Yep! When I transferred to London in 1985 I went there as part of my orientation period.It's not far from the old Southwark fire station and training center you must of been there in your times in the brigade ?
Another one gone used to stand outside and drive the strikers mad there in the 80s.Yep! When I transferred to London in 1985 I went there as part of my orientation period.
I didn't spend nearly as much time there as if I had done my basic training in London.
But, yes I was reasonably familiar with the place.
I was only in London for just under 2 years, but it was the most intense learning curve of my whole career.