Society Visits

Society Visit Update for Members Only Update 1st August 2022 ADDED: We are pleased to announce a visit to Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service will take place on Sunday 25 September 2022. It is hoped to visit eight stations during the course of the day. Any member who would like details should contact fbsupdates@gmail.com for…

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Fire Cover 236

Fire Cover 236 should now have found its way to all members of the Fire Brigade Society. If you are a member and have not received a copy please email fbsupdates@gmail.com This edition is the first one produced by the new Editorial Team and has been well recevied by Members so far. Also from this…

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Lancashire Visit

Fire Brigade Society Members Visit to Lancashire 12th June 2022 We were delighted to participate in the first area visit in over two years with a tour around South Lancashire on Sunday 12th June 2022. Around 10 members gathered at Skelmersdale where Station Manager Jonny Nottingham, our host for the day, introduced himself. We then…

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Grenfell Remembered

Grenfell remembered   Five years ago today, on 14th June 2017 a fire started accidentally in a fridge freezer on the fourth floor of the 24 storey Grenfell Tower, a tower block in North Kensington, London. The resulting inferno was the biggest domestic fire since the Second World War. The Fire Brigade Society remembers the…

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Fire Service Related Book Sale

Fire Service Related Book Sale The Fire Brigade Society is clearing out stock of books and publications relating to the Fire Service at greatly reduced prices. Prices include postage and packing to UK addresses. Payments can be made by cheque or Bank Transfer. Titles include 10 previous FBS Special Publications and our 30th Anniversary Cap…

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Membership Renewals

MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS Important message for all members. If you have not already renewed your membership for 2022 – 2023 but intend to do so, can we respectfully request you complete your renewal as soon as possible. Some important decisions regarding the future of the society need to take place in mid April and we need…

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Additions to Website March 2022

Additions to the Web Site May we draw members, and visitors, attention to additions to The Fire Brigade Society’s web site. The index for all the Fire Covers and Special Publications from The Society, up to and including Fire Cover 235, February 2022, is now available for download in the ‘Publications’ section. The FBS London…

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Fire Cover 235

Fire Cover 235  Fire Cover 235 is on its way, that’s if it has not already arrived. This edition is the last of the 2021-2022 Society year. We hope you find something of interest in235. The Editorial Team took over the production of Fire Cover in the Autumn of 2002, issue 157, with Mike Smith,…

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Important Members Information

IMPORTANT UPDATE – MEMBERSHIP/SUBSCRIPTIONS For all membership and renewal enquiries please contact fbsupdates@gmail.com We will aim to respond to you as quickly as possible, please be patient. Please find below links to relevant documents with regards to renewals Letter to Members UK Renewal Form ROI Renewal Form Overseas Renewal

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Vote Results

VOTE RESULTS   The duly submitted voting forms were opened and counted at the M42, Hopwood Services, on Monday 31st January 2022. The votes were counted by members Les Edkins and Richard Williams, with independent supervision by Honorary Life Member, Stuart Brandrick.   VOTE1 – ACCEPTANCE OF 2020-2021 AUDITED ACCOUNTS   Total vote submitted                                                      96…

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