Rawdon

External view of Rawdon fire station
Tel
0113 2502223
Address
Green Lane
Yeadon
Leeds
LS19 7BY
 
OS Grid Ref.
420629 440290

News

  • 14 Apr 2014

    Fire highlights importance of candle safety

        Candle safety advice has been issued following a Bradford fire in which an elderly woman was badly injured. The fire happened at property in the Ravenscliffe area in the early hours of...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 02 Mar 2012

    Firefighters clean up for charity

    Stations across Leeds district will be making a splash for charity cash in March. Stanningley, Otley, Rawdon and Cookridge will all hold car washes to raise money for The Fire Fighters Charity on...

  • 16 Dec 2011

    Green light for fire cover plans

    Chief ‘disappointed’ but convinced change is unavoidable  Plans for far-reaching reform of the county’s fire and rescue service were given the green light by councillors today. West Yorkshire...

About

Rawdon Fire Station was built in 1974 and serves an area of approximately sixteen square miles including the areas of Rawdon, Yeadon, Guiseley, Hawksworth, Menston and parts of Apperley Bridge. There is a population of 34,464 and the area incorporates 14,416 dwellings. The station is situated on Green Lane and accommodates one firefighting appliance. The team is made up of a station commander (who also manages Cookridge and Otley) and 24 operational firefighters providing 24 hour cover 365 days a year. The firefighters are trained in specialist high level technical rope rescue, a resource that is used at incidents across the whole of West Yorkshire, in addition to providing operational fire cover. 

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 19 60 6 35
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 11 49 10 28
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 15 60 11 34
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 26 70 7 37
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 30 76 6 40
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 18 61 4 39
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 12 52 11 29
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 18 60 6 36
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 20 64 8 36
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 21 61 10 30
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 21 64 5 38
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 21 66 10 35
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 34 90 9 47
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 16 64 4 44
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 14 73 17 42

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