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Preston Fire Station ‘taster’ day ahead of firefighter recruitment

Posted on - 25th January, 2019 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Deepdale, Preston News, What's On in Preston
A firefighter tackling the fire in the thatch Pic: Dave Bennion
A firefighter tackling the fire in the thatch Pic: Dave Bennion

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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is giving budding firefighters the chance to go through their paces.

An open morning is being held at Preston Fire Station.

The fire srvice is preparing to recruit wholetime firefighters in March and is running taster days for Prestonians to find out more.

Physical training instructors and the human resources team will be on site.

Firefighters in action in Stuart Road

There’s also the chance to hear from serving firefighters and see the appliances and equipment they use.

The taster day is on Sunday 24 February from 10am-12.30pm at Preston Fire Station in Blackpool Road, opposite Deepdale Shopping Park.

Read more: Glorious sunshine for Preston fire station open day

You don’t need to sign up and it’s free to attend.

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