Sep 9 2008
Today the team received thanks from Watch Manager Neil Mercer of Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, Bolton Central Fire Station, the organiser of the World Firefighter Games (Rivington events) Triathlon on Sunday August 31st 2008. (see related news item)
Hosted by Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service, the games element that took place in Rivington was arranged by GMFRS with the team providing Standby Rescue Cover for the road cycling and run up Rivington Pike.
Watch Manager Neil Mercer in his thanks mentioned the great many positive comments received regards our teams involvement, and ended by stating “the day was a huge success, partly down to yourselves,” which is a fantastic compliment.