Batley

Batley Fire station
Tel
01924 473355
Address
Carlinghow Lane
Batley

WF17 8DN
 
OS Grid Ref.
422494 424947

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About

Batley Fire Station, built in 1983, covers an area of approximately eight square miles, serving a population of 66,514 people. The station covers Batley, Hanging Heaton, Soothill, Staincliffe and Heckmondwike an area which incorporates 21,146 dwellings. The area served includes PPG paint manufacture, Tennants chemical distribution and Fox’s biscuits. In addition the Birstall Retail Park and cinema site plus the Batley Mill Village retail complex are in the area that Batley fire station crews are responsible for. The station is crewed 24 hours a day and has a staff of 24 firefighters, one station clerk and a station commander.

The station has two fire appliances, one pumping appliance and one command unit which is a specialist communications vehicle used at large incidents throughout West Yorkshire. On average, the station responds to 700 emergency calls each year.

As well as emergency response work, Batley Firefighters are extremely proactive delivering fire prevention work in the community, visiting over 100 workplaces and 1000 private homes each year to give fire safety advice. The crews also work very closely with Batley neighbourhood policing teams and Kirklees Council on safety and anti social behaviour initiatives for the area. 

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 33 98 10 55
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 61 137 6 70
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 46 109 13 50
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 68 136 11 57
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 55 120 9 56
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 75 134 8 51
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 44 109 9 56
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 48 97 12 37
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 73 144 13 58
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 40 106 12 54
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 37 112 11 64
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 45 104 14 45
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 50 139 11 78
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 60 136 13 63
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 91 171 8 72
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 73 130 10 47
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 107 180 12 61
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 59 141 16 66

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