• 11:05 09 Dec

    Flat fire – Moortown Area

    Deanswood Garth, Moortown

    Flat fire, 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels and positive pressure ventilation were used. A 64 year old male suffered smoke inhalation and was transported to hospital by ambulance. Appliances…

  • 10:25 09 Dec

    House fire persons reported – Bingley area

    Unity Street South, Bingley

    Domestic persons incident. Fire caused by clothes horse in front of fire.  1 male casualty aged 75 was rescued by Fire Service personnel.  He suffered burns to his left arm…

  • 21:45 07 Dec

    Flat Fire – Steeton area

    Teal House, Skipton Road, Steeton

    Fire Alarm – crews confirm a flat fire on arrival, oven in kitchen involved.  4 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and positive pressure ventilation used, 2 casualties given oxygen therapy…

  • 21:13 07 Dec

    RTC – Castleford area

    Park Road, Glasshoughton, WF10

    RTC – car on its side, 2 people trapped, extricated by fs personnel and passed over to ambulance paramedics Appliances from Castleford and Pontefract attended  

  • 18:32 06 Dec

    Highrise building fire – Bradford

    Forster Hall Student Accommodation, Great Horton Road, Bradford

    Pan fire on 4th floor out on arrival.  Positive pressure ventilation used.  One female casualty with smoke inhalation treated by Ambulance Service Attended by pumps from Bradford, Fairweather Green, Odsal…

  • 08 Jun

    The month of Ramadan

    Author: Dave Walton

    I’m sure that you may well be aware that we have just entered the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. It is an important time of year for many of our…

  • 25 May

    Fire Reform

    Author: Dave Walton

    You are probably aware by now that the Home Secretary gave a speech on the subject of ‘Fire Reform’ on Tuesday 24 May 2016. The speech is much awaited and…

  • 22 May

    Health & Safety in our service

    Author: Dave Walton

    A couple of months ago I attended a course designed for managers, delivered by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, and entitled ‘Leading Safely’. The course gave us an…