Incident 03/2016 – January 30th Sat 13.39 – Airton, North Yorkshire – Mountain Rescue

A walker (f, 69), sustained a suspected fractured ankle whilst walking with a group in fields near the River Aire. CRO responded to the casualty’s location, and after carrying out first aid and splinting the injury, the casualty was stretchered to an ambulance at Town End Farm shop, Airton for transport to Airedale Hospital. Because a second call to another casualty was received as the team arrived at the scene,…

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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 TwitterPrintFacebookemailLinkedinStumbleUpon