External view of Keighley fire station
01535 607401
Bradford Road

BD21 4BW
OS Grid Ref.
406714 441515


  • 06 Nov 2014

    Emergency services join with community leaders to make a stand against attacks on firefighters

    West Yorkshire Police (WYP) and West Yorkshire Fire Service (WYFRS) met with local councilors today at Keighley Fire Station following a string of reckless attacks on firefighters last night. The...

  • 06 Nov 2014

    Fire chiefs condemn mindless attacks on firefighters on Bonfire Night

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service chiefs have slammed the actions of individuals who subjected crews in the Keighley area to attacks on Bonfire Night. Due to a string of incidents in...

  • 05 Nov 2014

    Fireworks attack on crews in Keighley

    Fire chiefs have condemned the “reckless” actions of youths who directed fireworks at firefighters in Keighley last night. The incident happened whilst firefighters were attending a bonfire...

  • 29 Jul 2014

    On the job training for students as part of new partnership

    A new working partnership between Keighley Campus, Leeds City College, and West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service will provide work-related, practical training for recruits to a new college...

  • 28 Jul 2014

    Boy hospitalised following water rescue in Keighley

    Fire crews were called to an area close to Tinker Bridge, North Dean Road, Keighley yesterday (Sunday, July 27) at 11.52 hrs following reports of a boy in difficulty in a river.   A crew from...

  • 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...

  • 11 Feb 2014

    Recent incidents in Keighley spark cooking safety warnings

      Crews from Keighley Fire Station would like to raise awareness of fire safety when cooking after two incidents yesterday – one which resulted in an elderly woman being taken to hospital....

  • 18 Nov 2013

    Fire crews issue warning after blaze broke out in home with no smoke alarms

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has issued a safety warning following the house fire which happened in the early hours of Friday, November 15. Crews were called to Redcliffe...

  • 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...

  • 07 Sep 2012

    Authority launches county-wide consultation on fire cover plans

      12-week listening exercise Councillors today launched a 12-week public consultation exercise on radical plans to reform fire cover across West Yorkshire. Chief Fire Officer Simon Pilling’s...

  • 13 Dec 2011

    Young Firefighters celebrate graduation

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s popular Young Firefighters scheme has arrived in Keighley. The Young Firefighters scheme aims to engage with young people by promoting teamwork and...

  • 03 May 2011

    Helicopter used to tackle fire

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is now fighting a moorland fire from the air.   A helicopter has been drafted in to drop water onto the fire on moorland near Wainstalls in Calderdale.  ...

  • 06 Jan 2011

    Fire chiefs call for safer new year

    Over the 15 day festive period, West Yorkshire’s firefighters turned out to more than 1300 incidents – 300 up on the same period last year. 192 of those turnouts were to fires involving people or...

  • 14 Oct 2010

    Firefighters issue wildfire warning

    Firefighters are urging people to take extra care while out in the countryside. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is hoping to halt the recent spate of moorland fires such as those recently...


Keighley Fire Station was built in 1964 and borders with both Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service. Keighley has a population of 50,972 and the area incorporates 20,109 dwellings. The team is made up of a station commander (who also manages Haworth and Silsden) and 24 firefighters and a station clerk. The station has one fire appliance (which has off road capability) and also a specialist Wildfire vehicle.

The station continues to improve the service delivered to local communities by communicating and co- ordinating with key partners. Training sessions have been introduced with partners and staff meet regularly with Neighbourhood Policing Teams. These partners assist in identifying people most at risk and providing referrals. Staff will continue to actively participate in local community safety projects and strive to reach the most vulnerable members of the community. 



From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 34 111 14 63
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 52 144 13 79
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 83 177 17 77
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 68 151 11 72
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 43 107 13 51
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 54 142 8 80
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 71 168 14 83
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 89 170 11 70
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 62 127 11 54
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 69 158 15 74
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 59 147 20 68
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 62 144 20 62
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 78 168 27 63
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 68 194 20 106
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 84 242 16 142
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 113 241 21 107
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 68 172 16 88
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 80 228 23 125

Neighbouring Fire Stations