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Rescue Services Day 2018


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Scores of displays and demonstrations will be held on Burnham seafront and beach from 10am to 4pm on Sunday August 19th 2018 - with displays of hovercrafts, lifeboats, ambulances, fire engines and more.

The event, also known as the ESCAPE Day (the Emergency Services Community Awareness and Promotion Event), will see over 20 different emergency groups taking part, including BARB Search and Rescue, Burnham Coastguards, Burnham RNLI, St John Ambulance, Devon and Somerset Fire Service, Police, Police Cadets, British Red Cross, Freewheeler Blood Bikes, NHS Ambulance Service, NHS and SCC Road Safety.(all TBC)

Vehicles and teams from each service will be on hand during the day and life-saving demonstrations will take place in the sea and on the beach, giving spectators a unique chance to see their work up-close.

All subject to change without prior notice and operationally dependant.