FAQs

When is the Spirit of Fire Awards being held?
The date of the event is Friday, 2 October 2015.

How much are tickets for this year’s Spirit of Fire Awards?
This year the ticket price is £105. Although this represents a slight increase on previous years, please rest assured that the Charity is working hard to keep costs low. Tables seat 10 or 12, with a saving on individual ticket prices.

What is the address of the venue?
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, 200 Westminster Bridge Road, London, 8E1 7UT.

Does the venue have a website?
Visit the website by clicking here.

What is the address of the hotel nominees will be staying at?
London Waterloo Premier Inn Hotel, 85 York Road, Waterloo, London, SE1 7NJ

I am not a nominee, how much is it to book a room? 
Visit our accommodation page for details.

Is there car parking at the venue?
The nearest car park is the U-park, directly opposite the hotel. The cost for 24 hours is £25.

What time is check in at the hotel?
Check in times for individuals starts from 2pm, however if you believe you will need to check in earlier, please contact the reception team on 0844 416 8780.

What time is check out at the hotel?
Check out time is 12pm.

What is the dress code for the awards?
The dress code for the evening awards is black tie/posh frock or fire service uniform.

How do the winners get chosen?
The judging panel for the awards is made up of Charity staff and trustees plus representatives of our much valued sponsors. The panel will meet to consider the shortlisted nominees and to decide the winners.

When will the winners be revealed?
The judging panel’s decision on the winners will be kept secret until the evening of the awards ceremony on Friday, 2 October 2015.

Will celebrities be attending this year?
Yes, we have confirmed celebrities and VIPs attending.

Who are the organisers of the Spirit of Fire Awards?
The Fire Fighters Charity hosts the Spirit of Fire awards. We are the UK’s leading provider of life-enhancing services for serving and retired fire fighters, fire personnel and their families.

Can I bring my children?
Children are not excluded from the evening, but please bear in mind that it will be a very late night. All tickets are priced at £105.

When will I receive my tickets?
All tickets will be sent to guests in September 2015. Please do get in contact with us on 01256 366582 if you do not receive your tickets by the end of September.

Who do I contact if I have a question about Spirit of Fire?
The Spirit of Fire team on 01256 366582 or spirit@firefighterscharity.org.uk