Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Lothian and Borders Fire Brigade

Company Name
Lothian and Borders Fire Brigade
Address
Coummunity Safety Group
Brigade Headquarters
76 -78 Lauriston Place
Edinburgh
EH3 9DE
Work Phone
0131 228 2401 / 0800 169 0320 24-Hour Safety Advice
email
enquiries@lbfire.org.uk
Web URL
http://www.lbfire.org.uk

The Brigade has a standard charge for stand-by services at special events. Permission to be sought for events with a risk of fire. Covering an area of 2,500 sq. miles and a population of c. 850,000 it is the oldest brigade in the UK. The Museum of Fire tells the history of the oldest municipal fire brigade in the UK, formed in 1824. Housed in the historic headquater building at Lauriston (itself 100 years old) it shows the development of fire fighting with machianics and appliances.