New community defibrillator and CPR training at the Knox in Harrogate

The Knox pub in Harrogate has installed a community defibrillator.
At the weekend (24 March 2018), representatives from the pub, Harrogate Lions Club and Harrogate Community First Responders came together to officially launch the new defibrillator. Both the pub itself and the 999 ambulance control room have the PIN number for the cabinet.
The unit has been installed thanks to community donations and by the Harrogate Lions Club.

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BBC Look North sofa prepare for an eight-day charity push around Yorkshire

The BBC Look North sofa, prepared for an eight-day charity push around Yorkshire, started off with a fitness test against three of the teams entered for the 2018 Great Knaresborough Bed Race.
The sofa, pushed by BBC presenters Harry Gration, Amy Garcia and Paul Hudson, took part in time and fitness trials against the beds on Wednesday 13 March at Conyngham Hall, start and finish venue of the great Knaresborough event.

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