Australian firefighter has arrived!

August 24, 2016

Last night we welcomed our Australian exchange firefighter and his wife at the airport.

Roger & Tanya Brown have arrived in Wpg!

Brother Brown and his wife will spend the next year working a full-time shift with the WFD.

Pictured below are UFFW executive Rob Campbell, Chief John Lane, and Roger & Tanya Brown.


Mike Ogilvie contestant on Batchelorette Canada

August 23, 2016

We are excited to announce UFFW’s very own Mike Ogilvie will be featured in this year’s Bachelorette Canada!
Please tune in and support our Batchelor!

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Members march in world’s largest Celtic festival

August 23, 2016

Earlier this month, two of our members marched with the WPS Pipes & Drums Band during the world’s largest Celtic festival in Lorient, France.

Leading the band as Drum Major was our own Gord Cannel, and proudly joining him was piper Jack Robertson.

Thank you and congratulations to brothers Cannel & Robertson – you make us proud with your service.

Fred Leblanc re-elected as our IAFF 13th District VP

August 17, 2016

UFFW is proud to have Fred Leblanc re-elected as our IAFF 13th District VP.

Pictures below is Fred accepting his position by acclamation, and UFFW Executive Tom Bilous delivering his nomination speech.
#OntarioManitobaStrong #IAFF16


Harold Schaitberger elected to 5th term as IAFF General President

August 17, 2016

Congratulations to Harold Schaitberger; re-elected to his 5th term as General President of the IAFF.
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