Category: Callouts 2015

Below you can see all the callouts for 2015

53: Callout Tuesday 29th December 2015

• Type – Injured walker
• Location – William Clough
• Team members 23  KMRT
• Duration –  3 hours or 69 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 2319.5

The team were requested by EMAS to assist an injured female walker who had slipped and suffered a suspected fractured arm. Hill parties Read More…

52: Callout Sunday 27th December 2015

• Type – Lost walker
• Location – Kinder Scout
• Team members –  30 KMRT, GMRT, EMRT, BMRT and SARDA,
• Duration –  5.25 hours or 157.5 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 2250.5

Whilst returning from the previous incident the team were tasked with searching for a 75 year old Read More…

51: Callout Sunday 27th December 2015

• Type –Ambulance assist
• Location – Hayfield skateboard park
• Team members – 6 KMRT
• Duration – 0.50 hrs  or 3 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 2093

We were asked to assist NWAS crew to evacuate a male with a suspected fractured leg.  Casualty transferred to the ambulance on Read More…

50+: Callout Saturday 26th December 2015 onwards

• Type – Flood rescues
• Location – Salford
• Team members – 2 KMRT SRT’s + Driver, plus many other regional MR Teams
• Duration – 12 hours or 36 volunteer man hours overall, just for KMRT
• Volunteer Man hours so far 2090

A request was originally received for our specialist Swiftwater Rescue Read More…

49: Callout Monday 21st December 2015

• Type – Missing Vulnerable
• Location – Knutsford, Tatton Park
• Team members – 14 KMRT, 2 SARDA, Bolton MRT, CSAR
• Duration – 6.5 hours or 91 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 2054

We were asked to assist Cheshire SAR with a search for a missing vulnerable in the Read More…

48: Standby Sunday 20th December 2015

• Type – Lost walkers
• Location – Kinder Scout
• Team members –
• Duration –
• Volunteer Man hours so far 1988
Team put on standby to assist Edale MRT and Buxton MRT who were searching for a group of 4 lost walkers possibly in the Grindsbrook area of kinder Scout. Team stood Read More…

47: Callout Saturday 19th December 2015

Type – Injured walker
• Location – Edale Cross
• Team members – 26
• Duration – 2 hour or 40 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 1988

The team was called to assist a female walker who had injured her ankle. With the assistance of her partner she had managed to Read More…

46: Callout 5/6th December 2015

Cumbria Flood Response

As Cumbria and surrounding regions experienced some of their worst rainfall in history, the teams from the Lake District Search & Mountain Rescue Association were all operational along with other voluntary organisations and statutory services. Following the declaration of a Major Incident, neighbouring mountain rescue regions were asked Read More…

45: Callout Thursday 3rd December 2015

  • Type – Missing vulnerable
  • Location – Offerton, Stockport
  • Team members – 20 KMRT and 3 SARDA
  • Duration – 2 hour or 40 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1911

The team were called out last night at 11pm to assist GMP in a search for a missing vulnerable person. As the team was starting to deploy Read More…

44: Callout Sunday 22nd November 2015

  • Type – Injured walker
  • Location – Bleaklow
  • Team members – 25 KMRT, Glossop MRT and SAR-H
  • Duration – 3 hour or 75 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 1871

 

The team were tasked to assist Glossop MRT who had been called to assist a male who had been walking with a group of others when Read More…