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16 October 2017, 15:00 | Updated: 2 November 2017, 15:29
We all need reminders for testing smoke alarms from to time, and Kent Fire and Rescue Service have come up with a genius method of doing so.
They have come up with a hilarious homage to the 1987 classic movie Dirty Dancing – with firefighter Nathan Pavey and watch manager Joanne Gilham transforming into Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey - in full firefighter gear.
What starts off as your basic Dirty Dancing parody ends with a brilliant climax, with the infamous Swayze lift being used for Joanne to press the smoke alarm's button.
The team also gave viewers some decent advice:
It's all about technique, John.— Kent Fire and Rescue (@kentfirerescue) October 14, 2017
We've never been able to pull off the move, let alone in firefighter uniforms. Impressive and informative.