Crews make a splash for charity

The charity car wash
The charity car wash
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Firefighters in Spalding raised hundreds of pounds for charity at a popular car wash.

Crews lathered up on Saturday 26 March to raise money for The Fire Fighters Charity, which provides life enhancing support for serving and retired firefighters and their families. They raised £600 for the cause.

Louisa Thornton, development crew manager at Spalding Fire Station, said: “I’d like to say thank you to the local Halfords which kindly donated our sponges and to everyone who turned up on the day to get their car washed. We raised a massive amount of money and I really can’t thank everyone enough for helping to make the day such a success.

“All the money will go to The Fire Fighters Charity, an organisation that is very close to all our hearts in the fire service.”