Meltham

External view of Meltham fire station
Tel
01484 850393
Address
Holmfirth Road
Meltham
Holmfirth
HD9 4BX
 
OS Grid Ref.
410005 410485

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About

Meltham Fire Station is situated five miles west of Huddersfield, has a population of approximately 8,000 with around 3,500. The village is approximately 250 metres above sea level. The fire station, built in 1954, is situated in the centre of the village and is on the edge of the Peak District having the potential for serious wildfires. The local industry comprises of a range a light engineering and textiles.

The station is managed by a station commander who is also responsible for Holmfirth and Skelmanthorpe Fire Stations. Meltham is staffed by a full time local retained support officer and retained firefighters who operate the ‘on call’ retained duty system. The fire station at Meltham is one of the village focal points, with the station and crew taking part in many activities through the year. At such events the crew are always available for fire safety and general fire protection advice helping to keep the risk in the area very low.

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 3 8 3 2
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 4 13 0 9
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 6 11 1 4
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 7 11 0 4
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 4 17 4 9
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 1 11 1 9
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 11 22 4 7
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 7 16 1 8
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 15 21 2 4
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 5 12 2 5
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 7 18 4 7
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 5 8 0 3
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 1 6 0 5
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 8 16 4 4
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 3 12 2 7
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 6 21 3 12
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 4 11 3 4
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 3 16 5 8

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