New Inn Fire Station

New Inn Fire Station 

New Inn Fire Station serves the towns of Pontypool, Griffithstown, Sebastopol and New Inn, and the surrounding villages of Little Mill and Penperlleni. The estimated population of the area is 33,600 people, covering an area of approximately 11,500 hectares.

New Inn Fire Station serves a range of industrial, commercial and residential properties in the area, as well as a large retail park, sports stadium and leisure centre.

Community Initiatives

  • Reduction of ASB/Criminal Damage & Deliberate Fire Setting through collaboration with Gwent Police, Torfaen County Borough Council and other partners
  • Road Safety awareness to all sections of the community and businesses
  • Delivery of arson awareness/reduction and home safety to all Key stage 1 & 2 school groups
  • Seasonal community safety campaigns to raise awareness of statistically high accidental fires in homes
  • Contributing to the community by identifying and removing arson opportunities by working in partnership with Torfaen County Borough Council


28 uniformed staff based at New Inn comprising of 4 watches (red, blue, white & green), and a Station Commander


New Inn Fire Station was opened in 1952 under the Monmouth Fire Brigade and was the Headquarters, Control and Stores for Gwent Fire Service up until April 1996 when Gwent, South and Mid Glamorgan Fire Services amalgamated into the South Wales Fire & Rescue Service.

Station Address

New Road
New Inn

Station Overview

Type: Wholetime
Personnel: 29
1 x Water Ladder
Water Ladder

1 x Chemical Incident Unit
Chemical Incident Unit

1 x High Volume Pump Unit
High Volume Pump Unit
1 x High Volume Pump Unit Support Vehicle
Page Last Updated on 09/1/2015