For readers who missed Trumpton’s schedule in last week’s edition here is another opportunity to find out where Melton’s popular fundraising fire engine is heading.
Trumpton made its first appearance at Melton’s lights switch-on event and Victorian Christmas Fayre on Friday, Saturday and Sunday but starts its journey around the town’s streets on Monday.
l Monday - Heather Crescent (5.30pm)
l Tuesday - Kings Road (5.30pm)
l Wednesday - Dieppe Way and The Crescent (5.30pm)
l Thursday - Sainbury’s (9am-2pm), Bowley Avenue and Carnegie Crescent (5.30pm)
l Friday (Dec 16) - Highfield Avenue and Horseguards Way (5.30pm)
l Saturday (Dec 17) - Market Place (9am-2pm)
l Sunday (Dec 18) - Old Dalby and Queensway (5.30pm)
l Monday (Dec 19) - Lidl (9am-2pm) and Baldocks Lane (5.30pm)
l Tuesday (Dec 20) - B&H Midland Services (9am-2pm), Wymondham Way and Laycock Avenue (5.30pm)
l Wednesday (Dec 21) - Morrisons (9am-2pm), Stirling Road to Welby Lane (5.30pm)
l Thursday (Dec 22) - Tesco (9am-2pm) and Edendale Road (5.30pm)
l Friday (Dec 23) - Morrisons (9am-2pm)
l Saturday (Christmas Eve) - Market Place (9am-2pm)
If for some reason Trumpton can’t turn up to your street on the night allocated, it will try wherever possible to rearrange.
Last year’s (2015) Trumpton appeal raised a record-breaking £6,664.
For more information visit Trumpton’s Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/trumpton.melton?fref=ts