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Accident in Cumbria

Post by Jim_MWX » Mon Jan 02, 2012 4:18 pm

I don't know any more on this than what's on this page:

http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2012/01/01/ ... -sedbergh/

Hopefully it all works out for the best (apologies if the situation has changed since this link was posted, I haven't heard any more about it)
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Post by Mark R » Mon Jan 02, 2012 6:58 pm

This has been a terrible few days. I hope that she recovers quickly.
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Post by jmmoxon » Tue Jan 03, 2012 6:59 am

Really bad, I also hope she recovers quickly.

Not quite so serious but someone also broke their foot on the Mellte on New Year's Day.

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Post by howhardcanitbe » Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:37 pm

Evening,

Whilst I appreciate that people have an interest and concern, could I just ask at the moment that you bear with us.

Thank you


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Post by Iain W » Tue Jan 03, 2012 10:13 pm

Best wishes to all concerned.

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Post by mpooleman » Wed Jan 04, 2012 3:26 pm

http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/9451870 ... man_named/

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Post by Jim_MWX » Wed Jan 04, 2012 3:31 pm

Very sad news.
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Post by Nic1234 » Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:17 pm

It's been a tragic few days for kayaking by the sound of it and has taken my back to April 2010 when we had an equally hard week for the sport. My thoughts are with everyone who has lost a paddling friend this past week and good luck in coming to terms with it all. It will hurt a lot now but it will get better I promise.

Keep smiling at the memories you have, and if you can, keep paddling, cause that's how we keep them alive x

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Post by purelandexpeditions.com » Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:23 pm

In shock when I heard of this. Our thoughts with you all. Darren, Andrea and team
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Post by Mark R » Wed Jan 04, 2012 5:54 pm

Very sorry to hear this tragic news.

Our thoughts are with her family and friends, and with those whom she was paddling with.
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Post by Wide Eyed Kayaking » Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:08 pm

Our thoughts are with her family and friends.

She was a good friend and will be missed by many. I would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to all the emergency services that where involved. They do a phenomenal job day after day and should not go unrecognised.

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Post by celticyorkie » Wed Jan 04, 2012 7:42 pm

Condolances to her Family, friends and members of YCC . I feel so sad for everyone for the loss of a wonderful lady.

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Post by howhardcanitbe » Thu Jan 05, 2012 11:24 am

Morning,

I have been asked to clarify that the press reports of the incident being on Hobdale Beck are incorrect, this incident took place on the Rawthey, a minor point I know but for the sake of clarity and accuracy.

Can I thank everyone for their kind words and thoughts.

A daughter, a wife, a mother and a friend, a kind and gentle person.

I'll miss you Kate.

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Post by beerbird » Mon Jan 09, 2012 10:14 am

Please listen, Radio York breakfast show 9/1/12, from 36:20 mins in

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p002fg04

Then please go to

http://www.uktransplant.org.uk/ukt/how_ ... _donor.jsp

and make sure you are registered as an organ donor.If you think you're registered but not sure how up-to-date your records are you can update using the same form.

Kate and Paul, you are wonderful. xx

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Post by janet brown » Mon Jan 09, 2012 7:59 pm

Kate and Paul

Thank you so much from someone who knows of people waiting for heart transplants.

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Post by Lowri Davies » Thu Jan 12, 2012 12:13 am

Dear all at YCC, I'm so sorry for your loss. I am think of you all, and send all my love.. especially to Paul and everyone who was paddling that day.

Kate was a lovely, bubbly person who was one of the people who helped to start me out in paddling. In fact it was on a lakes trip that I really got to know her. She was enthusiastic and fun-loving and achieved some inspirational things. I am deeply shocked and saddened by this news. I am sorry I cannot be there on Jan 18th, but I will be thinking of Kate and you all on that day, sending my love from the other side of the world.

Rest in Peace, Kate.

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