The South Pennines Fire Operations Group

Posted: 13.06.08

Under the umbrella of Pennine Prospects, the local authorities, Fire and Rescue Services and landowners across the South Pennines have formed a South Pennine Fire Operations Group. This group coordinates activity across the Pennines to train and equip landowners and Fire services to effectively deal with moorland fires. It includes Greater Manchester, Lancashire and West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Services, Natural England, Yorkshire Water and United Utilities plus the South Pennine local authorities and private estates and landowners.

Working together to protect your South Pennines.

Download the Wildfire Leaflet in PDF format

Photograph: Wildfire on Ovenden Moor

Yorkshire Water United Utilities Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council National Farmers Union
South Pennines Association Lancashire County Council Pennine Heritage Kirklees Council Calderdale Council
Bradford District Council Northern Rail Natural England Environment Agency The National Trust