This was a fire inside a fast food premise. Fire was on the ground floor of a 4 storey building. 25% of building measuring approx. 20 metres x 20 metres was involved. Crews used 8 breathing apparatus, 4 hose reels and positive pressure ventilation fans to extinguish the fire.

8 fire engines and supporting resources and officers from across the brigade attended.

4 fire engines and fire investigation officer are currently still in attendance.








We were called at 08.04 today to reports of a fire at Oatland Towers.


We currently have seven crews in attendance plus our aerial ladder from Bradford and our command and welfare units.


The top two floors (15 and 16) have been evacuated.

Crews have been at an address in Bradford dealing with a building fire for most of the day. Multiple crews attended and used 6 Breathing Apparatus and 4 hose reels to extinguish the fire.

Nine crews are in attendance at a fire at a business premise on Bradford Road in the Otley area, after we were called at 19.30 tonight.

Residents nearby are being asked to keep their doors and windows shut due to a smoke plume.

Operational support crews including an aerial ladder (from Leeds), welfare unit and command unit are also in attendance.


UPDATE: 08:00 (12/11/23) Three crews remain at the scene damping down the fire. There is still a large amount of smoke in the area so residents are being asked to continue to keep doors and windows shut.


Reports of smoke coming from windows of top floor of 3 storey building.  On arrival, crews made pumps 10, persons reported. This is a timber framed building in an eco development, the fire is on the second floor. 4 breathing apparatus, 3 hose reel jets and 2 large jets in use. There proved to be no persons involved.

Report of building fire, on arrival this was made pumps 5 and aerials 1, then pumps 8 aerials 2, with persons reported trapped.

This is a three storey building with ground floor restaurant and two floors residential, fire from roof.  One large jet, two aerials, 2 hose reels and 8 breathing apparatus used.

Ten pumps at Leeds city centre derelict high rise fire. On going incident. Top three floors still alight. Safety cordon in place and surrounding buildings have been evacuated due to potentially unsafe structure of the derelict building. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is working with West Yorkshire Police and Yorkshire Ambulance Service. The Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) is also in attendance.