February was a great month for the Museum, two, yes, two additions to the fleet, shipped from Gibraltar to Southampton, then loaded into a Rase trailer, they were driven up to Lincolnshire. Ibex fire vehicles made in the UK, used in Gibraltor and finally back home in...
In January the Bargain Hunt team invited us along to the Lincolnshire Showground to film a segment on the WOT1 and we were proud to show off one of our valued Vehicles. Some of the team got to watch the filming on a slightly wet day.
Read about what's happening with the Museum since the closure and all about Project Phoenix on the Museum website. https://firemuseum.uk/museums-history/phoenix/
Further works continued on Saturday, a large team presence made easy work on packing up all the extinguishers. Works were done in the Vehicle hangar to make room for the Vehicles on display in 2 Hangar so they can be put into Vehicle storage. More items were taken...
Today and this evening the Volunteers pulled together to make a massive dent in the process of packing up the rooms, the team in during the day packed up the wall of helmets into boxes, the shelves and brackets were then stacked ready to be stored. Work continued into...
It is with much regret that the Museum of RAF Firefighting located at RAF Scampton has been closed down today (21/11/16) until further notice. This is due to the MOD's requirement at RAF Scampton to use the former offices within the Annex of Hangar 2 for the Scampton...
A wet Saturday hasn't deterred our visitors from arriving in their Austin 7's and spending the day at the Museum.
The Museum was invited to display this year at this show, unfortunately we are unable to attend this year, but we hope to get involved next year, please pop in if you are in the area. Hornsea 999 Day, Sunday August 28th 2016 Come down to the seafront by the corner of...
The Museum will be showcasing again this year at the Lincolnshire Steam and Vintage Rally at the Lincolnshire Showground Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st August 2016. Please come along and see us. During the 19th-22nd we will be unable to take any bookings for a Museum...
We are happy to report we have moved up from position 10 to 9 for "things to do" in Lincoln on TripAdvisor.
Reuben aged 16 months old wants to be a firefighter when he grows up!
https://youtu.be/xKAzI8YJ6Rs Taken by the County Council Team
The Museum's WOT1 (Wartime Office Truck) will be in pride of place on the Lincolnshire County Council stand this year. Some of our other Vehicles are on show this week, including the Mk9
BRAND NEW pages added to the website today, providing information about the RAF Firefighter, from when it all began on the 1st April 1918 and currently up to 1958, more will come soon as we compile more images and detail. If you have any information to add to the...
The Museum will be showcasing some of the Vehicles and artifacts at this year's Lincolnshire Show, we hope friends, supporters and any one interested in what we are about will pop by and see us. It is always great to see the reactions of our visitors seeing and...
The Museum was awarded this week the Certificate of Excellence 2016 Award, our 2nd year running. Thank you for all our support from Visitors posting their reviews.