• Fire does not discriminate

    And neither do we!

    We are supporting the Rainbow Laces Campaign to show our commitment to Acceptance Without Exception.

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    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service supports Stonewall's Rainbow Laces Campaign
  • Safety advice issued

    Following hoverboard fire

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has issued safety advice following a serious fire involving a hoverboard.

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    Safety advice issued following serious fire involving hoverboard
  • Fire Service supports

    LGBT History Month

    We are supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans (LGBT) History Month this February!

    Promoting ‘Acceptance Without Exception’.

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    Fire Service supports LGBT History Month
  • Stay Safe Film

     

    National Counter Terrorism policing is providing advice to the public on the steps they can take to keep themselves safe in the rare event of a firearms or weapons attack.

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    National Counter Terrorism policing - awareness film called Stay Safe
  • Living Wage Commitment

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has been accredited as a Living Wage employer.

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    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority Celebrates Living Wage Commitment
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  • 04 Feb

    West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Authority Celebrates Living Wage Commitment!

    The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (WYFRS) has been accredited as a Living Wage employer. West Yorkshire is the first Fire…

  • 01 Feb

    Fire Service joins campaign to extinguish homophobia, biphobia and transphobia

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans (LGBT) History Month launching today. This follows on from our backing of charity Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign,…

  • 01 Feb

    Update: Lumb Lane mill fire in Manningham

    Firefighters remain at the scene of Lumb Lane working alongside demolition crews today following last Thursday’s large-scale blaze. Four fire engines are onsite and firefighters are making the scene safe…

  • 29 Jan

    Firefighters praised for tireless work in tackling mill fire

    Relief crews remain at the scene of Lumb Lane, Manningham this morning following yesterday’s major mill fire, which started just after 11.20am. At its height 25 fire engines and more…

  • 27 Jan

    Ossett New Build Update

    Work on the new Ossett Fire Station build continues with the external and partition walls on the two storey block currently progressing to first floor level and on the one…

  • 25 Jan

    Funding to tackle rogue landlords

    Rogue landlords in south Leeds are firmly in the sights of the council and fire service who have been awarded £70,000 to bring problem properties up to scratch. The successful…