Kent Fire and Rescue Service attends a range of incidents including fires, road crashes, flooding, rescues from height, mud or confined spaces. It also supports other agencies including Kent Police, South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Martime and Coastguard Agency on a regular basis.
The incidents shown on this page are just a sample of those which may be of interest to the public and media.
|Woodland fire in Dartford||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of vegetation alight near Summerhouse Drive in Dartford. Two fire engines were sent to the incident and firefighters arrived to an area of woodland...||13/08/2020 16:30||13/08/2020 17:23||2
|Shed fire in Sheerness||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a shed fire on Marine Parade in Sheerness. Two fire engines were sent to the scene and crews arrived to find the shed well alight. A hose reel jet was used...||12/08/2020 20:36||12/08/2020 21:19||2
|Roof fire at commercial premises in Gillingham||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire on the roof of a commercial premises in High Street, Gillingham.
Two fire engines attended and crews used ladders to reach the roof...||12/08/2020 10:37||12/08/2020 11:17||2
|Field fire in Paddock Wood||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a field fire on Wagon Lane in Paddock Wood. Two fire engines were sent to the scene and crews arrived to approximately two hectares of grass alight....||11/08/2020 16:01||11/08/2020 16:55||2
|Crews remove unsafe roof tiles in Gillingham||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a large section of roof tiles which had fallen from a property in Windmill Road, Gillingham.
Two fire engines and a height vehicle attended,...||11/08/2020 08:39||11/08/2020 09:41||2
|Flooding at Canterbury flat||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of flooding at a flat in St Thomas Hill, Canterbury.
Two fire engines attended and crews used a light portable pump to clear the water from the...||11/08/2020 04:48||11/08/2020 08:38||2
|Mud rescue in Lower Halstow, near Sittingbourne||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of three men in a boat had become stuck in mud on the River Medway in Lower Halstow, near Sittingbourne.
Five fire engines were sent to the...||10/08/2020 20:31||10/08/2020 22:47||5
|Fire in Pinden near Longfield, Dartford||Update 5:10pm:
Six fire engines, a height vehicle and two bulk water carriers remain at the scene of a fire at an industrial estate in Pinden near Longfield, Dartford. Firefighters have been using...||10/08/2020 12:01||10/08/2020 21:09||8
|Notification||Kent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Dartford area. For privacy queries please contact us quoting reference 1512.||10/08/2020 13:45||10/08/2020 15:26||0
|Grass fire in Gillingham||Update:
Firefighting work has now finished at the scene of a grass fire in Great Lines, Gillingham.
Two fire engines attended, and crews used hose reel jets and beaters to extinguish the...||10/08/2020 14:09||10/08/2020 15:11||2