Hundreds attend third Cromer open day

Date: 04 July 2017

Time: 15:00

Cromer open day 2017

A popular station open day raised hundreds of pounds for a children’s charity at the weekend.

Hundreds of visitors descended on Cromer ambulance station on Sunday (2nd July), which was attended by a host of emergency services.

Proceeds from a raffle and cake and refreshment sales raised more than £600 for Nelson’s Journey, which supports bereaved children in Norfolk.

Visitors were able to explore inside an ambulance, rapid response vehicle, fire engine, police van and Daisy, the vintage ambulance.

The event was attended by Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service, Norfolk Constabulary, Norfolk Accident Rescue Service, RNLI, Norfolk Lowland Search and Rescue, the Army, and East Anglian Air Ambulance.

Organiser Dale Meacham-Roberts, who is a duty locality officer for the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST), said: “I’d like to thank everyone who attended our third open day at Cromer. The sun was shining and several hundred attended.

“I’d like to thank all the EEAST staff who helped out and the emergency services and charities that attended.”

  • Summary:

    Open day raises hundreds for children's charity