03 Sep 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is urging business owners to ensure they and their staff are on top form when it comes to fire safety at their premises…
02 Sep 2015
A sod-cutting ceremony took place today to mark the beginning of construction work on a new fire station in Ossett. Councillor Tracey Austin, Vice Chair of the Fire Authority, sank…
02 Sep 2015
With summer drawing to a close, Chimney Fire Safety Week (7 –13 September) provides a timely reminder to make sure that your chimney is ready for the winter months ahead….
19 Aug 2015
A Pekingese pooch got into quite a pickle this afternoon after becoming trapped in a garden gate. Owner, Pat Cole, dialled 999 as a last resort after eight-year-old Lily ran…
19 Aug 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is urging the public to take extra care when using candles and especially tealights. The message comes after a 49-year-old woman sadly died…
17 Aug 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has worked proactively alongside Leeds City Council, taking swift action today after a building blighted by arson was targeted again. Firefighters were called…
14 Aug 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging business owners to take their safety responsibilities seriously following the prosecution of a firm from Leeds. EJ Parkinson & Sons was fined…
12 Aug 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has organised a community event in response to a spate of arson attacks in the Firthcliffe Estate, which comes under Cleckheaton Fire Station’s…
06 Aug 2015
Geldards Coaches – Leeds At 1503 hrs on Thursday 6 August 2015 West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service received the first of a number of calls to a fire at…
05 Aug 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with The Prince’s Trust to run a summertime course for young people that combines boxing with life skills. The 16…
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Ilkley Fire Station, built in 1975, lies at the northern end of the West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority boundary. It borders North Yorkshire stations Skipton and Harrogate. Ilkley Fire Station personnel are committed to providing the people of Ilkley with a first class fire and rescue service.
The station is managed by a station commander who is also responsible for Bingley Fire Station. The station is staffed by a full time local retained support officer and retained firefighters who operate the ‘on call’ retained duty system. The local retained support officer also acts as a point of contact for the community of Ilkley.
Ilkley has a population of 23,309 and there are 10,117 dwellings incorporated within the area. The station borders with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Statistically Ilkley is a safe place to live and staff aim to prevent fires, protect the community from fire and other dangerous situations and respond to calls for help when required.
Staff work closely with partner agencies and welcome local residents and groups to the station. Staff actively encourage and support the local community to ensure the safety of the residents.
There are currently no events listed at this station.