Cave Rescue Organisation

Type: Organization
Name: Cave Rescue Organisation
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Walker drags himself to road after breaking ankle above Malham Cove

, ReporterFriday 04 July 2014 08:06 PM GMTNo subsequent updates have been madeThe man broke his leg in WatlowesAn injured walker in his seventies dragged himself out of a valley towards a road after falling and badly breaking his ankle.The 73-year-old ... [Published Grough - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Simon Steer takes over as head of Scottish Mountain Rescue

, ReporterSaturday 28 June 2014 07:56 PM GMTNo subsequent updates have been madeSimon Steer, chair of Scottish Mountain RescueA leader from the Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team has taken over as the chair of the Scottish umbrella organisation for rescu ... [Published Grough - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Dales walker rescued after being hit by falling rock at Gordale Scar

The woman was hit by a falling rock at Gordale ScarA walker had to be rescued after she was hit by a falling rock on a path in the Yorkshire Dales.The 53-year-old woman suffered head injuries in the incident at Gordale Scar in Malhamdale.The Clapham-based ... [Published Grough - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rescuers challenge walkers to tackle new Wharfedale Three Peaks route

, ReporterTuesday 17 June 2014 08:50 PM GMTNo subsequent updates have been madeGreat Whernside, less crowded than its better known near namesakeA Yorkshire Dales rescue team is offering walkers the chance to sample an alternative Three Peaks Challeng ... [Published Grough - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

Lost Yorkshire Three Peaks walkers guided to safety from Ingleborough

Rescuers worked out the lost walkers were at Gaping GillSeven walkers tackling the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge were guided to safety after getting lost on the hillside.The group of men and women aged between 22 and 52, called for help when they lost ... [Published Grough - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 14 2014 - Updated Jun 14 2014 - 1 reports

Climber injured in fall after rock breaks away on Castleberg Crag

, ReporterSaturday 14 June 2014 07:44 PM GMTNo subsequent updates have been madeA climber and his second had a lucky escape in 2010 when a flake came away on Castleberg CragA climber was injured when he fell from a route on a Yorkshire Dales crag.The ... [Published Grough - Jun 14 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Rescuers help woman injured on Ingleborough

CRO members rescue woman from IngleboroughA 65-YEAR-OLD woman fell while descending Ingleborough on Friday afternoonShe was heading towards Chapel-le-Dale when she slipped and sustained a shoulder and upper arm injury.She was found by some passing walkers, ... [Published Craven Herald - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 2 reports

Solo walker discovered after fall from steep Ingleborough descent

A WALKER has been rushed to hospital after falling from a steep descent on Ingleborough.The 65-year-old female was discovered by walkers after falling on the descent towards Chapel-le-Dale, at around 12.40pm yesterday.She sustained a shoulder/upper arm ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Jun 07 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Cyclists head to Craven

THE Yorkshire 101: Grand Reserve Special Edition cycle sportive will take place on Saturday, starting at 8am.The ride is just over 146 kilometres long, starting and finishing in Clapham.The route takes in 60 kilometres of the first stage of this year's ... [Published Craven Herald - Jun 03 2014]
First reported May 24 2014 - Updated May 24 2014 - 1 reports

Late night search called off after walkers turn up at rescuers' HQ

A LATE night search for two lost walkers was called off when the pair turned up at the rescuers’ headquarters.The men, aged 21 and 22, were taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks when they got lost on Ingleborough, the second highest mountain in the Yorkshire ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 24 2014]
First reported May 19 2014 - Updated May 19 2014 - 1 reports

Lost and injured Three Peaks walkers helped by cave rescuers

TWO walkers tackling the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge were helped by cave rescuers over the weekend.The Clapham-based Cave Rescue Organisation (CRO) received its first call on Saturday at 10am after a fellrunner slipped on the way down from Pen-y-Ghent ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 19 2014]
First reported Apr 27 2014 - Updated Apr 27 2014 - 1 reports

Three rescued from King Pot cave after 12-hour overnight operation

THREE cavers have been pulled from King Pot cave in the Yorkshire Dales after a 12-hour overnight operation.A spokesman for the Cave Rescue Organisation in Clapham explained a team was called out shortly after 5pm yesterday, after a 22-year-old woman ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Apr 27 2014]

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"A trip while descending steep, rocky ground can result in a significant injury."
"The casualty was eventually freed after the fissure had been enlarged, and assisted up the pitches to the surface, from where she was stretchered down to Braida Garth in Kingsdale."
"It was a very windy and muddy night and was quite a difficult rescue because of the weather.”"

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Walker drags himself to road after breaking ank... [Published Grough - Jul 04 2014]
Simon Steer takes over as head of Scottish Moun... [Published Grough - Jun 28 2014]
Dales walker rescued after being hit by falling... [Published Grough - Jun 17 2014]
Rescuers challenge walkers to tackle new Wharfe... [Published Grough - Jun 17 2014]
Lost Yorkshire Three Peaks walkers guided to sa... [Published Grough - Jun 16 2014]
Climber injured in fall after rock breaks away ... [Published Grough - Jun 14 2014]
Rescuers help woman injured on Ingleborough [Published Craven Herald - Jun 12 2014]
Solo walker discovered after fall from steep In... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Jun 07 2014]
Walkers find injured woman after Ingleborough fall [Published Grough - Jun 06 2014]
Cyclists head to Craven [Published Craven Herald - Jun 03 2014]
Late night search called off after walkers turn... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 24 2014]
Lost and injured Three Peaks walkers helped by ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 19 2014]
Three rescued from King Pot cave after 12-hour ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Apr 27 2014]
Body recovered from Malham Cove in North Yorkshire [Published Westmorland Gazette - Apr 25 2014]
Caver dies after collapsing on Casterton Fell [Published Westmorland Gazette - Apr 21 2014]
Rescuers assist 70-year-old who collapsed at Ma... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Apr 19 2014]
Woman rescued from Ingleborough [Published Westmorland Gazette - Mar 16 2014]
Yorkshire Dales walker fractures leg in fall [Published Westmorland Gazette - Mar 10 2014]
MP goes underground to promote work of cave res... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Jan 28 2014]
Cavers rescued as rising tide traps them underg... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Dec 17 2013]
Donation to Clapham cave rescuers [Published Westmorland Gazette - Dec 15 2013]
The Cave Rescue Organisation receives a vital d... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Dec 10 2013]
Kendal Mountain Rescue Team aids man with injur... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Oct 28 2013]
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