• 05:50 17 Mar

    Building fire persons reported – Bradford

    Great Horton Road, Bradford

    Building fire – make pumps 4 persons reported.  Former restaurant and nightclub – 2 storey building measuring 10x10m – basement involved.  4 breathing apparatus 2 hose reels and positive pressure ventilation…

  • 04:00 17 Mar

    House fire Queensbury area

    Oxford Close, Queensbury

    Domestic property – fire in loft space.  2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel.  One male casualty with smoke inhalation taken to hospital by ambulance.  One female casualty with smoke…

  • 19:04 13 Mar

    House Fire – Dewsbury Area

    Russell Street, Westborough, Dewsbury

    Electrical fire in hallway. Crews extinguished fire using 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels and a positive pressure ventilation fan. Ambulance was requested for adult female suffering smoke inhalation. Smoke detectors…

  • 03:43 12 Mar

    Road traffic collision – Morley area

    M62 Junction 27 to M621 Junction 1 clockwise

    Road traffic collision with 1 car involved and 1 male trapped, extrication carried out by fire service personnel and casualty transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances from Morley, Cleckheaton and…

  • 13:06hrs 11 Mar

    6 pump building fire

    Bank Bottom Mills, Mount Road, Marsden

    Large mill complex, 6 pumps attended, building consists of 1 basement and 3 floors, measuring approximately 120m x220m, 10% of basement involved, 2 positive pressure ventilation fans, 2breathing apparatus ,…

  • 13 Feb

    In celebration of LGBT History Month 2017

    Author: Dave Walton

    You may have seen a tweet that I posted last week that celebrated the good work that we have been doing in raising the profile of some of our work…

  • 02 Feb

    Time to Talk

    Author: Dave Walton

    I’ve slipped out of the blogging habit of late, and I’m going to try and put that right. There are numerous reasons (or excuses), but the bottom line is that…

  • 07 Jul

    Our Local Resilience Forum

    Author: Dave Walton

    I chaired a meeting of the West Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum today at our HQ. It struck me as I was listening to the various contributions that not many people will…