Category: Callouts 2015

Search Dog Callout Sunday 28 June 2015

Search Dog Dolly was called out to assist Glossop Mrt to search for a missing vulnerable female. The missing person was located by the police search helicopter as they were about to be deployed.

Nick Shepherd

Dog Handler

18: Callout Saturday 27th June 2015

  • Type: Injured walker
  • Location: Kinder Edge Path, Kinder Plateau
  • Team Members: 20 KMRT, plus Helimed
  • Duration: 3.5 hours or 70 volunteer man-hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 952

The team were called to assist a walker who had fallen and injured his arm. Once on scene, he was treated and given pain relief before being Read More…

17: Callout Tuesday 26th May 2015

  • Type: Injured walker
  • Location: Kinder – William Clough
  • Team Members: 25 KMRT, plus S-92
  • Duration: 4.5 hours or 112.5 man-hours
  • Volunteer: Man hours so far 881

The team were called to assist a walker with a suspected knee injury up William Clough near the junction with the Pennine Way. Initial parties made there way to Read More…

16: Callout Tuesday 26th May 2015

  • Type: Lost walker
  • Location: Kinder
  • Team Members. 14 KMRT, plus 1 SARDA
  • Duration. 2 hours or 14 man-hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far. 768.5

The team were contacted to help locate a person missing from a group who were wild camping on Kinder. The person had left his group several hours ago but not returned. Read More…

15. Callout. Sunday 17th May

  • Type. Ambulance Assist.
  • Location. Ollersett Moor, Birch Vale.
  • Team Members. 33.
  • Duration. 2.5 hours or 82.5 volunteer man hours.
  • Volunteer Man hours so far. 754.5

Whilst finishing a training exercise we received a call to assist the ambulance service who were unable to reach an injured male mountain bike rider.
Despite some initial confusion as to Read More…

14. Callout. Friday 10th April

  • Type. Search for missing walkers.
  • Location. Coldwell Clough
  • Team Members. 1
  • Duration. 30min.
  • Volunteer manhours so far. 672

Received a call for assistance by the duty controller to search Coldwell Clough for two missing walkers. Shortly after alerting the team we were stood down as they had been located.

Howard Taylor.
Deputy Team Leader

13. Standby Sunday 15th February 2015

  • Type – Standby – Flashing lights reported
  • Location – Lantern Pike
  • Team Members – 2
  • Duration – 1 hour or 2 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 671.5

Deputy Leader Howard received a call from the Duty Controller – A motorist had called saying he had seen flashing lights on Read More…

12. Callout Saturday 14th February 2015

  • Type – Search – Benighted walkers on Kinder
  • Location – Kinder Downfall / Kinder Gates
  • Team Members – 27 plus SARDA dog KT
  • Duration – 5 hours or 135 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 669.5

Continuing with our run of callouts so far this year, the team were contacted Read More…

10. SARDA Callout Tuesday 10th February 2015

  • Type – SARDA search assistance for Edale MRT
  • Location – Ollerbrook Clough / Hope Cross
  • Team Members – 2 KMRT SARDA dogs, Driver + Edale MRT
  • Duration – 2 hours or 6 volunteer man+dog hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 529.5

Whilst our team were dealing with incident number 9 on Kinder, Read More…