Upcoming Events – March 2013

March 26, 2013 in Newsletters

29th March 2013 – Good Friday Walk in aid of Puttinu Cares
EFRU volunteers will be participating in the Good Friday Night Walk in aid of Puttinu Cares that will be held on the 29th March. The walk will begin at the Sanctuary of Our Lady in Mellieha and will end at the Nativity of the Virgin Mary Church in Senglea.

24th to 28th April 2013 – USAR Exercise in Calabria, Italy
A team of EFRU members will be travelling to Calabria, Italy for a combined USAR (Urban Search and Rescue) exercise. This exercise will be carried out in conjunction with several other organisations and will be a great training opportunity for all attending members.

3rd, 4th and 5th May 2013 – The Puttinu Cares Annual Football Marathon
Members of the Emergency Fire and Rescue Unit will be providing First Aid and Fire Protection at the Puttinu Cares Annual Football Marathon. The sixty hour marathon will start on Friday 3rd May and end on Sunday 5th May. Members of the EFRU will be manning their post on a 24 hour basis and the unit’s ambulance will also be on stand-by.

31st May to 1st June – EFRU Cycling Tour
The EFRU are currently finalising the plans for their fourth cycling tour up to Sicily, which will spread over two days. Several members of the EFRU will be participating, whilst other members will be following the tour and be available to provide any first aid treatment necessary.