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Wildfire Roadshow: Horsell

26th 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 26th July 11:00 – the unimog has arrived! ***

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 sheet
  • 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: We’ll be near the Horsell Common Sand Pit, What3Words: crush.tens.slip. Follow the surfaced path from the Six Crossroads car park on Shores Road, nearest postcode GU21 4HN. What3Words: armed.traded.half. Limited free parking available.

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 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


26th July
11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Horsell Common Sand Pit
Horsell Common United Kingdom + Google Map

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