Features and Safety Campaigns

  • 29 Oct 2014
  • 24 Oct 2014
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    Bonfire and firework safety

    We have created a video with top tips for having a safe and enjoyable bonfire season. The video gives advice to members of the public and retailers on fire safety and the law when it comes to fireworks.

  • 24 Oct 2014
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    Fireworks attack on firefighters

    This shocking footage from our silent witness cameras, installed on all fire engines, shows in graphic detail what our crews sometimes face over the bonfire season.

  • 22 Jul 2014
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    Grass Fires - Summer Safety

    During the summer months the fire service often sees a rise in moorland and grass fires.

    Wildfires can be unpredictable and burn quickly and furiously, requiring a lot of valuable resources and time to put out.

  • 16 May 2014
    Young Firefighter Graduation

    Young Firefighter Graduation 2014

    More than 150 teenagers from schools around West Yorkshire have passed their Young Firefighters course with flying colours.

    The youngsters carried out a number of fire drills in front of their family, teachers and senior fire service officers at formal graduation ceremonies at West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service headquarters this week.