|Tanker Explodes in Lavendon........|
A tanker exploded in the centre of Lavendon.....
PC 7 Percy Wheeler is commended for his prompt attention to duty and courageous action in dealing with a petrol tanker which caught fire in the village of Lavendon, the tanker was loaded with 1,500 gallons of petrol.
Signed T.R.P. Warren Colonel, Chief Constable.
Details from the General Order books and Thames View December 1985.