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Our Open Days are a great opportunity for you to meet our firefighters, find out more about what we do and learn more about how you can help keep Essex safe.

We also hold charity car washes at fire stations across Essex where you can have your car washed by firefighters for a small donation. All proceeds will be donated to charity.

There is no public parking available at our fire stations.

 

August 2022

 

13 August

 

Frinton Fire Station open day

 

Find our more about your local firefighters at Frinton Fire Station's open day on Saturday 13 August, 10am to 4pm. There will be safety demos, fun and games. The fire station is on Pole Barn Lane.

 

Clacton Fire Station open day

 

Find our more about your local firefighters at Clacton Fire Station's open day on Saturday 13 August, 11am to 4pm. There will be safety demos, fun and games and special guest. The fire station is in St John's Road.

 

Corringham Fire Station open day

 

Come and meet your local firefighters at Corringham Fire Station's open day on Saturday 13 August. There will be safety demos, bouncy castle, fun and games as well as a special appearance by Marshall from Paw Patrol.

It's between 10am and 4pm at the station in Fobbing Road, Corringham.
 

 

20 August

Rayleigh Weir Fire Station open day

Come along to Rayleigh Weir Fire Station, 500 Rayleigh Road, Benfleet, Essex SS7 3TR on Saturday 20 August between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Attractions include chip pan fire demonstrations, Territorial Army, ice cream, hose spraying. Dogs are welcome.

Dunmow Fire Station open day

Between 11am and 4pm the station will be open to look around the fire engines, meet the crew and have a great time. 
 

27 August

Burnham Fire Station Open Day

Come along to Burnham Fire Station, Albert Road, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex CM0 8DZ on Saturday 27 August between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Chelmsford Fire Station Open Day

Come along to Chelmsford Fire Station, Rainsford Lane, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 2QS on Saturday 27 August between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Southend Fire Station open day

Come along to Southend Fire Station, Sutton Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 5PX on Saturday 27 August between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Attractions include:

  • Southend's Aerial Ladder Platform
  • Meet local firefighters
  • Chip pan fire demonstration
  • Candy floss machine
  • Ice cream van
  • Bouncy castle
  • Dunk A Firefighter
  • Fairground ride
  • Face painters
  • Urban Search & Rescue
  • Other Emergency Services (HART team from East of England Ambulance Service and crime prevention from Essex Police)
  • Road safety
  • Fire Bike and Car
  • Southend Airport appliance

29 August

Brightlingsea Fire Station open day

Come along to Brightlingsea Fire Station, Lower Park Road, Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0BP on Monday, 29 August between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

September 2022

3 September 

Halstead Fire Station open day

Come along to Halstead Fire Station, Parsonage Street, Halstead, Essex CO9 1EZ on Saturday, 3 September between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Maldon Fire Station open day

Come along to Maldon Fire Station, Wycke Hill, Maldon, Essex CM9 6SH on Saturday, 3 September between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Wethersfield Fire Station open day

Wethersfield Fire Station's open day is on Saturday 3 September between 12pm and 4pm. Meet your local firefighters at the station in Finchingfield Road, Wethersfield, CM7 4BN.

10 September

Ingatestone Fire Station open day

Ingatestone Fire Station's open day is on Saturday 10 September between 10am and 4pm. Meet your local firefighters at the station: 2 The Furlongs, Ingatestone, CM4 0AH

Stansted Fire Station open day

Come along to Stansted Fire Station, Stansted Mountfitchet, Stansted CM24 8AE on Saturday 10 September between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Basildon Fire Station open day

Come along to Basildon Fire Station, Broadmayne, Basildon, Essex SS14 1EH on Saturday, 10 September between 10am - 4pm to learn more about your local firefighters.

Wickford Carnival

Come along to Wickford carnival on Saturday, 10 September to learn more about your local firefighters.


 

We also advertise most of our fire service events on our Facebook page.

Click here to go to our Facebook events page.

 

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