Tag: West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Have fun and stay safe this Hallowe’en

Those celebrating Hallowe’en over the coming week are being urged to stay safe and consider the wellbeing of others who may be vulnerable and wish to avoid trick or treaters. Neighbourhood Policing Teams will provide additional patrols during this period and special constables will work with police officers and police

Flat fire on the 20th floor at Cottingley Towers

Crews from eight fire stations converged on Cottingley this morning to deal with a fire in a flat on the 20th floor of the tower block. Fire fighters used breathing apparatus to rescue four casualties from the smoke logged floor. They were taken to safety and passed into the care

Police appeal for witnesses to Hunslet arson

Detectives from West Yorkshire Police are appealing for information following a large fire at a builders merchant in Leeds. As we have previously reported, at 2.35am on Sunday (15 July 2017) police were alerted to the fire at Jewson, in Lake Terrace, Hunslet. A number of residents were temporarily evacuated