• 17:29 26 Sep

    Wakefield Make pumps 4 Building fire

    High Street, New Sharlston, Wakefield

    Fire in derelict 2 storey building formerly used as a Welfare and Sports Club, building measuring 15 metres by 30 metres, crews have used 4 large jets, 2 hose reels…

  • 07:33 26 Sep

    Leeds Road Traffic Collision

    Kingswear Parade, Austhorpe, Leeds

    Road traffic collision involving 2 cars, 1 person trapped, casualty extricated by fire service personnel. 2 casualties were still in the other vehicle but not physically trapped. All 3 casualties transported…

  • 00:15 26 Sep

    Bradford flat fire Persons reported

    Darren Street, Tyersal, Bradford

    Flat fire persons reported. Fire in a 1st floor flat. On arrival crews rescued 1 male from property, crews used 1 hose reel, 4 breathing apparatus and a high powered…

  • 12:06 22 Sep

    Road Traffic Collision – Bradford Area

    Outside Bradford College, Bolton Royd Centre, Manningham Lane, Bradford.

    2 cars involved in road traffic collision outside Bradford College. 1 female was trapped and was extricated by Fire Service personnel and transported to hospital by ambulance. 2 appliances from…

  • 08:51 22 Sep

    Kitchen Fire – Meltham Area

    Broadlands Road, Meltham

    Kitchen fire involving cooker and tea light, extinguished using 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fans. Ambulance was requested for an adult female suffering smoke inhalation….

  • 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…