Centenary events

Leicester centennial year opening - 9th January 2018

The IFE will formally launch its centennial year in its birthplace of Leicester with an event kindly hosted by Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service. The event will mark the 100th anniversary with the unveiling of a centenary plaque, the launch of the global torch relay and the Firefighter Safety Database.

North East Midlands branch - 10th January 2018

Held at the National Space Centre in Leicester, the North East Midlands branch will be hosting their one-day centenary seminar where speakers will cover a range of subjects revolving around the IFE presidential theme of 'young people and fire'. For further information and tickets click here.

Singapore branch - 23rd March 2018

Following their 44th AGM, the IFE Singapore Branch will be holding a Members’ Night event to commemorate the IFE's centenary. Guests will enjoy an evening of performances and the centenary torch will be on display.

Malaysia branch - 27th March - 22nd April 2018

The branch will be attending and hosting a number of events to promote the IFE's centenary including the International Fire Conference and Exhibition in Malaysia and a Public Fire Safety seminar. The branch will then take place in the Mount Kinabalu centenary climathon when the IFE centenary torch will be carried up to the top of the mountain!