In emergencies call 999

  • 18:13 06 Jan

    Shipley house fire

    Helen Street, Saltaire, Shipley

    Pan left unattended on cooker had burnt dry and filled house with smoke, elderly female suffered smoke inhalation and was transported to hospital by ambulance. Crews used a high powered…

  • 10:04 27 Dec

    Flat Fire – Leeds area

    Lincoln Road, Burmantofts, Leeds

    Ground floor flat fire. 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet used. Ambulance requested for 1 male casualty aged approx. 40 years suffering with smoke inhalation.

  • 03:31 25 Dec

    Garforth House fire

    Long Meadow Gate, Garforth.

    House fire with 2 persons inside,  rescued by Fire Service,  Fire in Kitchen. Occupants suffering from smoke inhalation, treated by Ambulance service on scene. 1 Hose reel and 2 breathing…

  • 21:59 24 Dec

    House Fire make pumps 3 aerial 1

    Beldavia Court Pope Street Altofts

    House fire attic bedroom involved. 3 hose reels and 4 breathing apparatus  in use crews from Normanton, Castleford and Featherstone in attendance along with the CARP from Wakefield.

  • 18:37 23 Dec

    Domestic Property Fire – Leeds area

    Hyde Park Terrace, Hyde Park, Leeds

    Kitchen fire, two breathing apparatus and one hose reel used, together with a positive pressure ventilation fan.  Ambulance requested for two casualties with smoke inhalation. Appliances attended from Leeds.

  • 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…