NEWS BULLETIN (APRIL 2024)

Series of motorcycle safety sessions launched.

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service has announced a series of sessions to promote the safe use of motorcycles.

As part of the new Cumbria Ride Safe programme, the service is partnering with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)(north Cumbria & SW Scotland), Cumbria Police, IAM RoadSmart and BEEP Doctors Cumbria for the sessions that are held at Penrith Fire Station and Ulverston Blue Light Hub.

The sessions will cover advanced riding techniques, first aid, and scene safety at a collision.

A RoSPA / IAM delegate will then take each of the participants out on a ride to observe their capability and suggest improvements for safer riding.

The sessions will be held on the following dates, all from 10am to 4pm:

  1. Sunday, April 28 – Penrith HQ Fire Station. CA10-2FA
  2. Sunday, May 12 – Ulverston Blue Light Hub. LA12-7TU
  3. Sunday, May 19 – Penrith HQ Fire Station. CA10-2FA
  4. Sunday, June 30 – Ulverston Blue Light Hub. LA12-7TU

                                                  Please use the following link to book your preferred venue.

https://www.cumbriafire.gov.uk/news/series-motorcycle-safety-sessions-launched