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

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Apply Now to Host UKRO Challenge 2019

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)

Registration and Challenge Information for UKRO 2017 - Humberside click here


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All Wales Extrication Challenge 2017

Saturday 22nd April 2017 - All Day
All Wales Fire & Rescue Service Extrication Challenge to be held at
Cardiff Gate Training & Development Centre
Church Road
Old St Mellons


Station Manager Rick Evans Planning & Partnerships Manager 01443 232914
Susanne Avery Event Co-ordinator 01443 232120 s-avery@southwales-fire.gov.uk

Yorkshire and Humber Regional Extrication Challenge 2017

Saturday 29th April 2017- 1:04 am
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service will host the Yorkshire and Humber Regional Extrication Challenge on the 29th April 2017.

For further information please contact:

Paul Hamer, Rothwell Fire Station 0113 2822410, 07880095487

Durham and Darlington Regional Challenge 2017

Saturday 6th May 2017 - All Day
Durham & Darlington FRS are planning to hold a regional challenge on Saturday the 6th of May for both Extrication and Trauma disciplines.

Prices will be £250 for Extrication and £50 for Trauma (inclusive of VAT)

We plan on having 1 Extrication and 1 trauma pit Assessed by UKRO.

The event will be held at: Fire Station, Green Lane, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 6RS if you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact:

Name Jonathan Robinson
Email Address jrobinson@ddfire.gov.uk

Phone Number 07773350516
Address Fire Station, Green Lane, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 6RS

Scottish National Challenge 2017

Saturday 10th June 2017 - 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

Avon Regional Challenge

Saturday 17th June 2017 - All Day
17th of June at Hicks Gate Fire Station, Durley Hill, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 2AF.

2 pit Heavy Rescue challenge involving LGV and PSV vehicles

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

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