External view of Odsal fire station
01274 677916
Huddersfield Road
OS Grid Ref.
415791 429562


  • 08 Feb 2016

    Protect your loved ones by testing their smoke alarms this Valentine’s!

    Valentine’s Day is around the corner and it’s a time to think about how much our loved ones really mean to us. We are asking people to do one small…

  • 08 Feb 2016

    Be part of the action!

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is now accepting applications for on-call firefighters to serve rural areas of the county. Firefighters are needed to work on a standby basis to…

  • 08 Feb 2016

    Enjoy the Chinese New Year safely!

    The Chinese New Year begins today and will see The Year of the Monkey celebrated among many communities. The New Year represents a major event in the Chinese calendar which…

  • 04 Feb 2016

    Praise after Wetherby fire contained

    Fire crews have been praised for containing a fierce fire at a printing warehouse in Wetherby last night. At its height, 20 fire engines and more than 100 firefighters from…

  • 04 Feb 2016

    West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Authority Celebrates Living Wage Commitment!

    The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (WYFRS) has been accredited as a Living Wage employer. West Yorkshire is the first Fire…

  • 01 Feb 2016

    Fire Service joins campaign to extinguish homophobia, biphobia and transphobia

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans (LGBT) History Month launching today. This follows on from our backing of charity Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign,…

  • 01 Feb 2016

    Update: Lumb Lane mill fire in Manningham

    Firefighters remain at the scene of Lumb Lane working alongside demolition crews today following last Thursday’s large-scale blaze. Four fire engines are onsite and firefighters are making the scene safe…

  • 29 Jan 2016

    Firefighters praised for tireless work in tackling mill fire

    Relief crews remain at the scene of Lumb Lane, Manningham this morning following yesterday’s major mill fire, which started just after 11.20am. At its height 25 fire engines and more…

  • 27 Jan 2016

    Ossett New Build Update

    Work on the new Ossett Fire Station build continues with the external and partition walls on the two storey block currently progressing to first floor level and on the one…

  • 25 Jan 2016

    Funding to tackle rogue landlords

    Rogue landlords in south Leeds are firmly in the sights of the council and fire service who have been awarded £70,000 to bring problem properties up to scratch. The successful…

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Odsal Fire Station, built in 1965, is situated to the south of Bradford and serves an area with a wide diversity of people and risks. There is a population of 98,944 and the area incorporates 39,582 dwellings. Odsal has one fire appliance, one prime mover vehicle which can carry a demountable specialist support unit and a Logistics Support Vehicle. The team is made up of a station commander and 24 firefighters.

Odsal personnel are committed to improving the service provided to the local community and the people of West Yorkshire. The service is enhanced by providing continuing training, improved communications and better inter-agency co-ordination. Co-operation is encouraged between key partners to make West Yorkshire safer. The development of close working relationships with these partners and agencies enable Odsal personnel to better serve and protect the people, homes and businesses of Odsal and West Yorkshire. These partnerships allow the identification of people at risk and the most vulnerable members of society. The correct support and assistance can then be provided by ensuring relevant information is available to those agencies that can provide the greatest help and assistance.

The community fire safety strategy aims to reduce the number of fires which will save lives and improve the environment. Home fire safety policies allow the opportunity to provide free smoke detectors. Odsal personnel constantly look at ways to reach those most in need and strive to achieve the ultimate goal of protection for every domestic property in West Yorkshire.



From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 112 250 23 115
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 224 387 33 130
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 101 269 27 141
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 209 406 24 173
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 146 316 34 136
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 203 388 23 162
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 135 317 27 155
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 113 279 18 148
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 215 431 21 195
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 159 342 20 163
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 146 362 34 182
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 161 338 24 153
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 169 365 25 171
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 181 437 34 222
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 210 462 45 207
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 118 344 30 196
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 239 476 39 198
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 145 401 34 222


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