Cleckheaton Fire Station

Cleckheaton Fire Station personnel strive to make Cleckheaton a safer place and reduce overall incidents by maintaining the ability to deal with fire and rescue when required.  The area incorporates 19,144 dwellings and a population of 44,599.  The Chain Bar roundabout, which falls within the station area, is the hub for the M62, M606, A58 and A62 road networks.

Front of Cleckheaton Fire Station with fire car parked outside.
01274 873066
Kirklees District
Co-responder station

Hightown Road
BD19 5HD
United Kingdom

Operational training for firefighters are incorporated into the daily work schedule and ensures a quick, professional, competent and compassionate response to all emergency situations.  The team is made up of a station commander, 40 firefighters and a Station Clerk.

Cleckheaton Fire Station, built in 1952, has some of the most highly skilled firefighters within the country as it is the base for the Technical Rescue Team and New Dimension equipment for Urban Search and Rescue (USAR).  This means that Cleckheaton personnel have received additional specialist training to deal with more serious incidents should they be required.

Fire Stations in the Kirklees District

Station News

Station News


A newborn calf had to be rescued by our firefighters after falling five metres down a slope.