• Refuse collectors

    Commended for bravery

    Two refuse workers and a dad-to-be have been hailed heroes for their brave actions in helping rescue two people from a flat fire.

    Find out more 

    Refuse collectors ‘waste’ no time in flat fire rescue!
  • Fire Service warning after exploding e-cigarette battery caught on CCTV

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is warning about the dangers of storing batteries incorrectly after dramatic footage shows a battery explode in a man’s pocket.
    Watch footage here

  • One ‘in the bank’ for fire safety!

    West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service secure a Primary Authority Scheme partnership with TSB.

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  • Have your say...

    On changes to emergency cover

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority has approved a period of consultation on proposed changes to emergency cover.

    Please view full details of the two IRMP3 proposals and how to make a formal representation here.


  • Nurses unite with firefighters

    To support older people


    Nurses from Dewsbury Hospital are the latest to join the #WYCherished Campaign in support of older people this Winter.

    Find out more

    Watch the Cherished Video 

    Cherished Campaign - keeping older people safe and well this Winter
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