Ely Community Fire Station serves the main residential areas of Ely, Cardiff and the surrounding areas of Llandaff North, Canton, Fairwater, Pentrebane and St Fagans. There are approximately 29,700 domestic properties covering a geographical area of some 5,551 hectares. The estimated population of this area is around 69,000 people.
Your local FireFighters from Ely Community Fire Station responded to 1441 calls in the year of April 2013- March 2014. These include, Road Traffic Collisions, Vehicle fires, Property fires and Miscellaneous rescues’ The dedication of your local crews ensured all incidents where dealt with professionally at all times. In-addition to responding to calls, your local fire fighters visited 509 homes where free smoke alarms were fitted and advice given to all members of our community. Your Fire Fighters ‘conducted 72 school visits and spoke to 32 community groups,’ educating our children to the dangers of fire. The tremendous effort of the fire fighters has ensured a steady decline in accidental domestic property fires over recent years, and crews will work with our communities to ensure everyone has equal access to our free education and smoke alarms service, to ensure this downward trend continues and all people in our communities are safe from fire.
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If you need any fire safety advice, smoke alarms fitted in your home, or if you are a local community group who would benefit from our resources, then please contact the Station Manager, or Watch Manager, on 01443 232000.
1 x Rescue Tender
1 x Large Animal Rescue