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Open Wheel to Support CRO again this Year

We are lucky to be supported by a donation from ‘Open Wheel’ and in return we help them with some of their logistics. What is Open Wheel? see their website here>> 30th April 2016 “Great route, great food, great vibe” The West Riding Classic is a 33, 60 and 75 mile sportive in the Yorkshire Dales. A non-competitive road cycle ride over the beautiful hills and valleys of the Yorkshire…

Incident 02/2016 – January 16th Sat 17.08 – Clapham – Settle area

A walker (m, 40) was reported overdue, five hours after setting off to walk the 7 miles along roads from Clapham Station to Settle, in light snow conditions. His family had done one sweep of the roads and CRO members had begun a second, when he turned up at his week-end accommodation, not far from Clapham Station. Volunteer Hours – 8 TwitterPrintFacebookGoogle+emailLinkedinStumbleUpon

CRO are Revisited by Bristow Helicopter

An HM Coastguard search and rescue helicopter, operated by Bristow’s, arrived at Ribblehead today as part of a practice with CRO. Bristow’s last attended an incident with CRO on 15th November, when their aircraft developed a fault and had to be rescued itself (see recent incident report) By way of thank you to CRO for their help, Bristow’s recently made a significant donation to the team.     TwitterPrintFacebookGoogle+emailLinkedinStumbleUpon

Incident 01/2016 – January 3rd Sun 13.02 – Lane near Scar End, Ingleton

A walker (m, 47) slipped on the track between Kingsdale and Twisleton Hall, sustaining a painful knee / upper leg injury. He was very cold and, after the leg was splinted and he was given pain relief, he was taken by CRO Land Rover to be handed over to YAS paramedics and transported to hospital in their road ambulance. Volunteer Hours – 7.5 TwitterPrintFacebookGoogle+emailLinkedinStumbleUpon