990
27 Jan 2017

Incident #990

Friday, 27 January 2017    Otley Chevin    
At 14:30, CVSRT were called to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service with the evacuation of a 21yo male who had fallen from his bike whilst riding near Otley Chevin. 17 team members were available to respond immediately and made their way directly to the casualty site or in team vehicles. Once…
982
11 Dec 2016

Incident #982

Sunday, 11 December 2016    Manor Heath Park, Halifax    
At 20:51, CVSRT were called to assist West Yorkshire Police with the ongoing search for a vulnerable female who had been reported missing from Calderdale Royal Hospital. Earlier in the evening the police helicopter (NPAS Carr Gate) had searched and cleared all open areas. 24 Team members with Search dog…

Incident #980

Midway through our 50th Anniversary Celebration Service in Mytholmroyd, CVSRT members became aware of a missing persons appeal issued by West Yorkshire Police for Denise Bishop, a vulnerable 38yo female, who was reported missing from Calderdale Royal Hospital. Team members immediately noticed similarities to a recent missing person search in…

Incident #979

Monday, 14 November 2016    Baitings Reservoir, Ripponden    
Whilst CVSRT were returning to the valley from Incident #978 at Shipley Glen near Baildon, Team leaders received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the search for a vulnerable missing male at Baitings Reservoir, Ripponden. Once on-scene, CVSRT were tasked with searching and clearing areas of interest.…
978
14 Nov 2016

Incident #978

Monday, 14 November 2016    Shipley Glen, Baildon    
At 21:18, CVSRT was alerted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to an incident at Shipley Glen near Baildon, involving a mountain biker who had fallen from his ride and injured his pelvis. Due to the remote location and lack of vehicle access, the team was immediately deployed to assist. Within eight…
977
09 Nov 2016

Incident #977

Wednesday, 09 November 2016    New Bridge Hall, Hardcastle Crags    
At 09:08 this morning, CVSRT received a request for assistance from a First Responder and an ambulance crew, with the evacuation of an injured lady who had fallen at Hardcastle Crags, sustaining a suspected leg fracture. CVSRT members were quickly on-scene and whilst a team paramedic assessed the extent of…

Incident #975

Monday, 17 October 2016    Eccup Reservoir    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with evacuating a casualty at Eccup Reservoir who was experiencing back spasm. Whilst en-route the team received a stand down as the casualty managed to evacuate himself and made his own way to A&E. In attendance: 11 CVSRT Duration: 30mins…

Incident #974

Saturday, 15 October 2016    Otley Chevin    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with evacuation of 71yr old female who had collapsed at Otley Chevin. Whilst en-route the team received a stand down as the YAS crew had managed to evacuate the casualty in a transport chair. In attendance: 15 CVSRTYorkshire Ambulance Service…

Incident #976

Monday, 24 October 2016    Harper Royd Lane, Norland    
CVSRT called to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service with the evacuation of a man with lower leg injury. In attendance: 22 CVSRTYorkshire Ambulance ServiceDuration: 1hrs 22mins

Incident #973

Saturday, 15 October 2016    Daisy Bank, Mytholmroyd    
Just after midnight last night, West Yorkshire Police (Calderdale Valley) alerted CVSRT to an incident nearby requiring our assistance. Yorkshire Ambulance Service were dealing with an emergency call to an injured female who was camping near Daisy Bank and had sustained a bad cut which required medical attention. The casualty…
972
12 Oct 2016

Incident #972

Wednesday, 12 October 2016    Lumb Bank, Heptonstall    
At 19:33 this evening, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service for assistance to locate and evacuate an injured mountain biker who had fallen off in remote woodland sustaining a suspected lower leg fracture. Thanks to his riding companions, the casualty was quickly located and assessed on-scene by a…
971
11 Oct 2016

Incident #971

Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team was called by Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team to assist West Yorkshire Police with the ongoing search for 60-year-old Robert Bidski, who was reported missing by his family at around 9pm on Monday 10th October. Mr Bidski was last seen in the Chickenley area,…
970
09 Oct 2016

Incident #970

On Sunday 9th October at 11:43am, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was alerted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to an incident in the Queensbury area involving a 31yr female who had slipped on the banking of a stream and had fallen heavily on her hip. First CVSRT members arrived just…
967
25 Sep 2016

Incident #967

Sunday, 25 September 2016    Page Hill, Wheatley    
Shortly after 3pm on Sunday 25th September, CVSRT was contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service with regards an incident at Page Hill, Wheatley (Halifax), involving a young male who had unfortunately fallen from a tree in woodland landing on the rocks below sustaining facial injuries. The first CVSRT members quickly arrived…
969
06 Oct 2016

Incident #969

Thursday, 06 October 2016    Black Moor, Cullingworth    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service for assistance with the urgent evacuation of a male walker who was in need of urgent medical assistance on Black Moor, Cullingworth. Whilst driving along Trough Lane near Denholme, one of our vehicles was flagged down by a passer-by who had been…
968
28 Sep 2016

Incident #968

Earlier today, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service requesting assistance with a search for a vulnerable 30yr female who had gone missing and was in need of medical attention. 12 CVSRT members with Search dog ‘Pepper’ were deployed to the location near West Bradford…

Incident #966

Wednesday, 21 September 2016    Cemetery Lane, Sowerby    
At 13:34 today, West Yorkshire Police​ alerted CVSRT to an incident involving a mountain biker who had fallen off his bike whilst negotiating a technical section of a cycle trail and fell approx. 10metres down a steep banking. Details of exact location or potential injuries were initially vague, therefore various…
965
18 Sep 2016

Incident #965

Sunday, 18 September 2016    Havoc Bike Park, Cornholme    
CVSRT’s assistance was requested yesterday afternoon by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the treatment and evacuation of an injured mountain biker. The rider was on a fast downhill route at a mountain bike centre in Todmorden when he collided with a tree sustaining several injuries in the process. 15…

Incident #964

Tuesday, 13 September 2016    White Holme Reservoir    
Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team were contacted by Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue Team, a neighbouring rescue team, to help with an ongoing search for a dog walker lost on the moors between Hebden Bridge and Blackstone Edge. The walker had lost their way during the storm that preceded…
963
13 Sep 2016

Incident #963

Tuesday, 13 September 2016    Lumb Falls, Hebden Bridge    
CVSRT were contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service, requesting assistance with an ongoing incident in the Calder Valley. A male out enjoying the good weather had sustained an ankle injury at the waterfalls known locally as Lumb Falls. 24 team members were available to respond immediately and made their way to…

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