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  • Support YOUR community, become an on-call firefighter!

    Your community needs you!

    Business owner Callum encourages others to sign up to protect their communities! Read more here.

    We are looking for on-call firefighters in 10 of our stations across West Yorkshire.

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  • Fire Service forward plan released

    The brochure sets out our priorities, our finances and resourcing. you can view it online here. 

  • Using emollient products safely

    Products can be a fire risk

    Please read our advice on how to use these skin products safely here.



  • Work starts on new Wakefield Fire Station

    Building is underway to make improvements to the facilities

    The £2.9 million project will see the existing fire station demolished and a smaller fit for purpose replacement with lower running costs.

    Read more here 



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  • News Articles

  • 18 Jun

    Emergency Services Show comes back for 2019!

    On Saturday 13th July West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) will be welcoming back the Emergency Services Show at our headquarters in Birkenshaw, from 11.30am – 4.30pm. The fantastic…

  • 17 Jun

    Committed staff recognised at our Long Service Awards

    Operational firefighters and fire and rescue service staff have been honoured for their dedication to West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) at our Long Service Awards. A ceremony took…

  • 14 Jun

    Water rescue? Call Fire and Rescue!

    Firefighters are urging the public to remember to ask for the fire service alongside paramedics if they see someone in trouble in water. Crews are reporting that precious minutes are…

  • 14 Jun

    Work starts on new Wakefield Fire Station

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is pleased to announce that construction has begun on the new Wakefield Fire Station, located on Brunswick Street. The £2.9 million project will…

  • 12 Jun

    Praise for Good Samaritans after Leeds water rescue

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is extending thanks to two men who helped crews in a water rescue in Leeds yesterday morning (11.06.19). Hayden Harris, a passenger in…

  • 10 Jun

    HMICFRS to visit WYFRS

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are pleased to welcome inspectors from HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) this week. Fire and Rescue Services around the…