• 20:28 22 Apr

    Building fire, make pumps 4 – Rothwell area

    Wakefield Road, Rothwell

    Building fire, Make pumps 4 for water. Hay bales on fire inside a Barn 30m x 15m. 50 per cent of the barn was involved in fire, with crews currently using 1…

  • 19:05 22 Apr

    Person stuck Bradford area

    Tanton Crescent, Bradford

    1 male casualty trapped under concrete block after roof of outbuilding collapsed whilst being demolished, casualty was extricated by fire service personnel with the assistance of the Ambulance Hazardous Area…

  • 22:19 21 Apr

    RTC – Wakefield Area

    Brandy Carr Road, Kirkhamgate, Wakefield

    RTC – 1 car involved, into a lampost. 1 male casualty trapped by his injuries, extricated by fire service personnel and handed over to paramedics. Appliances from Ossett and Wakefield…

  • 21:48 20 Apr

    Nightclub Fire – Leeds

    PRYZM, Merrion Street, Leeds

    3 fire appliances were in attendance at PRYZM nightclub in Leeds, fire was situated on roof of smoking shelter, 10% involved, 2 hose reels and 2 breathing apparatus used to extinguish fire. Salvage…

  • 19:26 20 Apr

    Building Fire -Dewsbury

    Pepper Royd Street, Dewsbury

    Building Fire Derelict Mill involved, three storeys in height.  On arrival crews made pumps four. A fire in the rear of the mill was located and four breathing apparatus, two large…

  • 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…