Kent Fire & Rescue Service
Meet the Byrnes family promotional banner

Meet the Byrnes family

Meet the Byrnes family - making the mistakes so you don't have to.

Promotional banner about new fire stations in Kent and Medway

New fire stations

Find out about plans for new fire stations in Kent and Medway.

Are you phone safe when you drive?

Are you phone safe when you drive?

Find out about avoiding distraction while driving - are you phone safe when you drive?

Road Safety Experience home page promo banner

Road Safety Experience

Find out about Road Safety Experience - the first and only road safety experience in the UK

Between 1 January and 31 May 2015, we attended 4,763 incidents

A selection of recent incidents - see more

pin red

24 hours    

darkblue pin.png

7 days

darkgrey pin.png

30 days

Over the past year we have attended 496 incidents

  1. Incident in the last 24 hrsCrews tackle car fire on A299Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a car fire on section 3 of the A299 coastbound. Crews used a hosereel jet and fog spike to tackle the fire and carried out traffic management...02/07/2015 09:5902/07/2015 10:11
  2. Incident in the last 24 hrsShed fire SittingbourneKFRS crews were called to a fire at Frederick Street, Sittingbourne. Two garden sheds and a fence were alight Firefighters used a hose reel jet to put out the fire.01/07/2015 22:3101/07/2015 23:32
  3. Incident in the last 24 hrsOutdoor fire in Folkestone Crews in Folkestone dealt with an outdoor fire involving a 5m section of fence and grass in Pent Vale Close, Folkestone last night. They used a hose reel jet to deal with the fire. 01/07/2015 21:5401/07/2015 22:21
  4. Incident in the last 24 hrsFires on Lydd RangesKFRS crews have been dealing with outdoor fires on the Lydd Ranges. The first was a deep seated fire in a reed bed approximately 200 feet long. The crews used long beaters and made good progress....01/07/2015 20:10
  5. Incident in the last 24 hrsFolkestone flat fireFirefighters dealt with a fire in a flat in Rendezvous Street, Folkestone. Four people suffering smoke inhalation were led to safety. Crews used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to deal...01/07/2015 19:2601/07/2015 20:50
  6. Incident in the last 24 hrsAshford Lorry overturnedCrews were called to an overturned lorry at Orchard Heights, Ashford. The lorry was on its side but no one was trapped. Firefighters dealt with diesel spillage at the scene 01/07/2015 15:4601/07/2015 16:34
  7. Recent incidentFarm buildings alightUPDATE 18.00 Crews are now turning over and damping down the area One hose reel jet is still in use. UPDATE: 13:55 Members of the public are being advised to avoid the roads in the vicinity...01/07/2015 11:56
  8. Recent incidentTwo car road traffic crash - GillinghamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a road traffic crash involving two cars at the junction of Ash Tree Lane and Watling Street, Gillingham. Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove...30/06/2015 19:1630/06/2015 19:52
  9. Recent incidentWoodland and undergrowth fire in DoddingtonFirefighters dealt with a fire in woodland and undergrowth in Payden Street,Doddington. Crews tackled the fire using a hydrant a hose reel jet and flexi packs.30/06/2015 14:4230/06/2015 16:12
  10. Recent incidentStorage building fire in SellindgeFirefighters dealt with a fire at a single-storey building, approximately 10 metres by 15 metres in Main Road, Sellindge. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a main jet, hose reels and a water...30/06/2015 13:1630/06/2015 14:59
  11. Recent incidentTwo hectares of grass destroyed by fire in DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Cotton Lane, Stone(Dartford) last night to reports of grass and undergrowth that was alight. Crews used beaters, flexpacks and hosereels to tackle the fire....29/06/2015 17:1429/06/2015 18:13
  12. Recent incidentBarbecue coals believed to have sparked fire in MaidstoneFirefighters were called to Hadlow Close, Maidstone last night after a shed caught alight. Barbecue coals, which were thought to be cold and disposed of in a small plastic recycling bin are suspected...29/06/2015 17:0429/06/2015 17:51

Our events

Find out more about joining Kent Fire and Rescue Service as an on-call firefighter
Find out more about getting, fitting, testing and maintaining a smoke alarm
Find out about the risks of carbon monoxide and how you can protect your family
Get advice and information about our services for vulnerable people
Connect with us
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • GovDelivery icon