Monthly Archives: February 2018

February 2018

Heading out

February 18th, 2018|

Basketball – Photos

February 12th, 2018|

 

For more photos from the 6th annual #BattleoftheBadges at @BudGardens yesterday, visit our facebook page: https://t.co/FC8DNXhAma #ldnont @LPFFA #ldnont #basketball @LondonLightning pic.twitter.com/jL8zkhKbTu
— London Police ON (@lpsmediaoffice) February 12, 2018

Source: Facebook | London Professional Fire Fighters

Police triumph at Battle of the Badges

February 11th, 2018|

London police officers and firefighters wore a different kind of uniform on Sunday.

Dressed down in gym shorts and blue and red Tshirts, the city’s emergency workers went head to head on the basketball court at the annual Battle of the Badges matchup at Budweiser Gardens.

It was a close fight, but the blue-clad London Police […]

Union Gas rule out natural gas leak

February 9th, 2018|

London fire officials, Union Gas rule out natural gas leak in investigation of weird odour

The London Fire Department has located the source of a foul odour in the city’s south end but city officials have not reported the cause.

In a release Friday afternoon, officials stated that the Ministry of the Environment has been called […]

‘Strange smell’ evacuates two Western University residences

February 7th, 2018|

A “strange smell” forced the evacuation of two Western University residences on Wednesday afternoon. While Medway Hall was cleared for re-entry as of 5 p.m., those looking to get into Sydenham Hall are still waiting for the all-clear. Just before 3 p.m. Wednesday, a “strange smell” was reported in the basement of Sydenham Hall. […]

Heavy snow bursts during commute

February 7th, 2018|

Environment Canada warns of heavy snow bursts during morning commute

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for London, Parkhill, Strathroy, Komoka and Eastern and Western Middlesex County.

There were several issues during the morning commute as a result of the snowfall.

The OPP responded to over 30 collisions in the region Wednesday morning, including a crash south […]

Police vs Fire basketball game

February 7th, 2018|

This Sunday, February 11, 2018 is the 6th annual Basketball BattleoftheBadges at BudGardens . Watch the London Police Officers take on the the London Fire Fighters at 11:00am, followed by the LondonLightning game at 2pm. Come on out and support tbese teams.

Water Team logo

February 6th, 2018|

Station Photo

February 5th, 2018|

February 3rd in London Fire Fighters history…

February 3rd, 2018|

Despite the cold and snow London Fire Fighters always respond when called. Check out some of the documented events that occurred today in history.

Illegal smokes pack fire risk

February 2nd, 2018|

Contraband cigarettes, with none of the self-extinguishing features of legal brands, tied to recent London house fires

London deputy fire chief Jack Burt isn’t against smoking, if done safely.

But careless smoking that leads to house fires, especially involving contraband tobacco, is something else.

It happened twice last month — fires that destroyed separate homes in London, […]