Water Safety

Drowning Prevention

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is supporting national Water Safety and Drowning Prevention Week between April 13 and 19.

Mock rescue exercises are being held in Leeds and Wakefield districts to highlight the dangers.

Watch our Water Safety Video here.

Water Safety Week

Lulu's lucky escape

Dog rescued from rabbit hole

Lulu the Dachshund was at the centre of a three hour rescue operation after bolting down a rabbit hole in woodland near Rawdon, Leeds.

The Technical Rescue Team from Cleckheaton Fire Station got called in to free the stricken pup.

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Dog rescue

Pensioner thanks crews

Following fall in road

Pensioner Geoffrey Whiteley popped into Illingworth Fire Station this week to thank crews for coming to his rescue after he had a fall in the road.

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Geoffrey Whiteley thanks crews at Illingworth Fire Station

Fire service makes partnership

With social landlord

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has teamed up with Together Housing Group to help shield tennants against the dangers of fire.

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    Primary Authority Scheme Together Housing partnership

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