March 2013

15-Year-Old Boy Hailed a Hero for Pulling Man in Wheelchair From Thames

March 13th, 2013|

London Police and Firefighters are praising the courage and quick thinking of a 15 year old boy, after he saved a wheelchair-bound man from the Thames River.

November 2012

Gun Recovered from Thames River

November 24th, 2012|

London police have confirmed the handgun firefighters pulled from the Thames River on the weekend Saturday was real.

April 2011

Search of river for man

April 6th, 2011|

London police and fire officials desperately searched a portion of the Thames river after a 30-year-old London man fell into the water yesterday afternoon.

Police were called by a witness who saw the man go over the edge. London police Staff Sgt. Tom Gaffney told AM980 how the man fell in.

“At about 3:40 (yester-day) afternoon […]

October 2010

London Fire Department ends Thames River search

October 30th, 2010|

More than 20 firefighters from the London Fire Department’s Marine Unit scoured the Thames River today following reports of a man in the water.

But the search ended at about 7 p.m. tonight, and no one was found in the water.

“The water search is complete, there was nothing in the water,” said Syd Gatenby, Platoon […]

July 2003

Dive team advocate vows to fight

July 23rd, 2003|

April 1999

River Search

April 16th, 1999|

September 1996

Water Rescue

September 1st, 1996|

February 1994

River tragedy

February 22nd, 1994|

March 1993

The search is on

March 23rd, 1993|

April 1992

Cyclist rescued from Thames

April 18th, 1992|

June 1990

LFD Diver

June 7th, 1990|

July 1989

Man from hostel dies in plunge into Thames

July 25th, 1989|

January 1989

Cold, hurt but safe

January 9th, 1989|

May 1987

Scuba divers practise skills

May 19th, 1987|

February 1981

Life-saving Warmth

February 20th, 1981|

March 1980

Water rescue

March 9th, 1980|

Rescue ‘copter sought for city

March 17th, 1977|

Fire fighters had to rescue their own during rescue of two civilians on the Thames River.

Copter rescue ends 12 hour ordeal

March 14th, 1977|

United States Coast Guard helicopter rescue Saturday ended a night of frustration on the banks of the Thames River as a father and son clung to trees on a flooded island near here for 12 ½ hours.

Helicopter Rescue

March 13th, 1977|

December 1976

London Rescue Boat

December 13th, 1976|

London rescue squad firemen head up the swollen Thames River testing the new Zodiak infatable rescue boat.