• 02:33 23 Jul

    Road traffic collision – Silsden area

    Near Silsden Roundabout, Aire Valley Road, Steeton with Eastburn

    Road traffic collision with 1 car involved and 1 adult male and 1 adult female trapped. The female was unconscious when crews arrived but had regained consciousness by the time…

  • 02:10 23 Jul

    Road traffic collision – Fairweather Green area

    Fleece Inn, 452 Allerton Road, Bradford

    Road traffic collision with 2 cars involved and 1 adult male trapped. Extrication carried out by fire service personnel and casualty transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances from Fairweather Green…

  • 19:34 22 Jul

    Highrise Incident -Leeds

    Bramley, Leeds

    Reports were received of smoke from a bin chute on the eighth floor of a high rise building. Five fire engines and one aerial ladder were sent as a precautionary…

  • 09.53 21 Jul

    Road Traffic Collision – Huddersfield area

    Norman Lane, Bradford

    Road traffic collision involving HGV and pedestrian. 1 male casualty under HGV extricated by fire service personnel and transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances from Shipley and Bradford attended along…

  • 19:31 20 Jul

    High-rise Incident in Leeds

    Marlborough Towers, Leeds

    At 19:31 hours today West Yorkshire Fire Control received a 999 call from a resident at Marlborough Towers, Park Lane at Leeds. The caller reported that there was smoke coming…

  • 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…