• 08:57 18 Aug

    Road Traffic Collision – Brighouse Area

    Cooper Bridge Road, Brighouse

    Road traffic collision involving 2 cars. 1 female was trapped and extricated by the Fire Service and transported to hospital by Ambulance.

  • 02:34 11 Aug

    Make Pumps 15 – Shipley

    Waste Management Site, Canal Road, Shipley

    Make pumps 15 at large waste management site, 15 fire engines from across the brigade plus 2 aerial appliances and support pumps in attendance. update at 0600 hrs, 11/08/18;  Local…

  • 04:53 06 Aug

    Domestic property fire – Leeds Area

    Cowper Mount, Harehills, Leeds

    Multiple car fire causing damage to BT lines, external gas & electric supplies, Wheelie bins & causing fire damage to six properties.  3 Hose reels & 2 Breathing apparatus used for…

  • 20:50 05 Aug

    Make pumps 4 – Wakefield area

    East Street, Havercroft, Wakefield

    Make pumps 4 corn field fire.  300m X 300m in size, 4 beaters and one hose reel used to tackle fire. Appliances from Featherstone, Normanton, Wakefield & Castleford attended.

  • 22:49 03 Aug

    House fire – Illingworth area

    Wentworth Drive, Illingworth, Halifax

    Kitchen involved. 1 hose reel, 2 breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation used. An elderly male suffered smoke inhalation, 1st aid administered by fire service personnel and was transferred to…

  • 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…