Building fire, make pumps 6 and aerials 1.  This is a 3 storey end terrace building fire, 15m x 15m.  Fire on ground floor of building. Crews used 6 breathing apparatus, 3 large jets, 1 hose reel and high powered fans to extinguish the fire.  Incident also required the co operation of Yorkshire Water, Northern Powergrid and Bradford Council to assist crews.


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.

Shed fire spread to houses – 6 properties affected in total. 2 Ambulances requested for casualties – one male and one female aged approx. 50 years suffering smoke inhalation. Gas board attended following gas explosion and re-housing requested for residents from 6 properties.

Derelict domestic property fire, make pumps 5 and aerials 1.  Fire in bedroom and roof of property.  No casualties involved.  Crews used 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels, an aerial appliance and a high powered fan to extinguish the fire and clear the smoke.  

UPDATE AT 03:50 - Advice has been issued from the fire ground to all local residents and businesses to keep all doors and windows closed whilst the Fire Service continue to deal with the incident.


Building fire single storey 30m x 15m bathroom showroom involved. 100% involved in fire. 4 large jets, 4 hose reel jets, aerial appliance and 2 breathing apparatus sets used to extinguish the fire.  Incident still ongoing. 


Large waste fire approx. 20m x 30m. Exposure to 1 side. Plant machinery in use to make fire break.

8 fire appliances, 1 aerial appliance and specialist units from across the brigade are in attendance at this incident.

Local residents are advised to keep windows and doors closed. 


23:12 - Update

Damping down continues.

The incident has now been reduced further to 3 fire appliances.

22:27 - Update

Damping down in progress.  Fire now out.  

The incident has been scaled back to 6 fire appliances.  We will remain on scene throughout the night.

19:53 - Initial call

Two storey building. Single storey extension 30m x 15m 100% involved in fire.