Roger: “Don’t sit in silence, don’t sit alone”

Roger: “Don’t sit in silence, don’t sit alone”

Diagnosed with PTSD, retired firefighter Roger Moore, 55, from Coventry, suffered frequent flashbacks, often visualising the horrific nature of incidents he had encountered during his career. Here Roger and his wife, Karen, share their story of how PTSD changed their lives.

Jim: The day that changed my life

Jim: The day that changed my life

Jim Walker left South Wales Fire and Rescue Service 14 years ago but is still coming to terms with an incident that led to life changing PTSD.

Up for the challenge: Andy Grist

Up for the challenge: Andy Grist

Royal Berkshire firefighter Andy Grist, 35, joined the service nine years ago. 2014 saw him tackle 14 challenges raising thousands of pounds for The Fire Fighters Charity and Camberley-based Make-A-Wish Foundation.