Retired Members

Copies of an edition of Burning Issues - staff magazine

Welcome to the page dedicated to providing information for retired and former members of the Brigade.


Amendments to 1992 and 2006 Firefighter Pension schemes

You may have seen information in relation to the amendments to the 1992 and 2006 Forefighter Pension Schemes which impact on abatement, deferred pensions and APBs. 

We are aware if this issue and will provide more information and guidance in due course.

Retirements and leavers

FF Derek Holman - 2903

Derek, currently of ORP, is retiring after 29 years and will be having farewell drinks on Tuesday 15th April 2014.

All are welcome to join him at The Grove, Spring Grove Street, Huddersfield (behind Huddersfield Fire Station) from 7pm.


CM Christopher White - 3298

Chris, retired on 21 March 2014 having served at Elland, Dewsbury, Batley, Morley and finally in ORP.

Friends past and present are invited to meet for farewell drinlks at The West End Public House, Gomersal on Friday 2nd May from 4pm.

Subscribe to Burning Issues

Our staff magazine 'Burning Issues' is now available for retired and former members. Please complete the form giving your service details and you will receive a copy of each in PDF format shortly after publication by email.

Burning Issues Subscription Form