Emergency services to stage exercise tonight

Don’t be alarmed if you see ‘blues and twos’ rushing to an incident at BAE Systems tonight.

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The council are advising that an exercise is being staged in Cowes tonight to test the response of the IW Fire & Rescue, Ambulance and Police services to a major incident.

They say there may be some noise from sirens and generators at the BAE Systems site between 5.45pm and 9.30pm as a result of the exercise.

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Tuesday, 5th March, 2013 11:33am

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  1. vanessa churchman's comment not rated yet. Add your vote Vote +1 Vote -1

    5.Mar.2013 10:01pm

    Sal – It should be “blues and 2’s”.

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