First West Chester Fire Company

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The First West Chester Fire Company is one of three 100% volunteer fire companies that make the West Chester Fire Department. The Station is located at South Bradford Avenue and West Miner Street in East Bradford Township.  The First West Chester Fire Company provides fire/rescue coverage to West Chester Borough, as well as West Goshen, East Bradford, Westtown, Birmingham, and Thornbury Townships. As the oldest company in the West Chester Fire Department, our volunteer organization has been proudly serving our communities since 1799.

Iron Hill to host Fall Give 20 Event

Lieutenant Billy Ronayne, December 02

First West Chester Fire Company and Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant of West Chester have teamed up again to host a Give 20% Event benefiting the fire company.

Print out the Give 20 Voucher linked in this event
Come out for a meal on Monday, Dec 2nd
Present the Give 20 Voucher to the waitstaff and 20% of your food bill gets donated to the fire company.

Please share with family, friends and ... (Full Story)

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Lieutenant Billy Ronayne, October 16

The Officers and Members of the First West Chester Fire Company join our brothers and sisters at the Good Will Fire Company #2 of West Chester in mourning the passing of Robert 'Hoofy' Doan. Hoofy was a member of the Department for over 47 years and a friend to firefighters across the County.

A past Assistant Chief of the Department, Hoofy instilled in all he encountered the brotherhood of the fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

Heavy Fire Showing in East Bradford Township

Captain Justin McClure, September 01

On August 31 at 12:40 am, the West Chester Fire Department was dispatched to the 200 block of Blue Rock Road in East Bradford Township for a house fire. Calls to Chester County 911 reported a house fully engulfed in flames. Engine 51-2 arrived on location and found a large multiple story dwelling with fire throughout and parts of the structure already collapsed. A supply line was laid up a neighbor's ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Captain Justin McClure, August 06

The annual 9/11 Heroes Run is Sunday, September 15, 2019! Proceeds from the event benefit the West Chester Fire Department.

... (Full Story & Photos)

Thursday, June 13th - Give20 Dinner & Fightin' 51st IPA release at Iron Hill West Chester!

2nd Class Firefighter Josh Willson, June 03

The First West Chester Fire Company and Iron Hill Brewery (West Chester) have teamed up again to create the Fightin' 51st IPA, an American Pale Ale Beer.

Members joined the Iron Hill Brewery staff in May to help brew the beer, which will be released on Thursday June 13th in conjunction with a Give20 dinner night that benefits the Fire Company. A dollar of each pint sold and 20% of your dinner bill ... (Full Story & Photos)

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