Category: Callouts

Callout 5: 25 May 2008

17:00. A casualty with a lower leg injury was escorted to Edale Cross by a Peak Park Ranger. The team landrover was used to carry the casualty down to Hayfield.

Callout 4: 25 March 2008

Called at 19:00 in response to a group of older teenagers who had reported themselves lost somewhere between Kinder Downfall and Edale. Kinder team searched the western approaches to Kinder whilst Edale/Buxton teams covered the southern flank. The group were located by a search dog in the Woolpacks area of Read More…

Callout 2: 3 February 2008

A male walker broke his ankle at Kinder Downfall. A member of the team came across the casualty whilst out walking on Kinder and called out the rest of the team directly. Meanwhile, Kinder Team Leader received the formal callout via the Peak District Controller. By coincidence he was at Read More…

Callout 1: 12 January 2008

The year started with a call at 13:05 to assist Edale MRT / Buxton MRT joint snatch squad. A solo walker was going up Crowden Brook and had fallen about 20ft at one of the waterfalls and landed in the water. He had a fractured femur, head injury and hypothermia. Read More…

Callout 22: 21 December 2007

Called at 14:45 to assist a gentleman who had fallen at the top of Jacob’s Ladder. The gentleman was in severe pain and suffering breathing difficulties. Sub-zero temperatures added the potential for hypothermia to an already dangerous situation. An RAF Sea King helicopter was called, but was unable to get Read More…