18 Jun 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…
26 Apr 2019
Fires and BBQs are now banned on open public spaces in Kirklees, in a joined-up effort to tackle dangerous grassland blazes. This tough stances comes after the most recent Marsden…
23 Nov 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) are working together with Radio Aire’s Cash for Kids for the third year running to support the largest annual Christmas toy appeal in…
23 Nov 2015
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is backing Radio Aire’s Cash for Kids ‘Mission Christmas’ campaign, which aims to ensure no child goes without a gift this Christmas. In West…
09 Nov 2015
The new Dewsbury fire station was officially opened on Monday, November 9, by the Vice Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire Mr Tim Hare. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Chief Fire…
24 Jul 2015
These photographs show the current progress of the new station being built at Carlton Lane.
25 Mar 2015
The construction of the new Dewsbury Fire Station is now moving forward at a rapid pace. The first two photographs below show the advanced stages of construction to the exterior and interior…
06 Feb 2015
Work is progressing well, with the build slightly ahead of schedule due to the relatively mild weather we have had this year so far. The first two photographs below show the…
09 Jan 2015
The new Dewsbury station is now moving forward at a very fast pace due to the very mild weather in December 2014 and this continuing mild weather has allowed building work…
04 Dec 2014
The site is progressing on schedule and to the deadlines set by the developers and builders. The following photographs clearly show how much the site has moved forward. The first picture…
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The new Dewsbury Fire Station opened in August 2015. It is located at Carlton Road and allows quick access onto Bradford Road (A652) and Halifax Road (A638) providing good links into Dewsbury and Batley.
The station is staffed by 44 whole time firefighters and a team of specialist officers work from the site, providing a first class response service. In addition the provision of a dedicated facility will enable continuation of the successful Young Firefighters programme within Kirklees.
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