? Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17 2BZ
1998 Sub Officer J. A. Drever
2018 Watch Manager Willie Drever
|1998||K185LST||Leyland DAF 400/HIFB||LFA|
|2000||T340SAS||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB||LFA|
|2007||T339SAS||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB||
|2010 Nov||SY03BNN||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB (3.85T)||LFA|
|2015 April||SY04BWX||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB||LFA|
|2016 Jan||SY04BWV||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB||LFA|
|2017 Mar||SY55BFX||LDV 400 Convoy/HIFB||LFA|
|1975 to 1983||Northern Fire Brigade ?|
|1983 to 2005||Highland and Islands Fire Brigade|
|2005 to||Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service|
1/93-3/94 New Volunteer Garage built and received new LFA.
1999/2000 Upgraded to Breathing Apparatus status.
With the new brigade structure introduced in the summer of 2003 the 3 Divisions were re-organised into 2 Commands North and South, Westray was put into North Command. Call signs remained the same.
On 1st April 2005 along with 61 other units Westray was upgraded to a Retained Unit, drilling one night per week and receiving a retaining fee.
Westray had a call sign of C27 in The Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to V21, the new National Call Sign, when the Control at Inverness closed on 6/12/2016 and moved to Dundee.
If you know of any mistakes in this or have any additional information please let me know.
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