Huntingdon fire station is the largest fire station in the Huntingdonshire district. It is staffed 24/7 by firefighters who operate the first water tender and a rescue vehicle. There are five watches at Huntingdon – Blue, Green, Red, Black and White. Each watch is run by a watch commander.
There is a second water tender at Huntingdon jointly crewed by on-call firefighters, Bank Holidays, Weekends and nights and full time firefighters, Mon-Fri during normal business hours. The station also houses the incident command unit – these appliances are crewed by on-call firefighters on request.
Huntingdon is also where the Service’s training centre and instructors are located.