Musicians fund two life-saving devices at Castleford shopping centre

Two new defibrillators have been installed at Carlton Lanes shopping centre following a fundraising campaign by Castleford Young Musicians.

Friday, 8th March 2019, 8:53 am
Updated Friday, 8th March 2019, 9:58 am
Susan Jaggar, Ralph Jaggar, Richard Forster, David Bailey, Phil Clarkson, Rodney Green & Paul Sharpe.

The devices will be accessible 24 hours a day, with one installed inside the centre and another outside.

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Coun Richard Forster, treasurer of the group, said: “We can’t thank those who have supported us enough for what has been achieved.

“We know that having defibrillators easily accessible in case of emergency can save lives so this will be a real benefit to our town.”