Annual display day

Buxton’s annual Emergency Services Display Day is taking place at the Pavilion Gardens this weekend.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 7th June 2014, 9:00 am
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Locals visiting Sunday’s event will have the chance to find out more about the work of the police, ambulance, fire service, mountain rescuers and more.

Buxton and Fairfield Safer Neighbourhood Team will be showcasing how police help keep the community safe at the free event, which runs from 10.30am to 4.15pm.

There will be static displays by each of the emergency services, as well as arena displays, a simulated road traffic accident, and a fire call.

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Children will have the opportunity to try out a mock cave, climb on board a fire engine, and explore the Smoke House tent.

Among the organisations showcasing their work at the 17th annual event will be mountain rescue, cave rescue, the search and rescue dogs association, air ambulance, community first responders, red cross fire and emergency support service, neighbourhood watch and more.

Buxton’s ever-popular Billerettes will also be performing.