Category: Callouts 2016

13: Callout Thursday 14th April 2016

  • Type – Injured walker
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team members 29 KMRT plus GMRT
  • Duration – 2.33 hours or 44.27 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man hours so far 777.02

    The team were called to assist an injured D of E candidate with a suspected lower leg fracture on Kinder Plateau. Due to the location of Read More…

12: Callout Saturday 9th April 2016

The team were called to the assist Buxton and Edale MRT’s to search Kinder Scout plateau for two walkers reported lost. On receiving further information the lost walkers were located by SARLOC on the Alport off the Snake Pass prior to the teams deploying.  Edale team then deployed and located the walkers and walked them off the hill to waiting transport.

11: Callout Saturday 2nd April 2016

• Type – Injured Walker
• Location – Kinder
• Team members 25 KMRT and SAR-H
• Duration –  3.66 hours or 91.5 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 694.25

The team were called to the assistance of a female walker who had fallen and injured her arm. Having begun to deploy Read More…

10: Sarda Callout 29th March 2016

One of the team’s search dogs, Dolly,  and her handler were called to Assist Derby and Buxton Mountain Rescue Teams to search for a missing 83 year old man in the Youlgreave area of Derbyshire. Unfortunately the man wasn’t located within the search areas and the police are continuing their Read More…

9: Callout Friday 25th March 2016

• Type – Lost Walkers
• Location – Kinder Scout
• Team members 23 KMRT
• Duration –  3 hours or 69 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 602.75

The team were contacted to locate a party of walkers who were unsure of their position and ability to get down off the plateau. Read More…

6, 7 & 8 : Snow Callouts Friday 4th March

• Type – Ambulance assist callouts due to adverse weather
• Locations – i. Coombes Edge, ii. New Mills, iii. Charlesworth
• Team members 20 KMRT plus Glossop Team for i. and iii.
• Duration –  3.5 hours or 70 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 535.75

It was inevitable we would Read More…

5: Callout Thursday 3rd March 2016

• Type – 2 x Lost/Missing persons
• Location – Kinder Scout
• Team members 18 KMRT, 1 SARDA plus Glossop, Buxton & Edale teams
• Duration –  2 hours or 36 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 465.75

The team were called out by Cheshire Police shortly before 2pm, for two Read More…

4: Callout Saturday 27th February 2016

The team were called by NWAS to assist a person stuck in mud to their waist. As information was being passed to the Team Leader, the job was stood down as other units had been able to attend and free the person.

Time: 15 minutes

Volunteer man hours so far: 429.75 hours

Neale Read More…

3: Callout Sunday 31st January 2016

• Type – Missing vulnerable
• Location – Nantwich, Cheshire
• Team members 33  KMRT, 1 SARDA, Cheshire SAR, Staffordshire SAR, Merseyside SAR, NEWSAR and Cheshire Police
• Duration –  9 hours or 297 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 429.5

We were due to take part in a major joint exercise in Delamere Read More…

2: Callout Saturday 23rd January 2016

• Type – Missing vulnerable
• Location – Woodbank Park, Stockport
• Team members 24  KMRT and 4 SARDA
• Duration –  2 hours or 48 volunteer man hours
• Volunteer Man hours so far 132.5

Half an hour after getting home from job 1, and just into my much anticipated curry, I was contacted by a Read More…