Firemen at the scene of the fire  in Bray where two members of Bray fire service died. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The inquest into the death of two Bray, Co Wicklow, fire fighters yesterday heard a severe assessment of the management of the(...)

Cafs demonstration: Gavin Barnett (far right) conducts a compressed air flow system training exercise with Arklow Fire Brigade in 2008. Photograph: Garry O’Neil

When Gavin Barnett stood in front of a class of firefighters from Bray in Co Wicklow in late 2007 to teach them how to use a new foam system, he wasn’(...)