'Don't cook while drunk' urges fire brigade during strike

London Fire Brigade is urging any one watching the World Cup to get a takeaway instead of cooking during their 24 hour strike.


Half of house fires in 2010 #TakeawayWorldCup were in the kitchen, with 40% caused by cooking being left unattended. http://t.co/lIx3zMa3Up


There were more than 600 house fires during the South Africa World Cup in 2010, or 20 a day. Most were in the kitchen. London Fire Brigade now wants to discourage football fans from cooking whilst drunk.