Yearly Archives: 2017

December 2017

2017 in Review

December 31st, 2017|

A look back at the London Fire Fighters in action during 2017 and other charitable events supporting our community.

Hully Gully fire toll could hit $2.5M

December 29th, 2017|

Damage from an early morning blaze at a southwest London recreational vehicle dealer could be as much as $2.5 million, a fire official says.

Flames ripped through a storage building at Hully Gully on Wharncliffe Road South near Wonderland Road, destroying the building and several vehicles inside it.

Damage to the building that housed two service […]

Great job!

December 28th, 2017|

“We are so thankful that the London Fire Department was able to be here and contain the fire to the one building, with no damage at all to our main store,” said the owner of Hully Gully.

Firefighter Hurt Battling Hully Gully Blaze

December 28th, 2017|

A London firefighter was hurt battling a massive fire that destroyed a storage warehouse at Hully Gully, a large marine and powersports equipment dealer.

The blaze broke out after 4am Thursday inside a rear storage warehouse behind the main building at Wharncliffe Rd. and Wonderland Rd. Flames were seen shooting 30 metres into the air […]

Thank you

December 28th, 2017|

Thank you to the first responders for all their help! And thank you to everyone for all the kind words during this difficult time https://t.co/lpuAcwAnlR
— Hully Gully (@hullygullystore) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @HullyGullyStore

FF released from hospital

December 28th, 2017|

We are happy to report our FF has been released from hospital. Thanks to all who sent well-wishes, thoughts & prayers. @LPFFA @JackBurt13 https://t.co/AjhUZmFOO9
— Lori (@Hamertime436) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @Hamertime436

Majority knocked down

December 28th, 2017|

Majority of the fire @hullygullystore has been knocked down by fire crews. Three aerial units along with additional hand lines being used on hot spots. Still heavy smoke coming off this fire. Please avoid the area! @LPFFA @Hamertime436 @CityofLdnOnt pic.twitter.com/jno5Bqpls5
— Jack Burt (@JackBurt13) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @JackBurt13

Hully Gully Photos

December 28th, 2017|

Quick actions by London Fire

December 28th, 2017|

The flames

December 28th, 2017|

UPDATE: 3 Alarm Fire at Hully Gully

December 28th, 2017|

VIDEO. The latest from scene of a 3 alarm fire at Hully Gully sports in SW #ldnont. Crews cleaning up now. No word on cause. pic.twitter.com/jSk6gHvfRR
— Andrew Lupton (@AndrewLuptonCBC) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @AndrewLuptonCBC

Traffic blocked due to fire

December 28th, 2017|

London police say Northbound Wonderland Rd. South at Wharncliffe Rd. South is closed. All other directions have re-opened. Emergency crews are still on scene. #ldnont https://t.co/r50d0fJKG4 pic.twitter.com/3hI3b7W5NZ
— BlackburnNewsLondon (@BlackburnLondon) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @BlackburnLondon

Early morning fire at Hully Gully

December 28th, 2017|

Fire crews battle an early morning fire at Hully Gully, at the corner of Wonderland Rd and Wharncliffe Rd pic.twitter.com/GCE1qTjDpx
— 980 CFPL London News (@AM980News) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @AM980News

Following Hully Gully Fire

December 28th, 2017|

Fire at Hully gully @CTVNews pic.twitter.com/SJnbBWIuLM
— Sarah Dymond (@sarahkdymond) December 28, 2017

We are following the major fire at the site of Hully Gully at Wharncliffe & Wonderland in London. Follow @CTVLondon @CJBK for updates. https://t.co/z1pIzDkcMb
— sean irvine (@SeanIrvineCTV) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @SeanIrvingCTV

Thanks for the tour

December 26th, 2017|

Toys for Tots makes last-minute push

December 23rd, 2017|

With two days to spare before the big day, Toys for Tots Canada volunteers were spending their time in fire halls instead of shopping malls.

Volunteers completed some last-minute pick-ups Saturday morning, including one at the London Fire Department’s headquarters, just in time to give children in need some presents at Christmas.

“We’re in our final […]

27 Minutes – Chapter 1: The Crash

December 15th, 2017|

Time can be the difference between life and death on Canada’s busiest highway. Ashlyn Krell found that out last February. So did the people who saved her life.

This is the story of the people who are among the best of us, the emergency responders and medical practitioners who devote their lives to saving others. […]

‘My brain is just fried’

December 14th, 2017|

Tenant faces drug charges after London home explosion

The man charged after an explosion at

a London home left three people without a place to live was his tenant, the now-displaced landlord says.

Homeowner Ed McCleave said the 35-year-old suspect facing drug and arson charges had been his renter for about a year and a half.

Emergency responders […]

2017 Christmas Salvation Army Kettles

December 13th, 2017|

London Fire Fighters and other Emergency workers staffed the Salvation Army Kettles on December 13th, 2017 throughout the city.  Here are few pictures of some of the personnel who donated their time for charity.

Fire doesn’t take a Christmas vacation

December 13th, 2017|

A house fire is devastating no matter the time of year, but during the holiday season it can hit harder for everyone involved.

“It’s tough at anytime, but when you see it at the holiday season — people celebrating the end of the year or celebrating the holidays with friends and family — it can […]