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2018 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 65 239
Feb 36 176
Mar 56 191
Apr 61 227
May 51 226
Jun 46 221
Jul 61 225
Aug
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Oct
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Dec
Total 376 1505

Fire Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 43
London Britain 26
London Grove 70
New London 44
Penn 96
West Grove 19
Mutual Aid 78
Total 376

EMS Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 128
London Britain 65
London Grove 179
Londonderry 47
New London 130
Penn 692
West Grove 83
Mutual Aid 181
Total 1505

Past Incidents
Fire EMS
2017 665 2394
2016 708 2313
2015 560 2208
2014 619 2244
2013 577 2095
2012 577 1957
2011 534 2035
2010 588 1782
2009 507 1669
2008 529 1624
2007 584 1624
2006 554 1412

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Latest 911 Dispatches for the West Grove Fire Co.
  • 08/18/2018: Dispatch 01:12 ALARM-FIRE 124 JENNERS POND RD PENNTP
  • 08/14/2018: Dispatch 16:57 ALARM-FIRE 400 N GUERNSEY RD LGROVE
  • 08/14/2018: Dispatch 14:53 ALARM-FIRE 119 PARTRIDGE WAY FRNKLN
  • 08/13/2018: Dispatch 17:49 ACCIDENT-BLS 880 W BALTIMORE PIKE PENNTP
  • 08/13/2018: Dispatch 07:51 FIRE-FIRE POLICE REQUEST 1833 FLINT HILL RD FRNKLN
  • 08/13/2018: Dispatch 06:47 FIRE-WATER RESCUE 302 DALEVILLE RD LONDER
  • 08/12/2018: Dispatch 17:03 ALARM-FIRE 395 S JENNERSVILLE RD NEWLND
  • 08/11/2018: Dispatch 22:23 ALARM-FIRE 151 RAILROAD AVE WGROVE
  • 08/10/2018: Dispatch 19:07 FIRE-POLES,WIRES,TRANSFORMER F 677 W AVONDALE RD NEWLND
  • 08/10/2018: Dispatch 18:46 ACCIDENT-BLS 800 COMMONS DR LWROXF
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WGFC Firefighters Train on Water Source at London Britain Station

Secretary Bill Wohl, August 11

At the weekly Monday evening training session recently, firefighters from the West Grove Fire Company practiced using the buried water tank at the London Britain Station. The 30,000 gallon tank provides an alternative water source for when hydrants are not available.

The fire company provides emergency response across 68 square miles of territory in Southern Chester County, and supporting fire protection ... (Full Story & Photos)

Crews practice establishing a water supply at the London Britain Township fire station and setting up tanker supply operations.
Crews practice establishing a water supply at the London Britain Township fire station and setting up tanker supply operations.

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The WGFC participated in National Night Out in West Grove this week.  NNO is a national effort to promote strong police-community partnerships.
The WGFC participated in National Night Out in West Grove this week. NNO is a national effort to promote strong police-community partnerships.

WGFC Participates in National Night Out

Secretary Bill Wohl, August 11

Members of the West Grove Fire Company participated in West Grove Borough's National Night Out activities on a steamy Tuesday evening this week, displaying the company's new Ladder 22 and flying a huge American flag over the proceedings.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Warning to Residents -- Beware: False Fire Company Solicitations in our Area

Secretary Bill Wohl, August 09

The West Grove Fire Company would like to put area residents on notice that letters requesting money to support fire companies in Southeastern Pennsylvania have begun appearing in the mail. These letters purport to be seeking volunteers and donations for area fire companies in efforts made by the "Volunteer Firefighter Alliance" in Topeka, Kansas.

Please know that these solicitations are NOT sanctioned ... (Full Story & Photos)

AG residents should be on the lookout for false fund drive materials claiming to be affiliated with our fire company.  Please read this story for details.
AG residents should be on the lookout for false fund drive materials claiming to be affiliated with our fire company. Please read this story for details.

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Fire Catt testing Equipment set up at Station - 122.
Fire Catt testing Equipment set up at Station - 122.

WGFC Conducts 2018 Hose Testing and Inspection Program

Captain Anthony Gialloreto, August 03

Fire hose is a critical component in the delivery of water from a water source (such as a hydrant) to fire scene and then from the scene to the seat of the fire. The purpose of testing our hose annually is to provide a reasonable level of safety for the user of the hose and that the hose will perform as designed. The testing procedure follows the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1962 guidelines, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Moving Big Water -- A Rural Firefighting Imperative

Secretary Bill Wohl, July 21

A group of Chester County firefighters spent an entire weekend at a special training class to become better practiced at establishing and maintaining a large water supply for rural firefighting. The class, hosted by Union Fire Company of Oxford, and run by GBW Associates - a nationally recognized training organization specializing in this unique topic -- was held over two days and was attended by ... (Full Story & Photos)

Crews from 12 area fire companies participated in a drill to simulate moving high volumes of water for rural firefighting at a two day class help recently in Nottingham PA.
Crews from 12 area fire companies participated in a drill to simulate moving high volumes of water for rural firefighting at a two day class help recently in Nottingham PA.

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Chris's father replaces the neckerchief with that of an Eagle Scout.
Chris's father replaces the neckerchief with that of an Eagle Scout.

FF Chris Miller earns Eagle Scout

Firefighter/EMT Lisa Glass, July 17

Firefighter Chris Miller, son of Fire Police Captain Craig Miller and EMT Kim Miller, received the highest honor for scouting Eagle Scout.

Chris's Eagle scout project was a rehab pad at our New London fire station. He had to organize all facets of the project; from design, donating of materials, organizing crews to build and permits to build. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Assist on Toughkenamon House Fire

First Captain Tim Shannon & Secretary Bill Wohl, July 11

In the early morning hours of the 4th of July, the West Grove Fire Company was dispatched to the 100 block of Maple Lane in Toughkenamon for a working house fire to assist Station 23 Avondale. Moments after dispatch, Chief 23 arrived on scene with a two and a half story house with smoke showing, with fire in the walls. Ladder 22 went responding at 4:30am with a crew of five volunteers. Ladder ... (Full Story & Photos)

WGFC assisted the Avondale Fire Company on an early morning fire in Toughkenamon on July 4th.
WGFC assisted the Avondale Fire Company on an early morning fire in Toughkenamon on July 4th.

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Photo by FF/EMT Brian Vickers
Photo by FF/EMT Brian Vickers

WGFC Participates in Freedom Fest

EMS Manager Gary Vinnacombe, July 07

On Saturday July 7, crews spent the evening assisting Station 21 at Freedom Fest in Nottingham Park. Crews stood by as thousands gathered for an annual Southern Chester County tradition. Kudos to all of the participating emergency services agencies who contributed to providing a safe event for everyone to enjoy. Thank you to Station 21 for having us and we look forward to next year.... (Full Story & Photos)

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