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Ford Transit Welfare Support Unit
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No: 23974   Contributor: Barrie Green   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Ford   Country: United Kingdom
Ford Transit Welfare Support Unit

Seen at Winsford HQ this Welfare Support Unit operated by Cheshire F&RS based at Middlewich.
The front compartment has drinks making facilities, the rear contains two toilet units.
This move has become necessary due to recent Health & Safety regulations and the advent of female firefighters,
Picture added on 04 July 2010 at 07:15
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Does this mean that the Sally Army are no longer used?

Added by Adey Allison on 04 July 2010.
so in other words its just another canteen van?

Added by Sean Griffiths on 04 July 2010.
Any other photo views of this unit ? I am working on such a unit for my volunteer Fire Department. Also, information on Welfare units with other FBs.

Added by John Harris on 04 July 2010.
John...I will get some pics of the rear for you.

Sean....Canteen vans dont usually have loos in the back.

Adey.....I understand that the Salvation Army are going to crew this vehicle, nothing has been settled as yet and it is not on the run as yet

Added by Barrie Green on 05 July 2010.
Thanks Barrie

Added by John Harris on 06 July 2010.
Just noticed it's got blues, why so?

Added by Adey Allison on 06 July 2010.
God knows Adey that lightbar with amber/blues are used on the workshop fitters call out vehicles, they have 2tones also
noone has managed to exp;ain why I have never seen/heard them used

Added by Barrie Green on 06 July 2010.
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