Major Leeds blaze

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Firefighters remain at the scene of the former Majestyk Nightclub where a major blaze broke out yesterday evening.

At its height 75 firefighters tackled the fire at the Grade II listed building in City Square, Leeds.

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Majestyk Nightclub

Cracking down on hoax calls

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has been lifting the lid not only on the financial burden but also the 'human risk' posed by malicious 999 calls.

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Listen to an example hoax call received by our control.

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Ageing Safely Week

Ageing Safely Week is happening between September 29 and October 5.

It will also coincide with UK Older People’s Day on October 1.

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Ageing Safely Week

Emergency Fire Crew Vacancies

We are inviting further applications to bolster our on-going contingency plans to help keep the communities of West Yorkshire safe in the event of further strikes by Firefighters.

Can you support your Fire Service and the communities of West Yorkshire in challenging circumstances?

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