Fairweather Green

External view of Fairweather Green fire station
01274 544466
Thornton Road
Fairweather Green
OS Grid Ref.
412782 433204


  • 20 Mar 2014

    Firefighter hospital visit puts smiles on youngsters' faces!

    Firefighters from Fairweather Green Fire Station made a visit to a children’s ward at Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI) on Tuesday (March 18). Youngsters on the day surgery ward, who were...

  • 28 Feb 2014

    Family of eight in Bradford have lucky escape after fire breaks out in home

      The family was alerted to the fire at their semi-detached home in Upper Woodlands Road, Girlington, Bradford, by a smoke alarm previously fitted by West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service crews....

  • 12 Feb 2014

    Let passion be the only thing burning this Valentine's Day!

    We all want our loved ones to feel special on Valentine’s Day and treating that certain someone with a gift is sure to put a smile on their face. Keeping loved ones safe from harm is also a way...

  • 22 Oct 2013

    Tick, Tock, Test Your Alarm

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to make a potentially life-saving move when they change their clocks this weekend (27 October at 02:00hrs) - by taking a moment to test...

  • 25 Sep 2013

    Response to 25 September Industrial Action by members of the FBU

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to thank members of the public for taking extra care, to safeguard themselves, their family and their communities during the industrial action...

  • 24 Sep 2013

    Taking extra care during industrial action

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are asking the public to think about what they can do to take extra care, to safeguard themselves, their family and their communities during the industrial...

  • 19 Sep 2013

    Industrial Action

    We have today received notification from the Fire Brigades Union of its intention to carry out discontinuous industrial action commencing Wednesday 25 September 2013 at 1200 (Noon) hours until...

  • 07 Sep 2012

    Authority launches county-wide consultation on fire cover plans

      12-week listening exercise Councillors today launched a 12-week public consultation exercise on radical plans to reform fire cover across West Yorkshire. Chief Fire Officer Simon Pilling’s...

  • 25 May 2012

    Safety advice at Bradford schools

     Firefighters met both pupils and parents from three Bradford schools to discuss cooking and road safety. Fairweather Green White Watch and prevention staff from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue...

  • 20 Jul 2011

    Fun and safety day at Fairweather Green

    Fairweather Green Fire Station will be holding a Fun and Safety Day on Saturday, 6 August. There will be a number of attractions available including emergency services vehicles, a car fire...

  • 18 May 2011

    Young firefighters celebrate their graduation

    More than 200 teenagers from schools around West Yorkshire passed their Young Firefighters course with flying colours this month. The young people carried out a number of fire drills in front of...

  • 20 Sep 2010

    Pat on Back for Explempary Services

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue been given a vote of confidence for the way it deals with the public.Bradford’s Older People’s Partnership carried out a ‘mystery shopper’ exercise earlier this year...


Fairweather Green Fire Station, built in 1963, is situated at Thornton Road, Fairweather Green. The Station, managed by the station commander (who also manages Odsal) has 36 firefighters plus support staff. The area has a population of 83,024 and incorporates 28423 dwellings. The station has one fire appliance, a Fire Response Unit (FRU) and the Personal Welfare Unit (PWU). Station personnel have developed various partnerships which help identify where home fire safety checks and the fitting of smoke detectors is required. The station is actively involved in The Young Firefighter Scheme and supports schools from Bradford attending which rewards the participating students with a BTEC qualification.



From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 161 322 27 134
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 151 296 13 132
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 83 201 16 102
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 141 307 21 145
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 183 350 15 152
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 150 262 13 99
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 79 227 30 118
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 151 322 21 150
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 150 299 28 121
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 90 222 18 114
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 104 262 26 132
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 153 364 21 190
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 195 413 29 189
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 207 417 30 180
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 105 287 15 167
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 163 413 29 221

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