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

March 18, 2009

WAITING FOR SHOUT

``A London Transport Fireman knits 'winter comforts' for the war effort in the early months of the Second World War, probably as part of London Transports 'Warco' scheme; he appears to be sitting on the running board of a fire engine. Two of his colleagues look on. A tabby cat plays with the ball of wool.'' - London Transport web site