Garforth

External view of Garforth fire station
Tel
0113 2864231
Address
Ninelands Lane
Garforth
Leeds
LS25 2AN
 
OS Grid Ref.
441087 432104

News

  • 30 Apr 2014

    Fatal house fire in Leeds

    Fire crews were called to a house fire at a property in Farfield Court, Garforth, just after 6.30pm yesterday evening (29.04.14). The incident was a persons reported and five engines attended as...

  • 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...

  • 02 Mar 2012

    Firefighters clean up for charity

    Stations across Leeds district will be making a splash for charity cash in March. Stanningley, Otley, Rawdon and Cookridge will all hold car washes to raise money for The Fire Fighters Charity on...

  • 20 Jul 2011

    Meet your local firefighters

    ** UPDATE - Garforth Fire Station's Open Day raised more than £2,000 for charity. The money will be split between The Fire Fighters Charity and Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Thanks to all who attended!...

  • 25 Jan 2011

    Rare cattle rescued from blaze

    Around 80 rare-breed cattle were rescued from a blaze in a barn at Temple Newsam, Leeds, last night (23.01.11) thanks to the quick-thinking of firefighters. Firefighters from Gipton, Stanks,...

About

Garforth Station, built in 1985, serves a population of 45,297 people and covers the eastern part of Leeds district which is approximately 34.70 square miles. This includes the mainly residential areas of Garforth, Swillington, Allerton Bywater, Great Preston, Little Preston and Colton which incorporates 18,517 dwellings and borders with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service. The team consists of the station commander (who also manages Stanks) and 24 firefighters. 

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 22 94 14 58
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 25 89 7 57
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 11 53 9 33
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 25 77 6 46
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 32 101 12 57
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 30 81 14 37
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 16 67 8 43
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 20 74 9 45
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 23 99 10 66
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 27 104 24 53
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 26 89 10 53
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 30 96 10 56
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 39 114 16 59
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 56 124 10 58
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 41 105 15 49
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 33 102 14 55

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