06 Nov 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) would like to thank everyone for what was on the whole, an enjoyable bonfire weekend. However, the weekend’s festivities were hampered by the…
05 Nov 2017
Halifax MP Holly Lynch, Bradford MP Judith Cummins and Chair of the Fire Authority Councillor Judith Hughes joined West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service(WYFRS) crews last night to experience life…
02 Nov 2017
Fire Chiefs re-iterate their message not to attack firefighters after yet another incident where crews faced unacceptable behaviour in Halifax. Crews from Halifax Fire Station attended a fire in the…
02 Nov 2017
Firefighter Sarah Dunn and emergency control operator Kirsty Moroney will be flying the flag for West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) at the Women’s Rugby League World Cup in…
01 Nov 2017
Firefighters from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) endured an evening of being attacked by fireworks and stones this Halloween. Throughout the evening crews came under attack on six…
01 Nov 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is yet again hosting its popular Bonfire and Fireworks Extravaganza! This years spectacular event will be held this Friday (3rd of November) at…
26 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Police is asking the public to make sure Hallowe’en is a treat for all as they gear up for one of their busiest nights of the year. Officers…
25 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is launching a campaign against attacks on firefighters after seeing a spike in violent incidents towards crews in the last year. The campaign,…
23 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is gearing up for its busiest time of the year as the bonfire season approaches! Firefighters…
17 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with medical burns specialists at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield to highlight the devastating effects of burn injuries. In the last…
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Shipley fire station, situated on Valley Road was built in 2017 and comprises of offices, training and community facilities and an appliance bay that houses one water ladder fire appliance. The station is wholetime (24/7) and the team is made up of a Station Commander (who also manages Bradford fire station), 24 firefighters and a station clerk who provides administrative support.
The station area covers the southern part of Bradford and is made up of mainly residential housing with a mix of commercial throughout.
In addition to acting as a fire station there are facilities to accommodate community and partnership groups providing a room with multimedia equipment for all training and meeting needs.
The Station Commander and station personnel are committed to working alongside community and partner agencies to identify the most vulnerable within society and provide assistance to improve the wellbeing and safety of those within West Yorkshire, whilst providing a round the clock operational response to any emergency incident.
The positioning of the new Shipley fire station is a result of reassessing and identifying risk within the Bradford South area with the aim to provide a more resilient and effective service for now and the foreseeable future.
There are currently no events listed at this station.