Huddersfield

External view of Huddersfield fire station
Tel
01484 551800
Address
Outcote Bank
Huddersfield

HD1 2JT
 
OS Grid Ref.
414192 416303

News

  • 17 Jun 2014

    Huddersfield Fire Station Open Day Cancelled

    Huddersfield Fire Station Open Day, scheduled to take place this Saturday (June 21), has been cancelled following the announcement of firefighter strike action on the same day. The Fire Brigades...

  • 09 Apr 2014

    Firefighter battling brain tumour in charity fundraiser for children with cancer

    Watch Commander Andy Wooler’s life was turned upside down last year when he was diagnosed with a brain tumour after suffering from seizures out of the blue. The brave 45-year-old dad, who...

  • 03 Mar 2014

    Firefighters head to Pakistan to help save lives

    A West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) employee will be heading to Pakistan to help save lives by lending his expertise to the improvement of emergency services.   Kirklees District...

  • 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...

  • 10 Aug 2012

    Emergency crews tested

    Emergency crews will be joined by search and rescue dogs for a large exercise at Kirklees College on 14 August. Exercise Summer Palace is a sequel to December’s Winter Palace, which saw...

  • 26 Jun 2012

    Motorway smash to test crews

    A dramatic motorway pile-up will put the emergency services through their paces in a multi-agency training exercise. The training exercise, to take place on Sunday, 1 July, at the former St...

  • 14 May 2012

    Young Firefighters celebrate graduation

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

  • 21 Nov 2011

    Huddersfield firefighters turn the town yellow

    Huddersfield firefighters will be out in force during the next month selling yellow helmets for The Fire Fighters Charity. Green Watch will also take the opportunity when meeting members of the...

  • 15 Nov 2011

    Stay safe on the roads

    Young drivers will hear shocking details of the devastation firefighters face when they turn up at the scene of a crash during Road Safety Week 2011 (21 to 27 November). The personal testimonies...

  • 31 Oct 2011

    Have a happy and safe Bonfire Night in Kirklees

    West Yorkshire’s firefighters are urging people to enjoy their Bonfire Night at an organised event. Last year, fire crews dealt with 118 bonfire related incidents between 1 and 8 November – 12...

  • 18 Oct 2011

    Preparing for a safe Bonfire Night in Kirklees

    Fire service staff will join forces with partner agencies in the run-up to Bonfire Night to keep Kirklees safe. Hundreds of school children across the district will benefit from safety talks in...

  • 22 Nov 2010

    Firefighters appeal for safer roads (Kirklees)

    Kirklees firefighters will be urging drivers to slow down, belt up and switch off during this year’s Road Safety Week (22 to 28 November).  West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has...

  • 16 Nov 2010

    Rope rescue at Galpharm stadium

    Three dramatic rope rescue exercises are being planned at Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield’sprestigious sports and leisure complex. The event will provide vital, realistic training for the West...

  • 21 Oct 2010

    Stay safe this bonfire night

     Kirklees Arson Task Force staff are planning a safety blitz in the run-up to this year’s Bonfire Night. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Kirklees district team will join forces with...

  • 21 Oct 2010

    Fire chiefs support pink picnic

    The event, on Sunday 25 July, is the largest free Pride festival in Yorkshire and will feature live acts, DJs, exhibitions, fun fair rides and market stalls.West Yorkshire fire chiefs are backing...

  • 14 Oct 2010

    Working together for a safer community

    Firefighters will be joining forces with partners for Operation Focus this month to drive home road safety messages and personal safety in the Spen Valley.  Operation Focus, which runs from 10 to...

About

Huddersfield Fire Station, built in 1960, sits on the edge of town and allows interaction with members of the public. There is a population of 119,239 and the area incorporates 52,000 dwellings. Personnel at the station is made up of a station commander, 60 operational firefighters, community safety staff and fire safety officers who all work hard to reduce the risks to the people of Huddersfield. 

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 109 302 38 155
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 65 241 34 142
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 91 329 45 193
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 141 366 26 199
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 101 309 39 169
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 66 267 34 167
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 82 314 40 192
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 105 362 46 211
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 116 323 47 160
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 104 367 44 219
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 129 466 42 295
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 239 574 43 292
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 248 571 60 263
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 108 390 45 237
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 143 516 63 310

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