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…
06 Sep 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with West Yorkshire Police (WYP) and West Yorkshire Trading Standards (WYTS) to develop our home visits. Training on crime prevention…
05 Sep 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) will be providing fire safety advice to Yorkshire Bank thanks to a new partnership scheme. The scheme, also available to other organisations, will…
01 Sep 2017
The Fire Service has joined forces with blue light partners to issue a strong wake-up call to arsonists targeting the former Yorkshire Martyrs Catholic College building in Tong, Bradford, warning…
30 Aug 2017
A former Royal Navy officer died after dropping a cigarette at his Wakefield home which ignited his clothes and left him with severe burns. Neighbours battled to save 86-year-old Eric…
25 Aug 2017
Bradford’s City Hall will be throwing open its doors to the public as part of the national Heritage Open Days on Saturday September 9. West Yorkshire Fire Service (WYFRS) has…
24 Aug 2017
A review of fire safety in buildings across Calderdale is underway, and local people are being asked to contribute by sharing their views. Calderdale Council called for the local review…
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Wetherby Fire Station, built in 1957, is situated in the centre of the small market town and houses one operational fire appliance that is staffed on the day crew system. The team is made up of a station commander (who also manages Killingbeck) and 14 operational firefighters who work a day crewed/close call shift pattern. Firefighters are on station through the day and then provide cover from home on evenings with all staff living within close proximity to the station, providing 24 hour cover, 365 days a year.
The station area has a boundary with North Yorkshire and crews regularly attend incidents with the neighbouring Fire and Rescue Service.
Due to the close proximity of the A1(M) motorway, Wetherby attend a high number of road traffic collisions and are highly skilled in the extrication techniques needed at this type of incident.
Wetherby personnel remain committed to preventing fires, protecting people and property, responding to emergencies and helping the people of West Yorkshire.
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