Emergency Services to hold open day

The East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) is hosting an Emergency Services Open Day at Ferry Meadows Country Park off Ham Lane, Peterborough on Sunday, June 5 from 10am to 4pm.

Saturday, 14th May 2016, 10:00 am
The East Anglian Air Ambulance. Photo: Alan Storer

Local emergency services will be attending the event, including: fire and rescue, police, search and rescue, NHS Blood and Transplant Service, SERV Blood Bikes and the air ambulance service itself.

All services will provide a display and information about the work they do and the support they provide in the region.

And Anglia Two, the Cambridge-based Air Ambulance, will be in attendance from 11am to 1pm weather and missions permitting.

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Turweston Helicopters will also be attending and will offer pleasure flights throughout the day for members of the public.

The Peterborough EAAA fundraising team will be at the Red Marquee with a tombola and information about the charity with flags and wristbands for children.

EAAA fundraising manager Chris Donaldson said: “This is a wonderful day out for all the family that also provides an opportunity to learn about the life-saving emergency services in the area.”