Sandbach Fire Station History

Sandbach fire station opened 21st June 1961 by Alderman F D Gee (Chairman of County Fire Brigade committee)

Awards and competitions attended:

  • CACFOA first aid competition individual winner 1998

  • Firefest 1993 50th anniversary participation award

  • CACFOA quiz winners 1997

  • Technical quiz winners 1995

  • North West region challenge 2007

  • Cheshire Fire 5-a-side winners

  • CFS 5-a-side winners 2004

  • Sandbach cricket club tug of war champions

  • National Firefighters quiz, district third 1997

  • Royal society for the prevention of cruelty to animals - awarded after attempting to rescue a dog from a pit in Malkins Bank, Sandbach, Cheshire, 27th March 1964

  • Royal society for the prevention of cruelty to animals - Commendation. Rescue a horse which jumped into the Trent Mersey Canal, Mill Lane, Moston, 13th February 1997

Individual Awards

  • Cross Country Championships 2003 - ladies 1st place

  • Track and Field Championships 2003 - 3000m ladies

  • Track and Field Championships 2003 - 800 meter ladies

Last updated: Thursday 10 September 2015