March firefighters return from job to find hamper of goodies and heart-warming thank you card

PUBLISHED: 11:31 28 July 2016 | UPDATED: 11:31 28 July 2016

Hamper of gifts left for March firefighters

Hamper of gifts left for March firefighters


A kind-hearted person brightened up the day for firefighters in March by sending them a hamper of gifts.

The thank you card received by firefightersThe thank you card received by firefighters

The sender left the goodies, including chocolate, fruit and crisps, on the doorstep of the fire station last week.

They also left a card that “melted their hearts”.

The message reads: “To everyone at March fire station, thanks for your kindness and thoughtfulness, too. No one can do things the way that you do.”

The kind words written by a kind-hearted samaritanThe kind words written by a kind-hearted samaritan

Written inside is: “Thank you for the work that you do. Thankfully I have never needed to call you, but it is nice to know that you are there”.

One person said on social media: “These kind of gestures really warm the heart” and another added “that’s so lovely and thoughtful”.

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