Community Safety Fun Day in Towcester

South Northants Council (SNC), in partnership with the emergency services, is hosting a ‘Community Safety Fun Day’ on Sunday, 23 June at the Towcester Recreation Ground on Islington Road.

Published: Monday, 17th June 2019

Running from 10:00am until 4:00pm, this free event will feature live demonstrations from the emergency services and displays by police investigation dogs; fire engines and rescue vehicles, plus local neighbourhood teams.

There will also be information stands promoting activities and clubs for young people, stalls and refreshments.

Cllr Karen Cooper, Portfolio Holder for Wellbeing at SNC said: “We are really looking forward to bringing people together for this event and sharing important safety messages, whilst also having some fun in the sunshine (fingers crossed!). 

“The day is part of our ongoing initiative to encourage our communities to work as one to solve issues and educate our young people to make South Northants a safe place for everyone.”

SNC’s Community Safety Officer Gary Crook is chief organiser, he said: “We hope this event will help bring the whole community together for some fun. As well as exciting emergency service demonstrations, including displays from the police dogs throughout the day, we will be showcasing just how many great organisations there are in South Northants for young people to get involved with.”

Organisations taking part include:

  • Sea Cadets
  • Air Cadets
  • St Johns Ambulance
  • Towcester Rugby Club
  • Towcester Football Club
  • The Scouts/Guides/Brownies
  • Towcester Boxing Club
  • Voice for Young People