appliances/Callsigns[edit]

Romeo 1 (R1)[edit]

  • Water Tender


Romeo 2 (R2)[edit]

  • Toyota Hi Lux - Small Response Vehicle


Romeo 3 (R3)[edit]

  • Tractor & Pumping Trailer


Romeo 4 (R4)[edit]

  • Tractor & Pumping Trailer


Romeo 5 (R5)[edit]

  • Midi 4x4 Response Vehicle


General Purpose Vehicle (GPV)[edit]

  • Support Van


Trailers[edit]

  • Foam/Water Carrier


Airport Appliances[edit]

  • Foam Tenders (FoT)

Fire Personnel[edit]

  • 10x Day Crewed/Retained Airport Firefighters
  • 28x Retained Firefighters
  • 1x Chief Fire Officer
  • 11x Volunteers
  • 2x Support Staff

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fire prevention". Council of the Isles of Scilly. 

External links[edit]