The London Fire Brigade is the statutory fire and rescue service for London. It was formed by the Metropolitan Fire Brigade Act of 1865, under the leadership of superintendent Eyre Massey Shaw. — The LFB is the busiest of all the fire services in the United Kingdom. It is the second largest in …
LFB firefighters at a warehouse in south London after a major fire in 1980
London Fire Brigade headquarters from 1937 to 2007, in Lambeth.
The LFB's current headquarters since 2007, in Southwark.
LFB firefighters at a building fire; one uses an axe (right) to gain entry