New Year Honours 2018

Fire Service recipients. (taken from The Times)   Royal Victorian Medal. Phillip Anthony Collins; Fire Safety & Access Officer, Buckingham Palace.   Order of the British Empire. OBE. Andrew John Fry; Formerly CFO, Royal Berks F&RS. Lynne Marie Swift; Dir. of...
London District Firefighters Memorial Trust’s

London District Firefighters Memorial Trust’s

Chair of BFSA (London) District   Paul Basson on 10th September 2017 attended on behalf of the BFSA  at the Firefighters  Memorial Trust’s, The Firefighters International Service of Remembrance & Wreath Laying Ceremony. I met up with many members of our...
AGM for London & south East District

AGM for London & south East District

At the first AGM of the revised London & South East District the new District Warrant was presented, pictured are the District President, Graham Howgate and District Chairman, Paul Basson.  The revised District now covers Greater London and the Counties of Essex,...
London District Aruba

London District Aruba

Chair of BFSA (London District) Paul Basson with his partner Terezie on Holiday in Aruba ..”Could you believe it!!” during Fire Prevention Week …..09th to 15th October 2017. So I made contact with Ferdinand Ponson on social media and connected up with him on Friday...
Fire & Rescue Service CAROL SERVICE

Fire & Rescue Service CAROL SERVICE

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service will hold a Christmas Carol Service on 14th December 2017 at 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Method-ist/URC Church, Long Street, Devizes. ALL ARE WELCOME! The WRFA has been invited to provide two of the eight Bible readers....
DEATH OF CFO KEVIN PEARSON

DEATH OF CFO KEVIN PEARSON

The sad news has been received that Kevin Pearson, Chief Fire Officer of Avon Fire & Rescue Service, passed away on 4th November 2017. CFO Pear-son was suspended from duty pending an inquiry into matters brought to light by a Home Office Statutory Inquiry. It is...

BBC TV BROADCAST ABOUT SPRINKLERS IN SCHOOLS

The BBC TV News on the morning of Tuesday 24th October 2017 should contain an item promoting the use of sprinklers to protect schools and their occupants. Dany Cotton, Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade will be...
 

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