Emergency Numbers

Fire Service: 112

All persons should ensure that emergency procedures and notices are amended to include 112

Non Emergency Contact

Office Hours
9-5 Monday-Fri excluding Bank Holidays

Kilkenny Fire Rescue Service Fire Station Headquarters
Gaol Road

Tel: 056 7794400
Fax: 056 7794425
Email: info@kilkennycoco.ie


De La Salle and Haddens - 1984

At 03.22 on the morning of the 4th of May a call was received in the watchroom of the Kilkenny City Fire Station stating that classrooms were on fire in the De la Salle School. The fire was brought under control at about 04.30. Extensive damage was done to many classrooms and the cost ran into thousands of pounds.

Kilkenny City and County often assist surrounding counties in major fires, for example:

Also in 1984 Kilkenny was called by Carlow Fire Service to assist in a major fire in Haddens of Tullow Street. Kilkenny sent it's snorkel and a water tender from Thomastown. This fire caused well over one million pounds worth of damage.

Fire in Haddens, Tullow Street Carlow

The Rear of Haddens


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