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Forthcoming Events

Forthcoming Museum Events

 

2017 EVENTS 

WEEKLY OPEN DAYS TAKE PLACE EVERY FRIDAY (except Bank Holidays) and MONTHLY (SUNDAY) OPEN DAYS ARE ON THE FIRST SUNDAY IN THE MONTH (SEE "VISITING THE MUSEUM"); "THEMED" OPEN DAY EVENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AS THEY BECOME CONFIRMED - WATCH THIS SPACE 

 

SUNDAY 6th AUGUST :  Monthly Open Day

SUNDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER: Monthly Open Day

SUNDAY 1st OCTOBER:  Monthly Open Day

SUNDAY 5th NOVEMBER : Monthly Open Day

SUNDAY 3rd DECEMBER: Christmas Open Day with Santa 

LOOK OUT ALSO FOR THE MUSEUM'S FIRE APPLIANCES, CREW AND SALES STALLS AT OTHER LOCAL EVENTS IN THE AREA. CONFIRMED ATTENDANCES WILL BE POSTED ON THIS PAGE AS THEY ARE ANNOUNCED. EVENTS CONFIRMED SO FAR

SATURDAY 19th AUGUST: Bolton Fire Station Open Day

FRI 11th/SAT 12th AUGUST : Rochdale "Feelgood" Festival

SATURDAY 16th SEPTEMBER: Oldham Fire Station Open Day

SATURDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER: Rochdale Fire Station Open Day

Mission Statement

”To explore, preserve and make accessible the history of fire, fire engineering and the fire and rescue services in the Greater Manchester region and, through our collections and resources, to further the education and promotion of fire safety in the community.”

Fund Raising

The Museum is currently trying to raise £100,000 towards the next stage of our major relocation project. Can you help by means of a donation to our Paypal account ? If so, click the DONATE button now. Thank you!

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