In pictures: Emergency Services Day in Falkirk town centre

Youngsters and adults alike had an opportunity to meet the district’s 999 professionals – and see them in action.

By Gordon Holmes
Thursday, 15th August 2019, 4:26 pm
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Emergency Services Day has become an annual event in Falkirk town centre when police officers, firefighters and paramedics let the crowds see what they do on a daily basis. Here are a selection of pictures from the event.

Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Dexter 9-week-old Jack Russell and Emma Sinclair (14). Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Martin Stuart, community first responder, and Hollie Shaw (9). Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Logan Kidd (3), Amanda Kidd (27), and Caisi Van Vuuren (7) from Falkirk. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. PC Ewan King on Fenwick (10), and PC Elaine Curran on Lewis (12). Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. PC Craig Hamilton and PC Chris Goodwin with Riley Sneddon (4), from Boness. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. PC Kim McOustra and PC Jade Hynds with Luke Van Der Walt (8), from Stenhousemuir. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Picture by Michael Gillen.
Emergency Services Day 2019 on Falkirk High Street, Wednesday, August 14. Twins Kieran and Ryan McGuire (5). Picture by Michael Gillen.