• 12:36 14 Feb

    House fire, persons reported – Moortown area

    Queenshill Garth, Moortown, Leeds

    House fire, persons reported. Chip pan involved, 1 hose reel, 2 breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation used. 1 adult male was already out of property and 1 adult female…

  • 12:12 14 Feb

    Road traffic collision – Dewsbury area

    O/s Kirklees College, Halifax Road, Dewsbury

    Road traffic collision with 3 cars involved. 1 person trapped and extricated by fire service personnel. Casualty transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances from Dewsbury and Cleckheaton attended.

  • 12:10 14 Feb

    Road traffic collision – Bradford area

    Hamm Strasse junction Canal Road, Bradford

    Road traffic collision with 2 cars involved. 1 female trapped and extricated by fire service personnel. Casualty transferred to hospital by ambulance. Appliances from Shipley and Bradford attended.

  • 07.17 14 Feb

    Dog Rescue

    Sheffield Road, New Mill, Honley

    Dog in river taken downstream and possibly stuck under a bridge.  Skelmanthorpe crew located dog and returned it to the owner Crews from Skelmanthorpe attended

  • 17.15 13 Feb

    Tanker Incident

    California Drive, Castleford

    Tanker leaking Gas,  UN no. described this as Refrigerated Liquid/Cryogenic Liquid/Natural Gas **High Methane Content.** On arrival this proved to be a vehicle carrying 18 tonnes of Liquefied natural gas…

  • 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…