Fire station open day

A Bexhill Fire Station open day in 2013
A Bexhill Fire Station open day in 2013

Bexhill Community Fire Station hosts an open day on 20 September 2014.

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service organises open days are held throughout the summer across East Sussex and Brighton and Hove. They give visitors a chance to meet firefighters, learn about fire safety and have fun.

Activities for kids usually include badge making, a chance to sit in a fire engine and special appearances by Fireman Sam and Welephant.

Adults can learn about the dangers of trying to tackle a chip pan fire with water – with a dramatic demonstration, as well as get advice on keeping their homes and businesses safe.