998
22 Feb 2017

Incident #998

Wednesday, 22 February 2017    Caley Crags, Otley    
At 15:57, CVSRT were alerted to an incident at Caley Crag near Otley, where Yorkshire Ambulance Service were requesting assistance to locate and evacuate an injured female climber who had fallen awkwardly whilst bouldering and had sustained a lower leg injury. 15 CVSRT members were available to respond instantly and…
997
19 Feb 2017

Incident #997

Sunday, 19 February 2017    Harden Moor, nr Cullingworth    
At 09:47, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 52yo man who had fallen off his mountain bike and sustained a head injury. The rider’s friends raised the alarm as he was feeling quite confused and drifting in and out of consciousness.…

Incident #996

Saturday, 11 February 2017    Stubbing Drive, Hebden Bridge    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with evacuation of two children who were stuck on steep banking above the Rochdale Canal. Whilst team members were en route to the location, we received a stand down as West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were already in attendance…

Incident #995

Monday, 06 February 2017    Cowling    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with evacuation of a 80yr old female who had fallen on The Pennine Way at Cowling. Whilst team members were en route to the casualty’s location, we received a stand down as Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association were en route…

Incident #994

Sunday, 05 February 2017    Queensbury    
CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the ongoing search for Craig Alderson who was reported missing on 20/1/17 from Queensbury. 30 team members were tasked with searching various areas of interest, however all areas were cleared and the team stood down at 9pm. Police enquiries…

Incident #992

Sunday, 29 January 2017    Gilstead Lane    
Whilst 22 team members were en route to assist with an incident at Brontë Falls near Haworth, a second callout was received from the Ambulance Control Centre asking for assistance with a 72yo gentleman, who had fallen in a wooded area near Bingley. At this point, Calder Mobiles 2 &…
991
29 Jan 2017

Incident #991

Sunday, 29 January 2017    Brontë Falls, Haworth    
At 12:20, CVSRT was called to assist a casualty who had fallen and sustained a lower leg injury at Brontë Falls. Team members and vehicles responded swiftly and headed to the casualty’s location to help. Whilst en route, a second callout was received from the Ambulance Control Centre asking for…
989
21 Jan 2017

Incident #989

Saturday, 21 January 2017    Gisburn Forest Bike Trails    
Whilst our five Probationary Members were taking their final assessment with the assistance of Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team in Gisburn Forest Bike Trails, the teams came across an injured mountain biker with a shoulder injury requiring assistance. In attendance:5 CVSRT membersBowland Pennine Mountain Rescue TeamTotal Duration: 2hrs 30mins [gmap_advanced…

Incident #988

Friday, 13 January 2017    Pool in Wharfedale    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 71yr old man who had fallen on a riverside path and sustained lower leg injury. Due to the location of the incident, both CVSRT and Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association deployed to the scene. In…

Incident #987

CVSRT received a request from Scarborough & Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team to provide flood support to the community in their operational area. A storm surge had been forecast along the East Coast and there was a high risk of flooding. Read more: Tidal Surge In attendance: 5 CVSRT members [gmap_advanced map_type="map_style_1"…

Incident #986

Tuesday, 03 January 2017    Earl Crag, Cowling    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a male with lower leg injury, however the casualty was evacuated by the Yorkshire Air Ambulance crew, so no further assistance was required. In attendance:17 CVSRT membersYorkshire Ambulance ServiceYorkshire Air Ambulance [gmap_advanced map_type="map_style_1" height="240" lat="53.882533" lng="-2.0218845"…

Incident #985

Sunday, 01 January 2017    Back Lane, Stanbury    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the search and evacuation of a 49yr old man who had fallen on The Pennine Way sustaining a lower leg injury. The man was believed to be approximately 1 mile along The Pennine Way from Upper Heights Farm. Whilst…

Incident #984

Friday, 23 December 2016    Watty Terrace, Todmorden    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service and West Yorkshire Police to assist a female walker who had fallen and injured her leg. The casualty had fallen whilst dog walking and could not place weight on her right leg. A neighbour and three police officers managed to move the…

Incident #983

Wednesday, 14 December 2016    Clough Lane, Mixenden    
CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the search of a vulnerable 27yo male who had left his home address in a distressed condition. All areas tasked by the police were cleared and the team stood down and returned to base at 04:30am then onward to…
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…

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