Fire Buffs promote the general welfare of the fire and rescue service and protect its heritage and history. Famous Fire Buffs through the years include Edward VII, who maintained a kit at a London fire station.

"THE RESCUE" - 1855

"THE RESCUE" - 1855

February 15, 2008

MIND THE CHIPS

Across the U.K., chip pan fires cause about 30 deaths and almost 3,000 injuries annually, according to the London Fire Brigade. This is a photo of a safety demostration.