Events and Campaigns

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

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September 2017

Car Wash at Saltash Community Fire Station

9 September - 10am - 3pm

Firefighters from Saltash Community Fire Station are holding a car wash event on Saturday 9 September 2017, starting at 10am. Come and meet your local firefighters, and of course your chance to get your car gleaming all whilst raising money for The Fire Fighters Charity. 

Car Wash and Family Fun Day at Launceston Community Fire Station

9 September - 10am - 3pm

Launceston Community Fire Station are holding a car wash and family fun day event on Saturday 9 September 2017, starting at 10am. Come and meet your local firefighters, have a tour of the station and 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 an assortment of activities, plus a huge raffle and of course your chance to get your car gleaming all whilst raising money for The Fire Fighters Charity. 

Car Wash at Wadebridge Community Fire Station

9 September - 10am - 3pm

Firefighters from Wadebridge Community Fire Station are hosting a car wash event on Saturday 9 September 10:00 - 13:00, in aid of The Fire Fighters Charity. Please feel free to come along and get that car of yours gleaming for a donation to the charity, by your very own local Fire Fighters.

Car Wash at Callington Community Fire Station
16 September - 1pm - 5pm

Firefighters from Callington Community Fire Station are holding a car wash event on Saturday 16 September 2017, starting at 1pm. Come and meet your local firefighters, and of course your chance to get your car gleaming all whilst raising money for The Fire Fighters Charity. 
Car Wash and coffee morning at Newquay Community Fire Station 
16 September - 10am - 2pm

Firefighters from Newquay Community Fire Station are holding a charity car wash in aid of The Fire Fighters Charity. This will be held at the station at 10am - 2pm. Feel free to head down and get that car or van of yours sparkling, by your very own local firefighters for a donation to The Fire Fighters Charity. Also come along to have a lovely cup of coffee and cake.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Torpoint 

19 September - 9am - 12pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event at Torpoint Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.
Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Looe 
19 September - 1pm - 4pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event at Looe Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.
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Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Camelford
26 September - 9am - 12pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event at Camelford Library and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.
Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Bodmin 
26 September - 1pm - 4pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in Bodmin at the Council Offices at Chy Trevail and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.
Car Wash at Bodmin Sainsburys
30 September - 10am - 3pm

Firefighters from Bodmin Community Fire Station are holding a car wash event on Saturday 30 September 2017, starting at 10am in the car park of Bodmin Sainsburys. Come and meet your local firefighters, and of course your chance to get your car gleaming all whilst raising money for The Fire Fighters Charity. 
On-call firefighter recruitment event - Penzance

30 September - 10am - 12pm

Firefighters at Penzance Community Fire Station are holding a recruitment awareness event on 30 September 2017, starting at 10am - 12pm. The morning will include a presentation where you can ask questions and we will provide answers as best we can. An opportunity for you to undertake and try out the progressive multi stage fitness test (bleep test) will be offered, 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
  • Presentation 
  • Bleep test and physical tests
  • Question and answer session

For further information, contact The Info Hub:

Mobile: 07976462735
Email: infohub@fire.cornwall.gov.uk 

Car Wash at St. Columb Community Fire Station 
30 September - 10am - 1pm

Firefighters at St. Columb Community Fire Station are holding a charity car wash in aid of The Fire Fighters Charity. This will be held at the station at 10am - 1pm. Feel free to head down and get that car or van of yours sparkling, by your very own local firefighters for a donation to The Fire Fighters Charity.

October 2017

Open Day at Liskeard Community Fire Station 

1 October 10am-2pm

Firefighters from Liskeard Community Fire Station are holding their open day event on Sunday 1 October 2017, starting at 10am. Come and meet your local firefighters, Blaze Bear, see live drills and enjoy a BBQ! All welcome!

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Penryn

3 October - 9am - 12pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in Penryn Town Hall and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Helston

3 October - 1pm - 4pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in Helston Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - St. Ives

10 October - 9am - 12pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in St. Ives Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - Redruth

3 October - 1pm - 4pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in Redruth Community Centre and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - St. Austell

17 October - 9am - 12pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in St. Austell Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

Free Electric Blanket Testing and Winter Safety Advice - St. Mawes

17 October - 1pm - 4pm

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket? Come along to the event in St. Mawes Community Fire Station and have it checked for FREE.

Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service will be on hand to offer advice on fire safety around your home, along with Devon and Cornwall Police and Community Energy Plus.

There's no need to book, just turn up at the event and we'll have it checked while you wait. If you have 5 or more blankets to check we can collect and return these for you the same day if you are unable to get to the event. Please contact 01208 893133 to arrange this.

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.