Monthly Archives: August 2014

Newstead Abbey Fire Event 31 August

The East Midlands branch of the FSPG brought together a number of historic fire engines to make an impressive display as part of the Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue open day at Newstead Abbey. It was very interesting to compare modern and … Continue reading

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Woodhall Spa photos

There are some really great photos from the air raids from Mick Hill that have just been published. Saturday http://survivor79.smugmug.com/Other/AIR-RAID-at-THE-GOLF-HOTEL Sunday http://survivor79.smugmug.com/Other/THE-GOLF-HOTEL-AIR-RAID-20th Hope you enjoy them, even if you weren’t there!

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Retford War weekend, 9-10 August

We are taking the Turntable Ladder, the K2 and a couple of pumps – the Large Dennis, and the Beresford Stork, as well as the Mobile Canteen. On Saturday, we will be doing pumping demonstrations and training, and hope to … Continue reading

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