In emergencies call 999

  • 14:59 20 Aug

    Field fire, make pumps 7 – Middleton, Leeds area

    Winthorpe View, Thorpe, Wakefield

    Field fire. Crews are using 3 large jets, 2 hose reels and 3 breathing apparatus to deal with incident. Local residents are advised to keep windows and doors closed. Appliances…

  • 17:54 18 Aug

    Ravensthorpe House Fire

    Lee Road, Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury

    Fire in garden which spread to house, 5 per cent of roof involved in fire, crews used 4 breathinbg apparatus and 2 hose reels. 2 pumps Dewsbury and 1 Mirfield…

  • 17:21 18 Aug

    Huddersfield Road Traffic Collision

    Whitley Willows, Lepton, Huddersfield

    Road traffic collision involving 1 car, 1 female trapped in rear of vehicle, casaulty released by fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance. 2 pumps Huddersfield attended

  • 18:34 15 Aug

    Building Fire – Leeds Area

    Chapeltown Road, Chapeltown, Leeds

    Fire in a take – away shop. Single storey building which was 100% involved in fire. Crews used 8 breathing apparatus, 3 hose reels and positive pressure ventilation fans to…

  • 21:44 13 Aug

    Road traffic collision – Huddersfield area

    Lockwood Road, Lockwood, Huddersfield

    1 car on roof with 2 people trapped. Extrication carried out by fire service personnel and both transported to hospital by ambulance. 2 appliances from Huddersfield attended

  • 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…