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Press Release - Summer Water Safety event in Taunton this Saturday
Posted on 12/07/2017

Red watch crew from Taunton Fire Station will be holding a summer water safety event this Saturday 15 July, at Goodlands Gardens in Taunton (situated behind Debenhams).

The event starts at 10:30am ends at 16:00pm. Run in partnership with the Royal Lifesaving Society.

Visitors will be able to experience our virtual reality headsets which features our recently launched water safety film called 'Cold Reality'. This is a virtual reality film about the dangers of cold water shock & peer pressure.
Fire crews from Bridgewater will be on a boat in the river Tone demonstrating their techniques in a water rescue situation. The RLSS will also be present giving advice on safety near water and drowning prevention.

Throwline workshops will also be taking place – so a very hands on day!
Looking forward to seeing you there.
When: Saturday 15, July.
Time: 10:30am ends at 16:00pm


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