• 10:10 22 Jun

    Building fire – Hunslet area

    Laser Cutting Limited, Unit 3, 301 Dewsbury Road, Hunslet, Leeds

    Machine involved in single storey building. 1 hose reel, 2 foam extinguishers, 4 breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation used. 2 males, approximately 30 and 50, suffered smoke inhalation 2…

  • 22:58 20 Jun

    House Fire – Leeds area

    Hollin Drive, Weetwood, Leeds

    Flat fire, DVD player in bedroom involved in fire. Crews used 1 hose reel, 2 breathing apparatus and ppv.  1 female occupier suffered from smoke inhalation.  Smoke detectors were fitted…

  • 20:16 19 Jun

    House Fire Halifax area

    Mozeley Drive, Illingworth, Halifax

    House fire, 1st floor 100% involved. Ambulance requested for female occupant  suffering burns to hand and foot

  • 03:58 19 Jun

    Garage fire – Bradford area

    Chapel Fold, Wibsey, Bradford

    3 garages on fire at Chapel Fold in Wibsey.  2 Breathing apparatus & 2 hose reels were used to extinguish the fires. Appliances from Odsal & Bradford attended the scene….

  • 03:33 19 Jun

    Building fire – Dewsbury Area

    Savile Road, Savile Town - Dewsbury

    Building fire at petrol station.  Petrol station shop 15% involved in fire on the ground floor, 1 hose reel & 2 Breathing apparatus used to extinguish fire. 2 Appliances from Dewsbury…

  • 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…