January 2017

Great team!

January 14th, 2017|

CTV London – LPFFA training

January 13th, 2017|

TONIGHT: Catch @LPFFA in action, training on the Thames. Banks are flooded & a boating ban is in place. #ldnont (Credit: Steve Sauder)
— Natalie Quinlan (@CTVNatalie) January 13, 2017


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Ice/Water Training

January 13th, 2017|

@LPFFA in water rescue training at Gibbons Park in #ldnont. Waters in area dangerously high and fast.
— Natalie Quinlan (@CTVNatalie) January 13, 2017

September 2016

Great working alongside…

September 29th, 2016|

Great working alongside @LPFFA at #WesternU Campus Safety Day! Thank you to @westernuFire @westernupolice @uwofootpatrol @MADDldn as well!

Incident Command Exercise

September 7th, 2016|

Thanks to our IC exercise participants, the City is safer when we work together!

May 2013

Partners in Respose

May 18th, 2013|

Partners in Response at Westmount Shopping Centre in 2001. Our special guest was former Londoner Sherri and her Search and Rescue dog Katie the Springer Spaniel from the Ohio HUSAR Task Force. Assisting her was the LFD High Angle Rescue Team.

Haz-Mat Training

May 3rd, 2013|

London Fire Fighters participated in a large scale Hazardous Materials Training scenario at Fanshawe College on May 3, 2013

August 2012

Dam rescue exercise brings water, technical rescue teams together for first time

August 15th, 2012|

At least two reporters thought there was real drama unfolding at the Carfrae Dam Wednesday morning (Aug. 15) after a dispatcher was heard over the emergency services scanner calling for rescue teams to pull a person from the Thames River.

Upon arrival at the scene near the intersection of Richmond and Carfrae streets, a message […]

May 2012

Exercise Merlin puts Fanshawe students to the test

May 24th, 2012|

There were all the trappings of a major disaster at Fanshawe College on Wednesday (May 24).

A fire and secondary explosion in a student dorm with multiple casualties would normally have brought emergency services speeding to the scene from across the city. But this time instead, it was students from the school’s various programs including […]

June 1955

Truck Try Outs

June 5th, 1955|


The London Fire Department is shown here trying out an aerial ladder on a new fire truck, being demonstrated by a Quebec company in various Ontario cities. The demonstration occured on King St, between Clarence & Richmond, across the road from the central Fire Hall. Deputy Fire Chief Tom Hepburn was one of those […]

From the tip of Aerial 2

June 26th, 1954|

Hose Test

June 23rd, 1912|

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November 1909

Hose Test at the Market

November 7th, 1909|

June 1909

Hose Test at Covent Market Square

June 23rd, 1909|

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November 1700

Fireground Training

November 30th, 1700|

Haz-Mat Training

November 30th, 1700|