• Emergency Services Show!

    Coming soon...

    The popular Emergency Services Show will take place at our Fire Service Headquarters on July 9.

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  • Low Moor Explosion

    Centenary

    We are appealing for anyone connected to the firemen who attended the Low Moor Munitions Company explosion, of 1916, to join us in marking its centenary.

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    Some of the survivors shown here. Picture courtesy of Bradford Museums and Galleries, City of Bradford MDC.

     

    100 years since the Low Moor explosion of 1916
  • Hero Police Officer

    Receives Top Award

    A brave Police Officer has been awarded a Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation after rescuing four children and a woman from a house fire in Bradford.

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  • Euro 2016

    Don't score an own goal!

    Follow our top tips on how to have a safety game plan during Euro 2016!

    Euro 2016
  • Long Service

    Awards

     

    Dedicated staff from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were recently honoured at the Long Service Awards.

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    Long Service Awards
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  • News Articles

  • 22 Jun

    Hero Police Officer Receives Top Fire Service Commendation

    A Chief Fire Officer’s Commendation was today awarded to a hero Police Officer who saved four children and a woman from a house fire in Bradford. PC Sean Cannon was…

  • 21 Jun

    Not long to go ’til the show!

    The hugely popular Emergency Services Show will be taking place at West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) Headquarters in Birkenshaw on July 9. This is once again the public’s…

  • 20 Jun

    Dedicated staff honoured

    Firefighters and support staff from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have been recognised for their long service and dedication. Twelve firefighters were awarded the Fire Service Long Service and…

  • 17 Jun

    Fire safety advice during Ramadan

    Every year West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) supports the Muslim community observe the period of Ramadan. It is essential people take extra care in their home while cooking…

  • 14 Jun

    Low Moor Explosion Centenary: Sacrifice of brave men whom Yorkshire should never forget

    This year marks the centenary of an event that today would undoubtedly be seen as a national disaster. The Low Moor Munitions Company explosion, on August 21, 1916, claimed the…

  • 10 Jun

    Summer safety message after boy rescued from face of quarry

    A 10-year-old boy had a lucky escape yesterday after he was rescued unharmed from the face of a disused quarry in Thornton Road, Bradford. The Fire Service received a call…