News & Events

For all the latest news and events happening in your area, and across the UK ... make sure you check out the latest posts

London Fire Cadets support The Worshipful Company of Firefighters 2013 City Dinner 10/12/2013

The Worshipful Company of Firefighters invited Fire Cadets to attend their City Dinner on 12th November 2013. The event was hosted by HM Government Chief Fire and Rescue Advisor, Peter Holland CBE QFSM FIFireE.

VIP Guests from the Government, the city and all the major Fire Industry Companies and associations were invited to help launch a 3 year programme to raise dedicated funds for The Worshipful Company of Firefighters Charitable Trust Fund in support of Youth Training, Education and Welfare projects exclusively for young people affected by Burns, Anti-social behaviour or Special needs Training requirements.

Fire Cadets welcomed guests and dignitaries and escorted them to the reception area. The Development Officer set up a Fire Cadets stand in the reception area and was able to promote the work being done nationally to support the development of Fire Cadets. The Development Officer was supported by Fire CadetsĀ  in the meet and greet reception where the cadets where able to talk about their personal experiences since attending Fire Cadets.

The Fire Cadets and their instructors were invited to form a Guard of Honour to escort The Master of The Worshipful Company of Firefighters and her VIP guests to their table. VIP Guests included Sir Ken Knight, CBE QFSM FIFireE DL, Ron Dobson, The Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade, James Cleverly, Chairman of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority and many more.