Ilkley

External view of Ilkley fire station
Tel
01943 607970
Address
Little Lane
Ilkley

LS29 8JJ
 
OS Grid Ref.
412396 447748

News

  • 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…

  • 03 Jul 2015

    Sign-Up For Skills Course To Help Your CV Pack A Punch!

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with Halifax Boxing Club to run an exciting new initiative aimed at the unemployed. The free, 12 week course hopes…

  • 30 Jun 2015

    Scooter Fire Leads To Safety Warning

    Around 40 residents evacuated from a block of sheltered housing flats after a fire involving four mobility scooters started in the basement garage yesterday evening. Four fire engines rushed to…

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About

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.

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 8 32 7 17
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 6 38 3 29
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 9 28 2 17
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 6 29 6 17
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 5 19 2 12
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 9 33 6 18
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 6 34 3 25
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 10 41 4 27
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 4 27 4 19
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 7 41 6 28
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 12 40 6 22
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 9 27 6 12
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 9 40 5 26
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 7 31 4 20
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 5 36 8 23
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 15 48 8 25
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 21 59 13 25
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 11 45 6 28

Events

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