Bruce Oake Foundation Check Presentation

March 11, 2019

 We were proud to recently welcome Scott & Anne Oake from the Bruce Oake Recovery Centre to our office. We presented them with a check in the amount of $18,500 representing the proceeds from our annual Banquet And Ball. #NeverOffDuty


2019 Executive Board Elections

February 26, 2019

We are proud to announce our 2019 executive board election results. (all by acclamation)

Vice-President Tom Bilous RE-ELECTED

Secretary Rob Labossiere RE-ELECTED

Board member Robert Campbell RE-ELECTED

Board member TJ Belluk RE-ELECTED

Board member Kelcey French *ELECTED


Pat Brenton Watch Presentation

February 24, 2019

A retirement function was held on Friday, February 22nd at the King’s Head to honour retiring Captain Pat Brenton, Reg #1304.

Brother Brenton now joins the WFD 5 platoon having dedicated 32 years and 4 months of service to the citizens of Winnipeg.

Among the pictures below are UFFW executive Chad Swayze presenting our customary retirement watch. 

We wish Brother Brenton a long and healthy retirement. 

Ian Campbell Watch Presentation

February 22, 2019


It was a full house on Thursday night at the King’s Head to honour Brother Ian Campbell, reg#1061. 

Brother Campbell now retires from the WFD as platoon chief having dedicated 42 years of service to the citizens of Winnipeg. 

Firefighters Extremely Busy In Frigid Start To 2019

February 17, 2019

Fire totals confirm a very busy start to the year in very cold conditions: fires in Jan 2017: 76, Jan 2018: 94, Jan 2019: 113. #NeverOffDuty