Category: co2008

Callout 25: 30 December 2008

Called at 18:30 to help in the search for a 43 year old male lost on Kinder. The gentleman was walking the circuit of the plateau, using GPS to navigate. He got into difficulties when his GPS batteries expired. The gentleman was located uninjured around Upper Tor by Edale/Buxton MRT Read More…

Callout 24: 4 December 2008

A group of 4 walkers had set off at 20:00 for a night walk on Kinder in the snow. They reported themselves lost and Kinder team was called out at 05:15, along with Glossop team and SARDA search dogs. One of the group was located walking along the side of Read More…

Callout 23: 27 November 2008

The team was called at 07:15 to assist Cheshire police with a search for a missing male in the woodland around Alderley Edge. The search involved Kinder and Buxton mountain rescue teams, SARDA search dogs, Cheshire lowland search and rescue and the police helicopter. As a result of police enquiries Read More…

Callout 22: 23 November 2008

The team was called at 17:30 with a report of three walkers missing on Kinder. A search was launched with Kinder, Buxton, Edale Mountain Rescue teams, SARDA search dogs and a police helicopter. The helicopter reported a possible sighting of the casualties between Crowden Brook and Jacob’s Ladder. Read More…

Callout 21: 21 November 2008

Called at 15:00 to assist a casualty reported unwell at the access point below Kinder Low End. Because of worries of heart attack, an air ambulance was also mobilised. As the casualty was located by the team and assessed, the air ambulance arrived. Because the team was able to reach Read More…

Callout 20: 18 November 2008

Called at 18:00 to assist two casualties benighted in the Cluther Rocks area of Kinder after taking a short cut off the western edge path. A landrover and hill party made their way through Upper House and attracted the casualties attention with lights and sound. The hill party located the Read More…

Callout 19: 17 November 2008

Called at 14:00 to search for a walker who had reported himself lost somewhere in the middle of Kinder Plateau. Due to the poor weather conditions and the vagueness of the casualty’s location Kinder, Edale, Glossop, Buxton mountain rescue teams, SARDA search dogs and RAF Search and Rescue helicopter (Leconfield) Read More…

Callout 18: 2 November 2008

The team received a call at 13:00 reporting a man suffering chest pain whilst walking near Stoney Ford, on the Edale Cross track. Buxton team were already on exercise and so were able to provide an immediate response party to the scene. Kinder team deployed support parties staight away. An Read More…