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

January 21, 2009

AFTER THE RAID

Photo: National Archives
Children outside the ruins of a home in an eastern suburb of London after a German air raid in September 1940.