A little help needed by Brothers & Sisters overseas.They are at it again! The Bean Counters have their eye on our History!The London Fire Brigade Museum is under threat. Now most of you will…Continue
"Staffordshire firefighters are turning their station into a disco to perform a cover of the Sugababes' hit Push the Button to promote fire alarm testing.The pop song's lyrics have been adapted to…Continue
I'm interested to find out how many of us have been contacted by Kinne Bukari. I'm a new member of Firefighter Nation and one of the first to contact me was the delightful Ms Kinne.Now she's…Continue
I've got a nice little German leather helmet that has sat on a shelf in my workroom for several years because I have no idea of how to restore it. It's made by Rosenbaeur around 1930 or so and has a two-piece hard leather crown with enamelled steel front and back peaks sewn on to it.
When I got it the crown had shrunk and become misshapen and the stitching rotted away. Re-stitching it is no…