In the last 150 years, only 19 people have been in charge of the Brigade - previously known as the Metropolitan Fire Brigade. James Braidwood has been included due to his significance in the formation of the fire brigade in London.
Our current Commissioner - a title change that was introduced in late 2001 - is Dany Cotton.
Dany joined London Fire Brigade in 1988 and worked her way through the ranks to become the first female Commissioner in our history in 2017.
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