It’s the 150th anniversary of the formation of the London Fire Brigade as we know it today, and this year there will be a number of commemorative events.

Up first is a couple of months where fire stations around London will open their doors to the public.

Expect worthy displays about the value of fire alarms, and more child friendly chances to climb around fire engines and the like.

Maybe a firemans pole in some locations.

Most are open at weekends, with the curious exception of Whitechapel which is open on a weekday.

Fire Station Open Days

16th April Richmond Fire Station
23rd April Fulham Fire Station
30th April Tottenham Fire Station
1st May Croydon Fire Station
15th May North Kensington Fire Station
17th May Whitechapel Fire Station
21st May Paddington Fire Station
22nd May Hornsey Fire Station
28th May Kentish Town Fire Station
29th May Sidcup Fire Station
30th May Stanmore Fire Station
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