Duke of York – Official YAA Opening

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Duke of York – Official YAA Opening

HRH The Duke of York the royal Patron to the charity officially opened the new state of the rapid response base which is at the centre of the Yorkshire Air Ambulances operations.

Always a pleasure working with YAA who are kinda my businesses chosen charity…

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The Duke of York unveiling the official plaque along with Peter Sunderland and Lord St Oswald.

 “You can be assured of my wholehearted support because I believe totally in this outstanding service.” HRH The Duke of York.

The Duke, a former Naval helicopter pilot and instructor, toured the purpose-developed Air Support Unit in the grounds of the Nostell Estate meeting YAA crew, paramedics, supporters and staff.

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(L-R) YAA Chairman Peter Sunderland, Vice Chairman Bruce Burns, Cpt Andy Lister & HRH The Duke of York in discussion on how the facility is used and utilized by the ambulance service.

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Have to say that the lighting inside the hanger proved to be awkward in filtering out unwanted colour casts….

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A pleasure to help document the official opening for YAA…

Jona