• 05:32 15 Jan

    Road Traffic Collision – Eccleshill Area

    Wrose Road, Eccleshill, Bradford.

    One car involved in road traffic collision. One male casualty was trapped and extricated by the Fire Service and left in care of the ambulance service. Appliances from Idle and…

  • 05:06 15 Jan

    Public House Fire – Castleford Area

    The Picture House
    Station Road
    Castleford

    100% of ground floor of the Picture House public house involved in fire, approx. 25m x 22m. 3 appliances attended the incident and extinguished the fire using 2 hose reel…

  • 19:14 13 Jan

    Derelict Building Fire – Halton Moor, Leeds

    Halton Moor Hotel
    Rathmell Road
    Halton
    Leeds

    Derelict public house, 20 % involved in fire, approx. 15m x 20m, fire extinguished using 4 breathing apparatus, 3 hose reels, 1 large jet and positive pressure ventilation fans. 2 appliances from…

  • 09:35 13 Jan

    Leeds Road Traffic Collision

    Sheepscar Street South, Sheepscar, Leeds

    Road traffic collision involving 2 cars, 1 person trapped, casualty was extricated by fire service personnel on a spinal board through the drivers side door and then transported to hospital…

  • 11:45 12 Jan

    Road Traffic Collision – Leeds

    Wensley Drive, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

    Road traffic collision involving one car.  An elderly male with a suspected neck injury was extricated by fire crews and taken to hospital by ambulance Two appliances from Rothwell and Moortown attended.  

  • 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…