Berkshire piped at post.(Brief Article)

Berkshire's team of firefighters, the current world champions, were pipped to this year's title by just hall a point in the World Extrication Championships in Dallas last month. The crew were glad of the recent heatwave conditions they had been training in as they were competing in baking sun and air temperatures of more than 100 degrees. Team captain, StnO Ian Cox, said: "it couldn't have been any closer! The team worked really well and we won one competition and were first and fifth in the two elements of the second, but when it came to the adding up of the overall scores, Tallahassee's team from Florida had half a point on us. …

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