Shrewsbury Fire Station Open Day

2nd September, 2023
11am to 3pm


Shrewsbury Fire Station, St Michael's Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 2HJ

What's on?

Join us for a celebration at Shrewsbury Fire Station's Open Day, as we commemorate the remarkable 75th anniversary of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service!

Get ready for a day filled with excitement, education, and entertainment for the whole family! Here's what you can expect:

  • Fire engine displays: Witness the impressive fleet of fire engines up close and personal. Marvel at the state-of-the-art equipment and learn about the life-saving technology used by our firefighters
  • Live demonstrations: Experience the adrenaline rush as our skilled firefighters showcase their expertise in thrilling live demonstrations
  • Safety information: Learn essential fire safety tips and techniques
  • Historical exhibition: Enjoy a slice of Shropshire Fire and Rescue's history as we unveil stories and artifacts from throughout the years
  • Food and refreshments: Treat yourself to delicious food and refreshing beverages available throughout the day
  • The Fire Fighters Charity: Help raise money for The Fire Fighter's Charity and meet Blaze Bear!
  • Photo opportunities: Capture unforgettable memories with your loved ones and share your experiences on social media

Don't miss out on this extraordinary celebration of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service's 75th anniversary! Pop it in your diaries and join us on the day.


There is limited parking on site and overflow parking at the Masonic Hall, SY1 2HQ. There is further overspill parking at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings carpark.

Further information

Shrewsbury Fire Station has an on-call fire crew as well as firefighters who work there full-time. On-call firefighters have regular jobs and respond to alerters in times of emergency. Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service offer training to become an on-call firefighter, so if you live within 5 minutes of Shrewsbury Fire Station, this could be a calling for you. Visit our informational pages for more:

If you are interested in taking an online home fire safety check to evaluate fire risks within your home, take the free test here: