Gipton

External view of Gipton fire station
Tel
0113 2494008
Address
Gipton Approach
Gipton
Leeds
LS9 6NL
 
OS Grid Ref.
433415 434164

News

  • 31 Jul 2015

    Teddy Bear Fire Service Parachute Jump!

    The Rotary Club of Wakefield has enlisted Wakefield Green Watch to help with a charity fundraising event for three children’s hospices – Huddersfield’s Forget Me Not facility, Bluebell Wood near…

  • 29 Jul 2015

    Call for vigilance after five fire-related deaths of elderly people

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) chiefs are concerned following the five recent deaths, all of which followed dwelling fires. The five fatalities all involved people over the age…

  • 28 Jul 2015

    Rastrick Fire Station officially opened

    The new Rastrick Fire Station officially opened today when dignitaries gathered to celebrate its launch. Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire Virginia Lloyd was guest of honour for the formalities and…

  • 24 Jul 2015

    Dewsbury New Build Update

    These photographs show the current progress of the new station being built at Carlton Lane.  

  • 24 Jul 2015

    Killingbeck New Build Update

    These photographs show the current progress of construction of the new fire station at Killingbeck.

  • 17 Jul 2015

    New Rothwell Fire Station impresses!

    The new Rothwell Fire Station was officially opened yesterday at a ceremony attended by dignitaries, fire chiefs and construction bosses. The Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, Michael Fox, was guest…

  • 16 Jul 2015

    ‘Cold Water Kills’ film reveals deadly dangers of swimming in reservoirs

    Since 2010 there have been around 20 deaths and 346 emergency rescues in the region’s waters A film that exposes the life threatening risks of swimming in reservoirs has been…

  • 16 Jul 2015

    Be a happy camper – summer safety tips!

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) hopes everyone can enjoy the great outdoors safely this summer. Whether you’re camping, cooking or exploring, it’s worth taking a moment to check…

  • 09 Jul 2015

    Schools challenge breaks down barriers with emergency services

    The MixMatch School Challenge was held for the second year running at Mixenden Activity Centre yesterday (July 8). Reigning champions, Trinity Academy in Halifax, were determined to defend the trophy…

  • 03 Jul 2015

    Fire Service Says #GayIsOk

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has backed the #gayisok campaign led by global cosmetics company Lush. The Lush White Rose store has been selling bold golden bars of…

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About

Gipton Fire Station, built in 1937, is situated on Gipton Approach, off the A64 on the east side of Leeds. The station has two appliances and is staffed 24 hours a day. The team is made up of a station commander and 47 firefighters covering four watches. The station area covers Gipton, Harehills, Halton, Seacroft, Osmonthorpe and Burmantofts which has a population of 75,316 and incorporates 32,301 dwellings. The station is home to the Young Firefighters Scheme where pupils attend from the east Leeds area. The station is also home to the Leeds Arson Task Force who contribute to reducing the risk of fire in the community and reduce the number of deliberate fires. 

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 88 232 28 116
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 130 313 29 154
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 81 211 19 111
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 125 266 27 114
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 134 310 40 136
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 156 319 34 129
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 132 296 15 149
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 76 226 29 121
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 138 312 18 156
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 119 322 29 174
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 121 330 35 174
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 109 306 27 170
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 102 281 25 154
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 146 344 23 175
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 218 504 34 252
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 125 339 47 167
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 253 495 42 200
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 198 438 34 206

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