DAYS before Christmas a Bolton schoolgirl was presented with an iPad after winning it as part of Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service's (GMFRS) Bonfire Night safety campaign.
Treacle competition winner, Rebecca Downs-Ford was given her prize by ACFO Peter O'Reilly, Borough Manager Ian Bailey and the Bolton Community Safety team during a special assembly on Thursday, December 19.
ACFO O'Reilly said: "It's fantastic that Rebecca has won our Treacle iPad competition and all because she learnt about having a safe and happy Bonfire Night from GMFRS.
"I'd like to say thank you to the thousands of young people who entered and I'm pleased to say that this year we had one of the safest and quietest Bonfire Night's in recent years, with very few injuries.
"That was undoubtedly down to the hard work of GMFRS firefighters and community safety teams, Treacle campaign partners and young people like Rebecca, who listen and take heed of Bonfire safety advice."
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