London Fire Brigade

Where Croydon stands after the Grenfell Tower investigation

Posted on July 19th, by Zach Baker in Politics & Society. No Comments

The tragedy at the Grenfell Tower in June has pushed boroughs across London to re-evaluate fire safety

Croydon’s council was quick to review the fire conditions of its own housing blocks after news spread of malpractice at Grenfell Tower. After its review of thirty-nine council blocks, the council deemed that the cladding used is fire retardant and good quality.

“Our cladding is 3mm thick aluminium panelling, … Read More »

£3,000 donation to The Fire Fighter’s Charity for help during flooding

Posted on June 12th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Sutton and East Surrey Water has donated £3,000 to the Fire Fighter’s Charity. This follows the “outstanding help and support” the fire brigade provided during the severe flooding at the company’s Kenley water treatment works in February.

Release begins: Anthony Ferrar, Sutton and East Surrey Water’s Managing Director, said the flooding “proved to be a long and difficult time for us all. Without the fire brigade’s help and … Read More »