Sponges at the ready for charity car wash

Firefighters at Kingswood Fire Station will have buckets and sponges at the ready this weekend as they take part in a charity car wash.

The fundraiser takes place from 10.00hrs until 14.00hrs this Saturday, 24 September, at the Tenniscourt Road fire station.

Crews will be raising money for two charities; The Fire Fighters Charity and The Lagans Foundation.

The Fire Fighters Charity provides support services and treatment to serving and retired members of staff from UK fire and rescue services.

The Lagans Foundation provides home respite and support services for young children with heart defects or feeding issues.