25 Jun 2019
An on-call firefighter has been rewarded for his dedication after spending 20 years protecting his local community. James Utley (pictured below, right with the Lord Lieutenant) has now worked at…
17 Jun 2019
Operational firefighters and fire and rescue service staff have been honoured for their dedication to West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) at our Long Service Awards. A ceremony took…
18 Apr 2019
The latest group of new recruits have celebrated passing their training with West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) with a special graduation ceremony today. The event at West Yorkshire…
08 Feb 2016
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is now accepting applications for on-call firefighters to serve rural areas of the county. Firefighters are needed to work on a standby basis to…
17 Oct 2014
Due to difficulties in identifying a suitable site for a new fire station in Menston, which was due to be replacing Otley and Rawdon stations, West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue…
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Otley Fire Station covers the town of Otley and also the wider area of Menston, Weston and Askwith. The station is managed by a station commander and is staffed by a full time local retained support officer and retained firefighters who operate the ‘on call’ retained duty system. The station has been in its current location since 1956 occupying a prominent position on Bondgate and borders with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Otley also has the Hose Layer capability on station and will attend large scale incidents or where a water source is some distance from the scene of operations.
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