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10th annual Macmillan opening day at Islington Fire Station

For the tenth year running Islington Fire Station will be opening its doors this Saturday to raise money for Macmillan.

Mat fired up for Great British Bake Off challenge

Firefighter Mat Riley has gone from baking a few cakes for his watch to showing his talents in front of millions.

Think twice before calling 999 for animal rescues

Cat lovers told to 'paws for thought' before dialling 999.

Brigade walks side by side with Children’s burns charity

Brigade will walk the (Monopoly) streets of London to support burned and injured children.

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Campaigns

Fires are rubbish

Last year there were over 8,000 fires in London caused by rubbish. They start easily, and a large number of them are started deliberately.

Fire safer cigarettes

Fires caused by smokers’ materials are more likely than other domestic fires to cause death or serious injury. LFB campaigned with other organisations to ensure that all cigarettes sold in the UK meet a fire safer cigarette standard.