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More retained firefighters needed

An open evening is being held at Witney Fire Station on Thursday 24th April from 7pm to 8pm as part of a recruitment drive for retained (part-time) firefighters in west Oxfordshire.While there is a general shortage across the county, there is a particular need for day cover at Witney, Bampton and Burford stations.

The Witney station maintains two fire crews while Bampton and Burford have one each.

Anyone interested is very welcome to come along and to find out more, call 0800 5870 870 or contact Nick Bateman, Witney station manager, on 07775 827267.

Posted : 21/04/2008 18:58:20

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