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To celebrate the 110th anniversary of the creation of the Corps, the 30th anniversary of the Fontvieille Rescue Centre, and the 25th anniversary of the Condamine Rescue Centre, Monaco’s firefighters are organising an open day on Sunday 23rd June.
The two barracks will be open to the public between 10am and 6pm, also in celebration of World Day for Civil Protection and its 2019 theme: ‘The protection of our children’.
The fun event will feature animations for the kids and workshops for the wider public, who will have the opportunity to witness dynamic rescue manoeuvres and demonstrations to showcase the many facets of the trade.
There will also be places of relaxation, and souvenirs and beverages for sale.
In addition to discovery, it is hoped that the day will encourage young people to pursue a career in the Corps.
National Council President Stéphane Valeri has visited the Grimaldi Forum to thank the team behind the screening campaign, while also encouraging more people to take the Covid-19 antibody test.
Prince Albert has been tested at a Covid-19 screening centre in Monaco to raise awareness about the government’s campaign to have as many people of the Principality tested as possible.
Monaco’s primary students made their return to school on Monday, the final group to do so in the government’s three-phase plan to lift the lockdown.
The Principality ordered some 11.5 million masks at the height of the crisis. Now those masks are being safely stored by the government for a rainy day.