WCoFF NEWS Desk

    Article Added: 06 Sep 2017

    It has come to my attention that one of our Liverymen, Marianne Fredericks, CC, is one of the nominations for the vacancy of Alderman in the Tower Ward, due to the unfortunate passing of Sir Paul Judge.As several of you know, Marianne is a Common Councillor for the Ward, and has been extremely active in ensuring that the Ward and its residents / workers are at the forefront of the City’s min ...

    Article Added: 01 Sep 2017

    2433 (Ramsgate and Manston) Squadron Air Training Corps and Affiliated to the Worshipful Company of Firefghters 1st March 2016. Following extensive preparedness and a successful interim inspection conducted by Group Captain Lewis, Commandant, London & South East Region, on the 26th April; 2433 Sqn were one of only three Squadrons to reach the National Final of the competition for the M ...

    Article Added: 21 Aug 2017

    At the end of July a Mindfulness Garden was opened at Brixton Fire Station, the first within the London Fire Brigade. The event was attended by Liveryman David Holt on behalf of Immediate Past Master Bruce Hoad, at the invitation of Green Watch Station Officer Mat Rosendale.Brixton Fire Station is one of the old-style London stations, built in 1906. It has open rear facing verandas at first and ...

    Article Added: 07 Aug 2017

    A wall mural to mark the 50th anniversary of Whittlesey Fire Station has been revealed at a surprise unveiling in front of the station’s firefighters. The mural, designed by artists Tim Shuker-Yates, 46, and Kyle Warwick, 24, from the Girton Youth Project, was commissioned for the side wall of the station as part of this year’s 50th anniversary celebrations which included a popular o ...

    Article Added: 06 Aug 2017

    Dawlish Fire Station has received the first in a fleet of new vehicles for attending life-threatening medical emergencies. Dawlish attended 561 co-responder calls in 2016/17 and has taken ownership of the first of a fleet of Ford Kugas which have been designed to meet the needs of the crews specifically to attend these types of calls. Dawlish Station Commander Dave Williams said: “We’ ...

    Article Added: 31 Jul 2017

    SADDLERS’ HALL, 40 Gutter Lane, London EC2V 6BR Friday 20th October 2017Reception 6.45 pm; Dinner 7.30pm; Carriages 10.30pm  For this year’s St Florian’s Installation Banquet, and with the kind permission of the Prime Warden and Court of the Saddlers’ Company, we will be at a new venue for us in the Great Hall at magnificent Saddlers’ Hall, to g ...