Northamptonshire firefighter memorial unveiled by Royal

Princess Anne carrying a bouquet Princess Anne is a patron of the Firefighters' Memorial Trust

The Princess Royal has unveiled a memorial to Northamptonshire firefighters.

Princess Anne, patron of the Firefighters' Memorial Trust, visited the 9ft (2.74m) tall granite monument at Brixworth Country Park.

She has also visited the police's new criminal justice centre in Northampton.

County councillor Andre Gonzalez de Savage said the "important" memorial recognised firefighters who served in Northamptonshire.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Northampton

Weather

Northampton

Min. Night 9 °C

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • GeoguessrWhere in the world...?

    Think you are a geography expert? Test your knowledge with BBC Travel’s interactive game

Programmes

  • StudentsClick Watch

    Could a new social network help tailor lessons to students’ needs and spot when they fall behind?

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.