CVSRT - September 2021

1400

29 Sep 2021
#CALLOUT
 
At 13:03 on Wednesday 29th September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had slipped whilst out walking in Hardcastle Crags suffering a lower leg injury. 
 
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief.  The injured leg was placed into a protective box splint and the casualty was then transferred onto a stretcher and carried up a steep path to the waiting ambulance.
 
#1400. Hardcastle Crags

13:03 Wed 29th Sep 2021

#89 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 12 mins

In attendance;

13 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 29 September 2021
  • Location Hardcastle Crags
  • Grid Reference SD 97458 29581
  • Latitude 53.762577
  • Longitude -2.0400453
  • Man Hours 41.5
  • Members In Attendance 13

1399

27 Sep 2021
#CALLOUT
 
At 16:23 on Monday 27th September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a male who had fallen 5 metres from a crag near Turbury Lane, Greetland, suffering chest injuries. 
 
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care.  Upon arrival of CVSRT additional medical care and pain relief was provided.  The casualty was then placed into a protective vacuum mattress, onto a stretcher and transferred to the waiting ambulance.
 
#1399 Turbury Lane, Greetland
16:23 Mon 27th Sep 2021

#88 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 37 mins

In attendance;

21 CVSRT

YAS

 

Additional Info

  • Date Monday, 27 September 2021
  • Location Turbury Lane, Greetland
  • Grid Reference SE 07734 21356
  • Latitude 53.688600
  • Longitude -1.8843699
  • Man Hours 67.8
  • Members In Attendance 21

1398

21 Sep 2021
#CALLOUT
 
At 14:38 on Tuesday 21st September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had fallen whilst out walking on the Bronte Way, Haworth, suffering a lower leg injury. The lady and her husband were on holiday from Holland enjoying the Yorkshire countryside when the unfortunate accident happened. 
 
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief.  The injured ankle was placed into a protective box splint and the casualty was transferred onto a stretcher and carried a short distance to a team vehicle.  The vehicle was able to drive along the track to the road head and awaiting ambulance.
 
#1398 Bronte Way

14:38 Tue 21st Sep 2021

#87 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 2 mins

In attendance;

19 CVSRT

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 21 September 2021
  • Location Bronte Way
  • Grid Reference SE 02994 37437
  • Latitude 53.833182
  • Longitude -1.9559956
  • Man Hours 16
  • Members In Attendance 19

1397

19 Sep 2021
At 12:35 on Sunday 19th September 2021, during the search in Swillington (#1396), Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (HVMRT) to assist with the with the evacuation of a male who had fallen from a rope swing in Ledsham, Leeds.  
 
On scene HVMRT members provided initial medical care and pain relief.  CVSRT supported placing the casualty into a protective and immobilising vacuum mattress onto a wheeled stretcher who was then transferred to the waiting Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) ambulance.
 
#1397 Ledsham

12:35 Sun 19th Sep 2021

#86 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 25 mins

In attendance;

8 CVSRT

HVMRT

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 19 September 2021
  • Location Ledsham
  • Grid Reference SE 45578 29715
  • Latitude 53.761803
  • Longitude -1.3101196
  • Man Hours 30.8
  • Members In Attendance 9

1396

19 Sep 2021
At 08:58 on Sunday 19th September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (HVMRT) to assist with the search for a missing person in the Swillington area of Leeds.
 
Our thoughts are with the friends and family at this time.
 
#1396 Swillington Leeds
08:58 Sun 19th Sep 2021
#85 of 2021
Duration 6 hrs 42 mins
In attendance;
9 CVSRT
HVMRT
WYP
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Wyn

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 19 September 2021
  • Location Swillington, Leeds
  • Grid Reference SE 38528 30905
  • Latitude 53.773066
  • Longitude -1.4168930
  • Man Hours 60.3
  • Members In Attendance 9

1395

18 Sep 2021
At 12:36 on Saturday 18th September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from West Yorkshire Police (WYP) to assist with the evacuation of a male who had fallen whilst mountain biking in Havok Bike Park, Todmorden.
 
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief. Following the arrival of Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) and Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) additional pain relief was provided, the casualty was then placed in a protective and immobilising vacuum mattress onto a wheeled stretcher and carried out of the bike park to the awaiting Air Ambulance.
 
We wish the casualty all the best for their recovery. 
 
#1395 Havok Mountain Bike Centre

12:36 Sat 18th Sep 2021

#84 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 9 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

YAS

YAA

WYP

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 18 September 2021
  • Location Havok Mountain Bike Centre
  • Grid Reference SD 90359 25536
  • Latitude 53.726135
  • Longitude -2.1475965
  • Man Hours 47.1
  • Members In Attendance 15

1394

08 Sep 2021
#CALLOUT
 
At 12:11 on Wednesday 8th September 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had fallen down a steep bank whilst out walking near Gorpley Reservoir.
 
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was placed into an immobilising vacuum mattress, onto a wheeled stretcher and carried out of the woods along a narrow path to the awaiting ambulance.
 
Thank you to the Yorkshire Water colleague who provided assistance in accessing the area.
 
#1394 Gorpley

12:11 Wed 8th Sep 2021

#83 of 2021

Duration 3 hrs 15 mins

In attendance;

12 CVSRT

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 08 September 2021
  • Location Gorpley
  • Grid Reference SD 91225 22930
  • Latitude 53.702725
  • Longitude -2.1344036
  • Man Hours 39
  • Members In Attendance 12

1391

05 Sep 2021
On Sunday 5th September Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) were on hand to provide safety cover as the Halifax Rotary Club welcomed visitors to Castle Carr.
 
The main event of the day was the running of the fountains, one of the highest gravity fed in Europe, which typically can only be seen once a year.
 
During the day CVSRT were called upon to assist a lady who had become unwell whilst walking through the castle ruins.
 
Medical care was provided and the casualty was transported in a team vehicle from the castle ruins to the gate house for transfer to the Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) ambulance.
 
We wish the casualty a speedy recovery.
 
#1391 Castle Carr
13:10 Sun 5th Sep 2021
#80 of 2021
Duration 3 hrs 25 mins
In attendance
8 CVSRT
YAS
 
Thank you to the Halifax Rotory Club for their continued support to the team and thank you to all of the visitors who wished us well throughout the day.

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 05 September 2021
  • Location Castle Carr
  • Grid Reference SE 02116 30107
  • Latitude 53.767308
  • Longitude -1.9693851
  • Man Hours 27.3
  • Members In Attendance 8

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