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Marylebone landlord hit with £35,000 fine for fire safety breaches

A Marylebone pub landlord has been hit with a £35,000 fine for breaking fire safety laws and potentially putting her customers and tenants at risk after we successfully prosecuted them.

London Fire Brigade to use fast food to fight fires this Christmas

Does Islington have the best Indian? Dalston do the best doners? And Bromley the best burgers?

Electric heater warning as cold weather and firefighters set to strike

As the cold weather bites and with the Fire Brigades’ Union (FBU) set to go on strike, we're warning people to take extra care with their electric heaters.

Seasonal candle fires, a burning issue

Between November and January the number of candle fires increase dramatically.

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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.