This new facility accommodates six specialist appliances, with four watch day crew plus teams and a retained team. The station has regional specialism in RTC team and is one of two centres in the province with specialist animal rescue teams. The accommodation also includes a multi agency silver command suite, district training facility, covering working at height, BA, smoke, RTC, USAR & Animal Rescue and a district transport workshop & BA recharge workshop. The station has a community suite for local use and community engagement and issue of gender & accessibility were at the fore for this award-winning design.