Fire station open day

MILNGAVIE Community Fire Station is holding an open day on Saturday, September 1, between 11am and 3pm.

As well as a blazing chip pan fire demonstration, there will be personnel from the Scottish Ambulance Service and Trossachs Search and Rescue, with some highly-trained dogs who can locate human casualties buried under rubble or snow.

Strathclyde Police will also be there with a vehicle from their road policing section, a beat car and a cell van. Members of the public will get the opportunity to have their cycles security marked.