WCoFF NEWS Desk

    Article Added: 01 May 2018

    A fire investigation by Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service into the incident at Bedfordshire growers, Biggleswade, on Thursday 19 April 2018, has concluded that it started accidentally. The fire started within the refrigeration unit on the front of the trailer parked adjacent to the main Bedfordshire Growers building and spread first to the rear of the trailer and then to warehouse building i ...

    Article Added: 01 May 2018

    A fire investigation by Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service into the incident at Bedfordshire growers, Biggleswade, on Thursday 19 April 2018, has concluded that it started accidentally. The fire started within the refrigeration unit on the front of the trailer parked adjacent to the main Bedfordshire Growers building and spread first to the rear of the trailer and then to warehouse building i ...

    Article Added: 30 Apr 2018

    Exercise Storm Deborah (1stMay) Floods / Storm Bedfordshire Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service are hosting a joint operational response exercise tomorrow Tuesday (1 May 2018) where they will be simulating days of flooding to Bedfordshire followed by a devastating storm. This will test inter-agency co-operation in the face of a major natural disaster. Codenamed Storm Deborah the exercise ...

    Article Added: 30 Apr 2018

    Amongst the City events our Master has attended recently he notes an invitation from the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals to a lecture commemorating the formation of the Royal Air Force 100 years ago. The lecture was given by Sebastian Cox who is the Chief Historian at the RAF. The Master reports that the lecture was slightly away from the norm in that he focused on the political fi ...

    Article Added: 20 Apr 2018

    On April 13thLiveryman Andy Phillips organised a splendid visit to the Wallace Collection. This museum houses an eclectic collection of fine and decorative arts from the 15thto 19thCenturies. Located in a substantial town house in Manchester Square, for many in our party the address was familiar as the name taken by the former Manchester Square Fire Station, one of London’s most historic f ...

    Article Added: 02 Mar 2018

    On a recent visit to Buxton our roving reporter David Holt called in at Buxton Fire Station to leave a copy of Salamander and to ensure that the firefighters were aware of the work of the Company and our Charitable Trust. The station is crewed by full-time firefighters and a retained crew. It has two pumps and an impressive range of specials. These include and aging but much-loved ALP, a Water ...