17 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with medical burns specialists at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield to highlight the devastating effects of burn injuries. In the last…
13 Oct 2017
Officers from Killingbeck Neighbourhood Policing Team have moved into Killingbeck Fire Station and will be working closely alongside firefighters from now on. A number of Neighbourhood Police Team police officers…
13 Oct 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority (WYFRA) has invested over £500,000 in new power boats, flood response vehicles and protective kit to enhance West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s…
04 Oct 2017
Fire and Rescue services (FRS) across the country have come together to create a national fire service calendar in celebration of the 75th anniversary of The Firefighters Charity. The ‘National…
29 Sep 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have signed the TUC (Trade Union Congress) Dying to Work charter, along with its recognised representative bodies. The ‘Dying To Work’ campaign presses for…
22 Sep 2017
The campaign to make Calderdale safer, cleaner and greener continues, with the next in a series of clean up events, this time in Brighouse. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service…
11 Sep 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has now sold the former Haworth Fire Station. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service no longer own the property in Haworth, Keighley and…
08 Sep 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is releasing a new video to encourage student landlords to make sure their premises are fire safe before thousands of young people arrive…
07 Sep 2017
A new book entitled The History of Bradford City Fire Brigade is being released…
06 Sep 2017
Fire crews were called to Old Bank Fold, Moldgreen, Huddersfield at 03.11 hrs on September 4. This was a ground floor fire in a terraced house. Smoke alarms were fitted…
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Shipley fire station, situated on Valley Road was built in 2017 and comprises of offices, training and community facilities and an appliance bay that houses one water ladder fire appliance. The station is wholetime (24/7) and the team is made up of a Station Commander (who also manages Bradford fire station), 24 firefighters and a station clerk who provides administrative support.
The station area covers the southern part of Bradford and is made up of mainly residential housing with a mix of commercial throughout.
In addition to acting as a fire station there are facilities to accommodate community and partnership groups providing a room with multimedia equipment for all training and meeting needs.
The Station Commander and station personnel are committed to working alongside community and partner agencies to identify the most vulnerable within society and provide assistance to improve the wellbeing and safety of those within West Yorkshire, whilst providing a round the clock operational response to any emergency incident.
The positioning of the new Shipley fire station is a result of reassessing and identifying risk within the Bradford South area with the aim to provide a more resilient and effective service for now and the foreseeable future.
There are currently no events listed at this station.