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Five-year-old uses first aid training to help grandmother after fall

When five-year-old Lilly Cockburn was taught first aid at school she paid very close attention thankfully. For soon after the lesson at Hunton and Arrathorne Primary School, Lilly was able to use the skills she had learnt to help her grandmother. Janet Cook, 61, was walking her granddaughter home when she fell over hurting her […]

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Richmond Swimming Pool becomes dementia friendly

Richmond’s swimming pool has become the first in Yorkshire to be awarded dementia friendly status. And as part of Richmondshire Leisure Trust’s weekly programme it is hosting a memory café, an informal setting for people with dementia, their friends and family to meet and take part in activities. The trust received the status as part […]

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