Community fun day at Wisbech Fire Station
HUNDREDS of people descended on Wisbech Fire Station on Sunday when the doors were opened for a community fun day. A blue-light run, drink-drive simulator, rollover simulator, rodeo bull ride, donut eating competition, pony rides and a climbing wall were
HUNDREDS of people descended on Wisbech Fire Station on Sunday when the doors were opened for a community fun day.
A blue-light run, drink-drive simulator, rollover simulator, rodeo bull ride, donut eating competition, pony rides and a climbing wall were some of the action-packed activities which were on offer.
Entertainment was provided by Elvis impersonator Tony G, with demonstrations from Whitemoor Prison dog handlers and the Anne Marie Dance School.
The fun day was officially opened by professional snooker player Joe Perry, from Chatteris, and the county's chief fire officer, Tom Carroll.
You may also want to watch:
About £1,400 was raised from the community day for the fire service benevolent fund - which helps to enhance the quality of life for serving and retired firefighters and their families.
Rob Wabe, a firefighter at Wisbech, said: "Thanks to the good weather and the vast range of activities that we had on offer, this was one of our most successful open days ever.
- 1 Independent cinema forced to cancel film screenings due to vandalism
- 2 Football club ‘disappointed’ after vandals damage toilet facilities
- 3 Man assaults police officer whilst in possession of drugs on E-Bike
- 4 £330,000 fraudster burning evidence as police raid his home
- 5 'Off they go!' - family friends cycle from Wales to Wisbech
- 6 Man charged over death threats to deputy Labour leader Angela Rayner
- 7 Freemasons donate £500 each to two local charities
- 8 Fundraiser launched for funeral of woman who died of Covid-19
- 9 Photos show grim reality of life on the streets
- 10 Memorial stone for Cambridge student laid hidden in undergrowth for 80 years
"We would like to thank the people of Wisbech for taking the time to come and see us and for showing their support. We would also like to thank the many businesses and members of staff who helped make this event possible.