6 Apr 2010

HEATHROW AFS


video


HEATHROW CARGO FIRE
video



Heathrow Fire Station 1972 ish



BA Drill

Andy Preston, Ken Maynard, Dave Finch



HOVERCRAFT & SPEARHEAD RIV

The old hovercraft being driven by Andy Preston assisted by Pete Dixon, Paul Farr & 'Dixie' Dean.

22 Dec 2009

HEATHROW AIRPORT FIRE SERVICE & ROYAL BERKSHIRE FIRE SERVICE, JOINT EXERCISE

1
This is Berkshire Fire & Rescue on a joint exercise on our Fire Training rig. Each Berkshire station has visited LHR to receive Aviation training in case such an incident should happen on their patch.

14 Dec 2009

NUBIAN 1980 (video)

video

video

LHR VULCAN CRASH 1956 (video)

15 Aug 2009

SUB STATION DEMOLITION




T2 Sub Station Pier 1 starts demolition
Sat 15th August 2009







2 Years on from old T2 Demolition to the new T2 building



NEW T2 JUNE 2011



14 Aug 2009

“Anyone for Ladder Drills”

The Aerial Ladder Platform at work




ALP at work video

video




For anyone that was a bit shy of ladder drills this is the view from the top of the A.L.P. If you look hard you can just about make out a small group of Firemen to the rear left of the appliance

Red Watch 197?

















D Flurry, Stan Menday, Eddy Corbin, Pat Ryan, Ted Lofts, Les Churchyard, Ron Watson, George Baker,
SAFO Den Spur, Sub.O Mick Taylor Geoff Page, Tom Bailey, Alan Musk, LF Rudolph Snr.

15 Feb 2009

Pictures of days past. They were the days.


Me John Howard at Stanstead Training School 1974

See how many you remember F.S.T.S.Stansted 1975. A motley looking lot


Our Micky Pfaff Old Fire Station north side, always did like his cuppa tea



Terry Dallison, Mick Pfaff and Ray (large donger) Wilkinson. What ever happened to Ray??




Terry again over the sub station in about 1978

All these pictures thanks to Terry, there are more, send in your pictures (if you dare!) and I will publish them.
(Send to Heathrowfire@yahoo.co.uk)

BAA HEATHROW AIRPORT FIRE SERVICE RETIREES

INFORMATIVE SITE FOR B.A.A.HEATHROW FIRE SERVICE RETIREES
This site has been set up so all Heathrow Airport Fire Service retirees can communicate with old colleagues and serving members of the B.A.A Heathrow Airport Fire & Rescue Service. We will be posting news about the Fire Service both past and present, old and new fire fighting techniques, appliances, crews and incidents, both up to date and of yesteryear. We hope to exchange information and publish pictures through the dedicated email address



This Blog was originally set up by John Howard but has now passed the management on to another AFS member