In emergencies call 999

  • 14:50 23 May

    Road traffic collision – Rastrick area

    Pennine Crescent junction New Hey Road, Salendine Nook, Huddersfield

    Road traffic collision with 2 cars involved with 1 vehicle on its side. 1 female trapped, extrication carried out by fire personnel and casualty transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances…

  • 20:09 21 May

    Highrise Flat Fire Persons Reported – Leeds Area

    Lovell Park Heights, Lovell Park Hill, Sheepscar

    Flat fire persons reported.  2 breathing apparatus, 1 large jet and 1 hose reel used. 1 male casualty rescued from flat by fire service.  He recieved treatment on scene from…

  • 20:29 20 May

    Moorland Fire Todmorden

    Cross Stone Road, Todmorden

    100 square metres of moorland involved, 2 specialist Fire Fogging Units (which can be used to tackle fires in more remote areas) were used to extinguish the fire. Fire engines…

  • 12:29 19 May

    House Fire – Keighley Area

    Prospect Mount, Keighley

    House fire made persons reported on arrival. Kitchen involved and fire extinguished using 2 hose reels and 4 breathing apparatus sets.  Incident proved no persons involved.

  • 17:00 18 May

    Highrise Flat Fire – Bradford Area

    Market Street, Bradford

    Fire in 1st floor flat, bedroom, 40% involved in fire. Crews used 1 hose reel jet , 2 breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation to extinguish the fire. Appliances from Bradford,…

  • 13 Feb

    In celebration of LGBT History Month 2017

    Author: Dave Walton

    You may have seen a tweet that I posted last week that celebrated the good work that we have been doing in raising the profile of some of our work…

  • 02 Feb

    Time to Talk

    Author: Dave Walton

    I’ve slipped out of the blogging habit of late, and I’m going to try and put that right. There are numerous reasons (or excuses), but the bottom line is that…

  • 07 Jul

    Our Local Resilience Forum

    Author: Dave Walton

    I chaired a meeting of the West Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum today at our HQ. It struck me as I was listening to the various contributions that not many people will…