During the strike firefighters may not be able to turn up to:
- Grass fires and other outdoor fires such as trees, hedges or undergrowth alight
- Rubbish fires (including fires in bins and skips) and fires on open ground
- Large animal rescues (these will be referred to the RSPCA)
- People shut in lifts
- Automatic fire alarms
More top news
A group of 19 of the original 1978-1982 cast met to watch the musical's West End comeback starring TV's Miranda Hart.
Fire crews were called to the 66-year-old's flat in Leatherhead, Surrey after the fire spread from the disposable barbecue.
The operation carried out by Westminster City Council led to the seizure of £8,000 worth of cigarettes.