Hemsworth

External view of Hemsworth fire station
Tel
01977 611659
Address
Wakefield Road
Hemsworth

WF9 4AB
 
OS Grid Ref.
442796 413419

News

  • 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...

  • 16 Dec 2011

    Green light for fire cover plans

    Chief ‘disappointed’ but convinced change is unavoidable  Plans for far-reaching reform of the county’s fire and rescue service were given the green light by councillors today. West Yorkshire...

  • 31 Mar 2011

    Praise for on-call service

    Major changes made at on-call (retained) fire stations across West Yorkshire are proving a huge success. A year ago more than £1m. was set aside to boost the availability of fire engines crewed...

About

Hemsworth station area is in the south east area of Wakefield District which includes Hemsworth, Fitzwilliam and Kinsley. There is a population of 19,520 and the area incorporates 8192 dwellings. The station is managed by a station commander who is also responsible South Elmsall Fire Station. The station is staffed by a full time local retained support officer and retained firefighters who operate the 'on call' system. Hemsworth fire station was built in 1975 and borders with South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 22 37 3 12
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 30 50 1 19
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 24 42 2 16
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 18 37 2 17
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 9 31 6 16
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 32 58 5 21
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 15 40 0 25
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 22 39 4 13
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 35 61 2 24
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 51 83 6 26
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 49 75 6 20
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 40 63 3 20
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 38 64 5 21

Neighbouring Fire Stations