Category: co2011

6 – Callout Saturday 5th March 2011

  • Type – Hillwalking, lost
  • Location – Kinder
  • Team members – 24 (KMRT)
  • Duration – 2 hrs 20 mins
  • Man Hours – 56

A major search was launched involving Kinder, Buxton & Edale MRTs along with SARDA mountain rescue search dogs for two people who had called from their mobile to say that they were lost Read More…

5 – Callout Thursday 3rd March 2011

  • Type – Ambulance assist.
  • Location – Strines (between Marple & New Mills)
  • Team members – 12
  • Duration – 10 mins

The team was called out to assist North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) getting an elderly patient to an ambulance in a rural location.

4 – Callout Wednesday 16th February 2011

  • Type – Hillwalking, overdue
  • Location – Kinder
  • Team Members – 32 (KMRT)
  • Duration – 15mins
  • Man hours – 8

The team was called out to search for a missing man, who had not returned home by a pre-arranged time agreed with his family.

2 – Callout Sunday 16th January 2011

  • Type – Hillwalking injury
  • Location – Jacobs Ladder
  • Time 13:40
  • Team Members – 24 KMRT plus Buxton MRT
  • Duration – 3 hours
  • Man Hours – 72

Having just returned from a very wet and windy walk around the western edge path, I received a call from our controller to say a party of 3 were in Read More…

1 – Callout 2nd January 2011

  • Type – Hillwalking, injury
  • Location – Kinder Scout, Pennine Way
  • Time – 12:46
  • Team members – 22  (KMRT)
  • Duration – 3hrs
  • Man hours – 66 (KMRT)

First callout of the year but at least we managed to have a clear New Years Eve/day. As the duty controller’s name flashed up on my phone I pulled over Read More…