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

September 04, 2012

HELL IN HULL

During World War II, Hull was the most severely bombed British city apart from London, according to official estimates.
  • 86,715 buildings damaged
  • 95 percent of houses damaged or destroyed
  • 152,000 residents made homeless