Bradford

External view of Bradford Fire station
Tel
01274 385410
Address
540 Leeds Road

Bradford
BD3 9SB
 
OS Grid Ref.
417681 432913

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About

Bradford Fire Station is situated on Leeds Road and was opened by Mr Gerry Sutcliffe MP on 8th June 2007, replacing the fire station on Nelson Street, Bradford city centre.

Serving the wards of City, Bowling and Bakerend, Bradford moor, Eccleshill, Little Horton, Maningham, Pudsey and Tong, the stations aim is to provide the best service to our local areas. By working with community groups, educating local schools and visiting households to provide our safe and well checks the station strives to deliver a more detailed service to meet the needs of our community. The station personnel work closely with key partner agencies to highlight and tackle any areas or issues of importance within our local communities. The operational crews and support staff at Bradford station provide fire safety information at many local events.

The station has a Combined Aerial Rescue Pump (CARP), one fire appliance, a resilience appliance and a resilience aerial ladder platform (ALP). Personnel at the station are made up by a Station Commander (also responsible for Shipley fire station), station clerk and 44 firefighters who provide emergency cover throughout the year 24 hours a day. The operational crews train continuously against the risk of Bradford and surrounding areas, having an in-depth knowledge of local risks. The crews visit local households and businesses daily to ensure residents and owners are given fire safety and prevention advice.

The station is also home to the districts Fire prevention team who work throughout Bradford and surrounding areas to tackle high risk issues, provide safe and well checks and work with businesses providing support and guidance on fire safety matters.

Bradford’s district operational team is also based on the station made up of the District Operational Commander, assistant District Commander, support staff and district clerk. The team works alongside the operational crews and fire prevention teams within the Bradford district to provide a well-trained and professional service, in prevention and responding to the needs of the districts wards. Ensuring Bradford and surrounding areas are kept safe and well.

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/04/2015 31/03/2016 1114 2711 212 1385
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 115 296 29 152
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 132 304 23 149
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 180 370 19 171
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 109 292 25 158
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 131 331 27 173
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 170 364 36 158
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 196 413 29 188
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 123 312 29 160
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 120 336 39 177
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 122 359 37 200
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 146 413 26 241
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 121 351 41 189
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 126 338 24 188
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 203 472 39 230
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 202 515 41 272
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 138 363 29 196
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 211 452 38 203
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 153 504 62 289
01/01/1970 01/04/2015 1114 2711 212 1385

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