Based on Mansfield Road, Blidworth Fire Station is part of the Service's North Group – which also includes Ashfield, Mansfield, Hucknall, Warsop and Edwinstowe - and serves the communities in and around Blidworth.
The station is staffed by on-call firefighters, who provide fire cover to the Blidworth area alongside other full-time jobs and family commitments. Each member of the crew at Blidworth carries a pager with them and responds from home, or another place of work, whenever required.
In total there is one Watch Manager, three Crew Managers and 11 firefighters at Blidworth Fire Station – which is home to one fire engine.
To ensure their skills are kept up-to-date for when they are called to emergency incidents, the crew trains at the station one night a week.