Fire

March 1933.(Looking Back)(Brief article)

* A fire occurred recently in a jute mill in Dundee. On arrival the Officer in Charge was told that the building was empty of workers. However on the arrival of Chief Officer Weir, he decided to commit a search team into the building. They quickly discovered one worker and removed him to safety.

* Mr F J Spranger, Mayor of Reigate, was the guest of honour at Reigate Fire Brigade's annual dinner. Them ayor said in his speech: "Reigate is fortunate in having Chief Officer Rouse in charge of the brigade. He is pre-eminent in his knowledge and his leadership. I am confident that the town will continue to support the brigade."

* Alderman F Till, of Hull Fire Brigade Committee, said recently: "By its efficiency, Hull Fire Brigade is saving insurance companies in this city thousands of pounds per year. …

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