GNAAS crew recall schoolboy’s miraculous rescue

In years gone by, the schoolboy would not have had a chance of survival. But thanks to specialist equipment and the expertise of healthcare staff, Kacper is making a strong recovery. Last week, just two months after the incident, he walked into the Great North Air Ambulance Service base at Langwathby to thank the charity’s … Continued

Father-and-son ride out ends in crash

Pete Holland, 67, from Hexham, Northumberland, was riding along the A68, near Crook in County Durham, with his son Jim Holland when he unexpectedly came off his motorbike. Describing the incident, he said: “We were going round a slight bend, not very fast, not particularly sharp. I can remember seeing the gravel, and then the … Continued

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