New figures released in Drowning Prevention Week reveal Brigade attended more than 200 water related incidents in five years

Firefighters are urging people to stay safe around rivers, lakes, canals and other bodies of water

Plaque to one of London’s first black firefighters unveiled

One of the first black firefighters to serve with London Fire Brigade has been commemorated with a plaque unveiled at his former station

Record numbers of women apply to be firefighters

London Fire Commissioner, Dany Cotton wants to boost numbers even further increase the diversity of the workforce

£40,000 fine following East London fire death

A property managing agent has been ordered to pay £40,000 following the death of a woman at a fire at a block of flats

Brigade welcomes support for campaign to make white goods safer

London Fire Brigade is today welcoming further calls for changes to keep consumers safe from potentially deadly fridges and freezers