Emergency Services Information

Emergency Services Information

You should always call 999 should you need the police, fire brigade or medical assistance in an emergency situation.

Police non-emergencies (101)

You should call 101 to report crime and other concerns that do not require an emergency response. For example, if:

  • Your car has been stolen
  • Your property has been damaged
  • You suspect drug use or dealing in your neighbourhood

Or to:

  • Give the police information about crime in your area
  • Speak to the police about a general enquiry

NHS non-emergencies (111)

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. Please call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.  NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

Nearest accident and emergency hospitals are Pontefract Hospital or St James’ University Hospital, Leeds Click here to find your nearest A&E.

Pontefract Hospital (7.8 miles away)

Tel: 0844 8118110

Friarwood Lane
West Yorkshire

St James’s Hospital (11.1 miles away)

Tel: 0113 243 3144

Beckett Street
West Yorkshire

Pinderfields Hospital (12.2 miles away)

Tel: 0844 8118110

Aberford Road
West Yorkshire

The York Hospital (13.7 miles away)

Tel: 01904 631 313

Wigginton Road
North Yorkshire
YO31 8HE