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United Kingdom Rescue Organisation

UKRO is committed to improving rescue standards throughout the UK. Bringing together the UKs rescue services and developing their skills to serve the public.

We welcome you to the United Kingdom Rescue Organisation website, a quality resource for all UKRO stakeholders that includes new areas to support our continual push for Education and Skill Development as part of the World Rescue Organisation

I am very pleased to announce that the UKRO Challenge 2017 will be hosted by Humberside Fire and Rescue Service at the home of Hull City FC - the KCOM Stadium. 

With a busy schedule ahead, UKRO is supported by Avon Fire and Rescue Service for 2018, with planning already underway for the 2018 challenge. We are indebted to the continuing support of our sponsors and volunteers who are essential to ensuring UKRO continue to Advance Professional Rescue.

If you are interested in hosting the 2019 UKRO Challenge, please contact Guy Goodman

Steve Apter (Chair, UKRO)

Challenge Information for UKRO 2017 - Humberside click here

UKRO 2017 Education Information click here



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Events This Month - June, 2017

Scottish National Challenge 2017

Saturday 10th - All Day
Scottish Rescue challenge will take place on the 10th June 2017.

The event will be held at the training centre in Glasgow with trauma, extrication and water rescue challenges.

For further information please contact: Stevie Nesbit Stephen.Nesbit@firescotland.gov.uk

East Region Extrication Challenge 2017

Saturday 24th - All Day
Welcome to the information page for the East Region Extrication Challenge
Essex Fire & Rescue Service are excited to announce an East Region Extrication Challenge on Saturday 24th June 2017. This will be open to 6 external teams which may be further increased to 10 following interest levels.

The challenge will be supported by Ford who will be supplying new vehicles for each scenario, which will provide unique learning opportunities prior to this year’s National Challenge. There will be an entry fee of £200.00 per team. If you would like to attend, please register your interest by contacting Adrian Richardson via Adrian.richardson@essex-fire.gov.uk or 07801546704.

Further details will be provided on request

Future Events

Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service Extrication and Trauma Challenge

Saturday 1st July 2017 - All Day
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service Extrication and Trauma Challenge 1st July 2017

Saturday 1st July 2017 - All Day

Venue: Webbs, Worcester Road, Wychbold, Droitwich Spa, Worcs WR9 0DG

Contact: Adrian Phillips
E-mail: ajphillips1@hwfire.org.uk
Mobile: 07791778111

Avon Regional Challenge

Saturday 8th July 2017 - All Day
8th of July at Hicks Gate Fire Station, Durley Hill, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 2AF.

2 pit Heavy Rescue challenge involving LGV and PSV vehicles

Trauma Challenge

For further information please contact:

Gareth Lloyd
Station Manager, Stn 12 Bath, Operational Response
Avon Fire & Rescue Service
Telephone: 0117 926 2061 Extension: 8123
Mobile: 07789397643

West Midlands Regional Trauma and Extrication Challenge 20th and 21st September

Wednesday 20th September 2017- 1:09 am
For more information regarding the forthcoming West Midlands Regional Challenge being held at the NEC on the 20th and 21st September 2017 please contact:

Contact Sacha Quinney sacha.quinney@wmfs.net

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