Firefighters drop in for pre-school visit
PUBLISHED: 08:18 28 January 2015
Children and staff at Little Thetford Acorns Pre-school spent an exciting morning with a crew from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Firefighters from Ely’s fire station spent the morning teaching the little ones Fire all about life as a firefighter.
Pupils were given the chance to look inside a fire engine, listening to the siren, try on helmets and even have a go at squirting the hose.
Manager Zoe Corley said: “We have all had a wonderful morning and are really grateful to Ely fire service for visiting us – they were fantastic.
“They talked to us all about fire safety, and the children had a great time exploring the inside of the fire engine and measuring how long the hose was.
“It was a brilliant end to our 999 emergency services week in which we also had a visit from a local doctor.”
More information about Little Thetford Acorns can be found at www.littlethetfordacorns.org.uk
If you value what this gives you, please consider supporting our work. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.