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Forthcoming Events

Forthcoming Museum Events

 

2019 EVENTS 

WEEKLY OPEN DAYS TAKE PLACE EVERY FRIDAY (except Bank Holidays); MONTHLY (SUNDAY) OPEN DAYS ARE ON THE FIRST SUNDAY IN THE MONTH (except January : see"Visiting the Museum"); "THEMED" OPEN DAY EVENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AS THEY BECOME CONFIRMED - WATCH THIS SPACE 

 

SUNDAY 3rd NOVEMBER                 MONTHLY OPEN DAY   With special attendance by a 1922 Aveling & Porter steam lorry.  Don't miss this rare opportunity to see a genuine steam-powered                                                                                                              British lorry operating in full working condition.  Kindly exhibited by Kieran Yarker of Todmorden

SUNDAY 1st DECEMBER                  CHRISTMAS OPEN DAY (Subject to late change due to our major rebuilding work anticipated to start soon)

 

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. ATTENDANCES CONFIRMED SO FAR ARE :

 

SUNDAY 10th NOVEMBER          OPEN DAY, STRETFORD FIRE STATION

SATURDAY 30th NOVEMBER      SWITCHING ON OF CHRISTMAS LIGHTS, LITTLEBOROUGH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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This is a great little museum

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We had the best time visiting you today !!

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Packed with facts and fireman's poles !

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Fab place !

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What a lovely little museum this is

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Absolutely amazing