Londoners are finally getting their say on the future of London's fire service.
Public consultation started today on plans to close 12 fire stations, with the loss of more than 500 firefighters.
Their union calls the cuts "reckless".
But service managers, who need to save almost 29-million pounds, insist response time targets won't be affected.
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A cloudy start to the short Christmas week. It's gong to be a mild one though with temperatures already above the double figure mark.
As we move into a shorter working week for most people, we are looking at a generally cloudy one.
Lots of cloud around today feeling relatively mild although it probably felt a bit cooler because of the breeze.