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Messages of condolence for Firefighter James Shears and Firefighter Alan Bannon


Communities all over Hampshire were deeply shocked and distressed by the tragic incident in which Firefighter James Shears and Firefighter Alan Bannon sadly lost their lives. One year later, our thoughts and prayers are with their families at the anniversary of the tragic incident and we continue to give them all the support we can. This was a devastating loss to our Service and a loss to the whole fire service community.

If you would like to add your thoughts and messages to the hundreds that have been left over the past year, please fill in the form below.

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Friday, 9 April 2010 6:19pm

All our thoughts are with the families at the this difficult time.

Blue Watch Knightsbridge, London

Friday, 9 April 2010 6:12pm

On behalf of Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, I would like to thank the many people who have already sent sincere messages of condolence. We very much appreciate your support at what continues to be a difficult time. This online book of condolence has been set up to allow you to leave your own message for the families, friends and colleagues of Firefighters James Shears and Alan Bannon. Thank you, Chief Officer John Bonney

Chief Officer John Bonney, Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service HQ

Friday, 9 April 2010 6:07pm

So sorry for the loss of these two fine men who devoted their lives to saving others.... God Bless you both and thankyou to all the firefighters for looking after us all wherever we are x may you both Rest In Peace xx

Liesa Saunders, BRIGHTON

Friday, 9 April 2010 6:02pm

Two Brave men. Our thoughts are with their families, colleagues and friends at this very sad time. Rest in peace James & Alan.

Angela Barrow, Southampton

Friday, 9 April 2010 6:02pm

Rest in Peace. You died doing what you enjoy doing most; but will not ever be forgotten.

Adam Moseley, White Watch, Southsea

Friday, 9 April 2010 5:52pm

Rest in Peace Brothers

Tony Smith, Hertfordshire

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