09:00 Re-enactors arrive at Central Fire Station
09:30 Ensure everything is ready
09:45 Doors open to public
09:50 Air raid siren sounds in Fire Station – crews on alert
09:55 Bells go down – all vehicles turn out.
Red appliance leads, then K2+TP, K4 TL, Fordson EC, Ambulances.
09:57 Soundtrack starts at Council House
10:00 Convoy pauses in King Street. Bombed-out family, ARP and WVS dismount K2
10:03 Soundtrack reaches fire section. Fire video starts.
10:04 Convoy enters square. Bells ringing.
K2+TP park by hydrant far side of area
TL parks nose to Council House
Fordson and ambulances park somewhere decorative.
10:07 TL raised, hoses run out, hydrant connected. Pump starts. Water on.
10:09 Soundtrack and video finish. Spare manpower start collecting.
10:10 Mayor and councillor appear on balcony and call for help.
10:11 2 firemen enter CH, and emerge shortly leading Mayor, and carrying
Councillor, who are taken to ambulances.
10:15 Knock off and Make up.
All Clear sounds.
10:20 Speech by Mayor. All re-enactors form up for salute.
10:23 Re-enactors join in collecting.
10:30 Convoy forms up to return to Fire Station.
12:30 NFS display in Fire Station
2pm NFS display in Fire Station
3pm NFS display in Fire Station
4pm Doors close to public
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