• 22:03 20 Nov

    Road traffic collision – Ossett, Wakefield

    Queens Drive, Ossett, Wakefield

    Road traffic collision involving 1 car, 1 person rescued by the Fire Service and placed in the care of the Paramedics.

  • 09:55 20 Nov

    Dog Rescue – Elland Area

    Scholes Lane, Greetland, Elland

    Fire crews today have rescued a dog which became stuck on the side of a cliff edge. Firefighters used a 2 rope line system to lower a firefighter down a 15 metre drop onto the…

  • 14:54 19 Nov

    Road Traffic Collision – Horsforth, Leeds

    Horsforth New Road, Horsforth

    One car and one motorcycle in collision. Two persons were trapped and extricated by fire service personnel and left in care of ambulance service.   Appliances from Rawdon and Stanningley attended…

  • 22:27 16 Nov

    Huddersfield Building Fire

    Blackmoorfoot Road, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield

    Fire in Fish and Chip Shop, fire located to ducting inside property, on arrival crews believed persons may still be inside but after search of property no persons were found…

  • 20:57 08 Nov

    Halifax Road Traffic Collision

    Turbury Lane, Greetland, Halifax

    Road traffic collision involving 1 vehicle. On arrival of fire crews, 1 male front seat passenger was trapped in vehicle after car had flipped over after hitting a grass verge,…

  • 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…