• 08:38 23 Mar

    Road Traffic Collision Cookridge area

    Church Hill, Bramhope, Leeds

    Road Traffic Collision small vehicle – 1 female, extricated by crews and handed to Yorkshire Ambulance Service. Crews from Cookridge and Rawdon

  • 22 Mar

    Update on fire at coach depot, Knottingley

    Kirkhaw Lane, Knottingley

    Firefighters from Pontefract remain at the scene this morning following yesterday’s (21.03.17) fire at a coach depot in Kirkhaw Lane, Knottingley. Some hot spots remain and firefighters are currently damping…

  • 12:38 21 Mar

    Building Fire Make Pumps 8

    Company Coaches, Kirkhaw Lane, Knottingley.

    Building used as a Commercial Coach storage depot involved in fire.  Building measuring 30m x 50m was 100% involved in fire and Incident was made pumps 8.  Crews used 3 Ground…

  • 12:38 21 Mar

    Fire at coach company, Knottingley


    *Update 14:20* Firefighters are currently using large water jets to protect the surrounding area from this fire, due to the fact acetylene cylinders are involved. A five pump water relay…

  • 18:23 19 Mar

    Tumble Dryer Fire – Bingley Area

    Main Street, Wilsden

    Crews dealt with tumble dryer fire located in cellar of domestic property. 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel used. Ambulance was requested for baby suffering smoke inhalation and taken…

  • 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…