A FORMER firefighter will be hosting an upcoming talk about Harwich's fire brigade.

Terry McBurney will lead the “Illustrated Talk on Harwich Fire Brigade”, discussing how it started, where it was based and how it operated.

The hour-long talk will be held at Harwich Museum on Saturday, November 4, at 11am.

Seats for the talk are available, but limited. To book, send an email to groupbookings@harwichmuseum.co.uk..

Other upcoming events at Harwich Museum include a Victorian Dovercourt talk and Leading Lights into Harwich.