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Wildfire Roadshow: Guildford

28th July @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Pretty pink poster to advertise the Heath Week event. Details below.
Meet the folk that fight the fires!

*** UPDATE 28th July 11:00 – No fire engine available today unfortunately, but Surrey Fire & Rescue are here and you can speak to the Fire Investigation team, pat Monty the K9 Fire Patrol dog and take a seat in Marli’s Land Rover Discovery! ***

Clamber into the cab of a fire engine* or take a closer look at one of the off-road vehicles* Surrey Fire & Rescue Service use locally. Come and meet the crews and see what new technology they’re using to fight and investigate wildfires.


  • Meet the local crew
  • See the kit used to tackle wildfires
  • Learn key outdoor safety tips
  • Free activity sheets
  • Meet your local Thames Basin Heaths wardens
  • Learn about heathland

*Emergencies permitting, the Fire & Rescue Service will have fire engines for children to clamber on!

FIND US: This event will be held near the Salt Box Road Car Park, Salt Box Road, Guildford, Surrey GU3 3LH. What3Words: meant.themes.rugs. There’s a modest amount of free parking available here.

FREE. Suitable for all ages, especially families with school age children. Drop-in anytime between 11am and 2pm. Well behaved dogs on leads welcome.


Montage of photographs of people having fun with the fire fighting equipment

The Wildfire Roadshow at Chobham Common during Heath Week


Sometimes circumstances beyond our control mean that last minute changes have to be made. Please check this website for the latest details before attending any of our Heath Week events. 

See the rest of the Heath Week programme


28th July
11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Whitmoor Common, Salt Box Road Car Park
Salt Box Road
Whitmoor, Surrey GU3 3LH United Kingdom
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