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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Cookridge firefighters support

little girl's dream to speak

Crews from Cookridge Fire Station have pledged their support to six-year-old Maddie Laws who has a rare genetic condition, leaving her unable to talk.

Half the funds from Sunday's Station Open Day are going towards a computer that would use eye movements to 'speak' for Maddie. Find out more.

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School's out!

Stay Safe

Schools have broken up for the six week summer holiday period!

Follow our tips to help keep youngsters safe when at home and outdoors this summer. 

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Have a safe summer

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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