Trust Invited to Firefighers Memorial Service

Mrs. Winner lays the Trust’s wreath at the Firefighters National Memorial

Increasingly forgotten, as time passes, is the fact that prior to the formation of the National Fire Service in August 1941 Fire Brigades were operated by the Police Service. Local authorities realised that in disciplined and trained police officers they had the opportunity to ask them to perform dual roles as both crime and fire fighters, thus providing protection against … Read More