Watton

Address: Thetford Road, Watton, IP25 6BX

Watton fire station is staffed by on-call firefighters. These firefighters are men and women who live or work close to the station and ride the fire appliance when alerted to any fire and rescue incident. The crew consists of a watch manager, two crew managers and nine firefighters.

The Watton firefighters attend one training evening a week. They also commit to training courses at Bowthorpe Fire Training and Development Centre to enhance their firefighting skills.

Being an on-call firefighter at Watton

Learn about becoming an on-call firefighter and check job vacancies at Watton.

Average calls per month

  • 10 average daytime call outs per month
  • 3 average evening call outs per month
  • 1 average overnight call outs per month

Average call out time:1 hour 15 minutes

Training night

Thursday 7 - 9.30pm.

School visits and community events

To enquire about a school visit or attending a community event contact Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. Visits will depend on resources and we tend to target priority areas for our service.