Silence for Southampton firefighters killed in Shirley Towers blaze
- 6 April 2013
- From the section Hampshire & Isle of Wight
Firefighters have held a two-minute silence to remember two crew members who died in a tower block blaze.
Jim Shears, 35, and Alan Bannon, 38, died three years ago in a fire at Shirley Towers in Southampton.
St Mary's Fire Station fell silent at 11:00 BST to remember the pair, who won posthumous gallantry medals for their actions on 6 April 2010.
Members of the public also gathered outside the fire station to pay their respects.