Full Report: Emergency exercise at Friarage Hospital

Medics, the military and the emergency services have been taking part in a major exercise to see how they would cope in the evacuation of a hospital.

Around 140 people were involved in the operation, where mock patients were rescued from a ward filled with smoke.

All of the pictures in Claire Mongomery's reports were from the staged exercise today.

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Friarage Hospital exercise

Medics, the military and the emergency services are taking part in a major exercise to see how they would cope in the evacuation of the Friarage Hospital in North Yorkshire.