The Pensioners Association has a well established and dedicated team of Volunteers who serve with the Avon Welfare Support Group, regularly visiting colleagues at home or during their time in Hospital.
If you are a former member and your need to contact us is of an urgent nature, we are available 24/7 by following the link to the Welfare Support Group.
Turntable Ladder Collapsed, Fairfax Street, 1935.
Text and photo from Mr Jasper
This turntable ladder (wooden) broke in half whilst engaged on a fire at Fairfax Street on 6 July 1935. Fm Barratt who was at the head of the ladder was thrown through the roof receiving minor injuries. Mr Barratt later became the publican at the Bloomfield Inn, Bloomfield Road, Brislington, Bristol
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