Category: Callouts

30: Callout 22nd September 2011

  • Type – lost walker
  • Location – Sandy Heys
  • Team Members – 31
  • Duration – 3Hrs or 93 man hours

I was contacted by the Duty Controller to ask us to search for a missing walker.

29: Callout 10th September 2011

  • Type – exhausted walker
  • Location – Edale Cross
  • Team Members – 17
  • Duration – 2Hrs or 34 man hours

I received a call from another team leader just after 9pm, passing on a call for assistance from a walker sat at Edale Cross who was exhausted and unable to continue.

28: Callout – 2 September 2011

  • Type – Injured walker
  • Location – Ashop Head
  • Team Members – 11
  • Duration – 2Hrs or 22 man hours

The team were called to assist  Glossop team, following a report that a walker had broken her leg, near to the Ashop Head.  Air Ambulance had also been requested.

27: Callout – 22 August 2011

  • Type – Walkers lost
  • Location – Kinder plateau
  • Team Members – 20
  • Duration – 10 minutes or 3.33 man hours

The team were called to assist Edale and Glossop teams following a report that two walkers were lost on Kinder plateau.

26 – Callout 17th August 2011

  • Type – walkers lost / stuck in gorge
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team Members – 27
  • Duration – 6 1/2 hours or 175.5 man hours

I had just got home from the previous shout when we were called out again to go looking for a couple who had got lost coming off Kinder from Read More…

25 – Callout 17th August 2011

  • Type – injured walker
  • Location – Kinder Plateau
  • Team Members – 17
  • Duration – 1 1/2 hours or 26 man hours

We were called out to assist an injured lady walker who had fallen and injured her finger. A doctor on scene was able to assess her injury and raised concern about her circulation Read More…