The County Fire Officer Brian Hibbert announces on behalf of the
fire Authority that a public open forum will be held in respect of the proposed change of
location for Nuneaton Fire Station.
Their meeting will be held at Manor Park Community School, Beaumont Road, Nuneaton on
Tuesday 29 June 1999 at 7pm and is scheduled to finish at 9pm. The meeting will be Chaired
by Councillor Tim Nayor the Chairman of Warwickshire County Councils Emergency
Also attending the meeting will be the County Fire Officer, other senior Fire and
County Council Officers who will outline to the residents and business community of
Nuneaton the facilities and benefits that will be offered by this new scheme and also
clarify any potential issues of concern.
Three years ago, the County Council were approached by a firm of property developers,
Deeley Properties Limited, with a scheme to provide a replacement fire station for the
Plans have now been developed by Deeley Properties Ltd for the provision of a purpose
built fire station adjacent to the George Elliot Hospital, which maintains the existing
standards of fire cover in the Nuneaton area, in exchange for an opportunity by the
company to develop the site of the existing fire station in Newton Road. The plans for the
George Eliot site also encompass facilities for the Warwickshire Ambulance Service.
Plans of the new development can be inspected at Nuneaton Library until 19 July 1999
and if anyone cannot attend the public forum then their views about the new development
will still be welcome and should reach the Clerk of the Council (for the attention of
Daryl Davies), PO Box 9, Shire Hall, Warwick, CV34 4RR by 19 July.