July 1931.(Looking back)

* At a recent meeting of the IFE Council a statement was read regarding the results of the recently held membership examinations. The council decided to alter certain by-rules to reduce the numbers of its membership and to increase the number of graduates and students. It was also decided to increase all annual fees.

* The results have been announced for the annual competition between stations in the London Fire Brigade for the fastest turnout. The winner for the year 1930/31 is 'B" Watch at Brompton Fire Station who recorded a time of 11.64 seconds. Tooting Fire Station came second in 14 seconds, with Battersea third in 14.34 seconds.

* Following an intensive course 22 officers and men of Worthing Fire Brigade have qualified themselves to render first aid at any incident. …

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