Dany Cotton

Friday, December 6, 2019

Friday, December 6, 2019

London Fire Brigade boss steps down early amid Grenfell criticism

London Fire Brigade boss steps down early amid Grenfell criticism

Dany Cotton had been facing pressure to resign following a critical public inquiry report into the Grenfell blaze.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

'Sickening' video of model Grenfell Tower being burned condemned by fire commissioner and survivors

'Sickening' video of model Grenfell Tower being burned condemned by survivors

A video clip appeared on social media of a model of Grenfell Tower being burned while those filming it laugh. Dany Cotton and Diane Abbott, as well as survivors' groups, condemned the incident

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018

London Fire Brigade chief speaks out about 'truly shocking' abuse sent to her

London Fire Brigade chief speaks out about 'truly shocking' abuse sent to her

London Fire Brigade chief speaks out about 'truly shocking' abuse sent to her

Dany Cotton says people sent hateful letters to her over calling for people to use the term firefighter

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Don't call firefighters firemen else women won't join profession, says London Fire Brigade

Don't call firefighters firemen - or else women won't join profession, says London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade calls for ban on term 'fireman'

London Fire Brigade chief Dany Cotton says it's ridiculous that people are surprised to see female firefighters

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Jim Fitzpatrick MP

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Jim Fitzpatrick MP

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Labour MP

Jim Fitzpatrick, a former fireman who represents Poplar and Limehouse, backed the call to install sprinklers in high-rise flats ahead of the inquiry into the fire

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Grenfell Tower: London Fire Commissioner confirms fatalities in 'unprecedented' apartment block fire

Grenfell Tower: 80 people missing or presumed to have died

Grenfell Tower: 80 people missing or presumed to have died

Dany Cotton called the incident 'unprecedented' when making a statement to journalists