Invite to Police and Fire Brigade Family Opening Day

Cleveland Police and Cleveland Fire Brigade are inviting members of the public to a family opening day on Saturday 13th August between .....


.....12pm and 3pm at Coulby Newham Police and Fire Station.

The event has been organised by Cleveland Fire Brigade staff and the Coulby Newham Neighbourhood Policing Team with support and donations from local businesses.

Neighbourhood Inspector Tina Notman said: “I encourage everyone to come along for a fun-filled afternoon. It’s a great way to bring the community together and for members of the public to meet their neighbourhood officers. We look forward to seeing everyone there!”

There will be plenty of activities on the day including scenes of crime finger printing, climbing walls, tombola, bike marking, fire brigade demonstrations, children’s football and the annual tug of war competition between Cleveland Police and Cleveland Fire Brigade.

 Raffle prizes include a TV, a signed football, a juice machine, crockery, health and beauty vouchers, children’s scooters, tickets for the cinema, free swimming lessons and free martial art lessons and more.

In addition to this, children’s plastic police and firemen hats will also be on sale and a BBQ and refreshments will also be on offer for everyone to enjoy.

All money raised from the food, drinks, hats and raffle tickets will be donated to Kinship Carers Tees Valley. Kinship Care is an arrangement where a child who cannot be cared for by their parent(s) goes to live with a relative or a family friend.

Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Ciaron Irvine will attend the event along with Cleveland Police Cadets, Special Constables, officers, dogs and vehicles from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit, Cleveland Fire Brigade, Royal Military Police Recruitment, North East Wasp Scooter Club, Local MPs and Councillors, MFC Foundation Kicks, the Links Project, Yesteryear Motor Club and the Royal Military Police Territorial Army.