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Family without smoke alarm cheated death

On the eve of Black Friday, a woman and her four children cheated death when a fire ripped through their bedroom as they were sleeping.

London Fire Brigade wins Corporate Comms Award

London Fire Brigade’s communications team are today celebrating winning the Corporate Communications Award for best use of digital as part of a communications strategy.

New West Norwood fire station officially opened

Our new West Norwood fire station on Knight’s Hill was officially opened today (25 November) by Fire Minister Penny Mordaunt MP. It replaces the old fire station on Norwood Road

London firefighters star in Department for Transport’s THINK! campaign advert

We have teamed up for the first time with THINK! to remind people of the dangers of drink driving, ahead of the Christmas party season.

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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.