Category: Callouts

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…

9. Callout Tuesday 10th February 2015

  • Type – Search for overdue walker
  • Location – Edale Rocks/Southern Edges to Edale
  • Team Members – 29, inc’ our 2 SARDA dogs + Edale MRT
  • Duration – 1 hour or 29 volunteer man+dog hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 523.5

Deputy Leader Vinny was contacted by the Duty Controller following a report Read More…

7. Callout Saturday 31st January 2015

  • Type – Ambulance Assist
  • Location – Lyme Park
  • Team Members –  24 KMRT
  • Duration – 0.75 hours  or 18 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 459.5

The team were called out at 5:30pm to provide assistance to an Ambulance Crew already on-scene at Lyme Park, where there had been a Read More…

5: Callout Sunday 25th January 2015

  • Type – Lost walker
  • Location – Kinder Plateau / Black Ashop Moor
  • Team Members –  22 KMRT, SARDA and Glossop, Edale and Buxton MRT’s
  • Duration – 4 hours or 88 volunteer man hours
  • Volunteer Man Hours for year so far – 295.5

I was alerted at 22:30 to the fact that a walker had reported himself lost Read More…

4: Callout Sunday 25th January 2015

Five members of the regional water group from Kinder & Glossop MRT’s searched a watercourse to assist Oldham, Rossendale & Bolton MRT’s in a search for a missing person in the Middleton area of Manchester. The search proved inconclusive.

Darren Wallis

Kinder MRT