The charity SARAID (Search And Rescue Assistance In Disasters) has been holding a training exercise for their volunteers at a disused hospital near Bristol.
Volunteers were shown how to rescue victims of collapsed buildings at the former Barrow Hospital.
SARAID have helped save hundreds of lives following disasters - most recenttly the Port Au Prince Earthquake in Haiti.
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A mix of some showery outbreaks of rain and brighter spells in the west feeling cooler than Wednesday.
Showery outbreaks of rain will become more widespread through today, with heavy and locally thundery downpours possible.