Events and Campaigns

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service hold many community events and campaigns throughout the year. 

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August 2017

Open Day at Penzance Community Fire Station
19 August 2017 - 10am to 2pm
Come along to the Penzance Community Fire Station open day on Sat 19 August, where you will have the chance to meet the crew, tour the station and appliances and watch a demo or two!
Charity 6-a-side Cricket match
20 August 2017 - 12pm

Wadebridge Community Fire Station are holding a charity 6 a-side cricket match on Sunday 20 August. Lots of cricket, food and fun for the whole family! £18 per team, includes BBQ, kids play area and bar. All proceeds to The Fire Fighters Charity. For further details call Tim on: 07850 039 643. 
Open day at Mullion Community Fire Station

24 August 2017 - 6pm

Firefighters from Mullion Community Fire Station are hosting an open day at the station on 24 August 2017 from 6pm. There will be fun for all the family including a BBQ, raffle and stalls and the crew will demonstrate what it's like to cut up a car using specialist equipment.

Cake and Chatter Fundraiser at Saltash Community Fire Station

24 August 2017 - 3pm - 6pm

A fundraising event is being held at Saltash Community Fire Station in aid of the local emergency services who attended a recent tragic accident which involved a local mother and her son loosing their lives. 

People from the local community are using the station to raise money on their behalf for their charities, as a thank you for their continued hard work and dedication to the community. 

All monies will be split between the following services own charities:

  • Saltash fire station
  • Devon and Cornwall police
  • Cornwall air ambulance 
  • South west ambulance 
  • And the Hopes family. 

The fundraisers are inviting all bakers along as they are looking for cake/biscuit donations. There will be a raffle, (any donations of prizes will be gratefully received). 

There will be a emergency services themed bake off, with a prize for the winner of 'Guess the weight of the cake' and much more. 

Come and join us for a tea/coffee or squash and a slice of cake or two.

Open day at Falmouth Community Fire Station
26 August 2017 - 10am - 1pm
Firefighters from Falmouth Community Fire Station are hosting an open day at the station on 26 August 2017 from 10am. Come and meet your local firefighters, have a tour of the station and the see the equipment and all the vehicles we use. Everyone is welcome to have a look around and sit in the fire engine. To keep the kids entertained while the adults have a cuppa, we have mini firefighter outfits that the children can dress up in and have their photo taken with the crew, plus a bouncy castle. For anyone wanting to find out more about joing the Falmouth team as an on-call firefighter we would be delighted to see you and discuss the role with you and how you can apply.

September 2017

Open Day at Truro Community Fire Station
2 September - 11am to 3pm

Get it added to your diary! More details about the Truro Community Fire Station open day will be available from here shortly.
Recruitment event at Falmouth Community Fire Station
2 September - starting at 9am

Falmouth Community Fire Station are holding a recruitment event on 2 September 2017, starting at 9am. The morning will include an informal interview, which will also include an opportunity for you to undertake and try out the progressive multi stage fitness test (bleep test) so you are advised to bring appropriate running equipment/clothing with you.

The itinerary for the morning will consist of:

  • Coffee/Tea
  • Introduction
  • Station tour
  • Demonstration drill
  • Informal interviews/bleep test
  • National Fire Service written and physical tests
  • Question and answer session

You can view more community safety events from the Safer Cornwall Facebook events page, which focuses on staying safe and is supported by a range of organisations.