Contact Details

  • Hasting Road, Leicester, LE5 0HL


  • 1 x PRL Pumping Appliance
  • 1 x WRL pumping appliance


Eastern side of Leicester and villages including Keyham, Scraptoft, Thurnby and Bushby.


Eastern Fire and Rescue Station was officially opened by Lord Mayor Alderman Stanley Tomlinson in March 1973, after being built to replace the old Asfordby Street Fire and Rescue Station. Crews from Eastern Fire and Rescue Station have attended most of the large fires in and around Leicester city since then and currently attend a varied range of incidents including building fires, road traffic collisions, chemical incidents and special service incidents.

Duty/Crewing at station

Eastern Fire and Rescue Station is crewed by four watches of wholetime staff on a 2-2-4 duty system.

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...working through the night at a Farm Fire in Houghton on the Hill. Temperatures in excess of 700 degrees in places , crews digging out, turning over and creating fire breaks to protect surrounding buildings. Hot hot hot 🥵 🔥 🔥 🔥 #farmfire #fire #saferplaces LFRSEastern photo

Have you got a head for heights? @LFRSEastern Firefighters scaling a building to perform a rescue. When there are no stairs, could you hold your nerve and dangle from a building? #bethebest #saferpeople #lineaccess #workingfromheight LFRSEastern photo

Thanks @LFRSFireControl for your assistance and support 👍

2 x BA, Forced Entry, covering Jet out, Hose reel taken in, property fully searched & Fire extinguished prior to Stop message

📍That's 15 Mins 29 Seconds from TOC to fire extinguished ⚠️Working #smokealarms alerted a neighbour⚠️  #secondscount #testyoursmokealarms

Some timings for the House fire we attended yesterday⏱...

Time of Call 📞 18:39:39
Stn Alerted 📢 18:40:39
Fire Engine Mobile 🚒 18:41:36
In Attendance❗18:46:27
Assistance 🚑🚓 18:52:02
Stop Message ✋🏼 18:55:08

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