CVSRT - November 2022


29 Nov 2022
At 14:18 on Sunday 27th November 2022, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request to support Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (HVMRT) and West Yorkshire Police (WYP) with a search for a missing person in Batley near Leeds.
As teams were deployed to search agreed areas, WYP confirmed the person had been found safe and well.
A special thank you to Dawatal Islam Mosque for their hospitality, allowing us to use their car park and providing much welcome hot drinks and biscuits.
#1484 Assist HVMRT With Search In Batley
14:18 Sun 27th Nov 2022
#No 66 of 2022
Duration 4 hrs 42 mins
In attendance;
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs Meg and Wyn
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS)

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 27 November 2022
  • Location Batley
  • Grid Reference SE 24831 24783
  • Man Hours 62.7
  • Members In Attendance 14


01 Nov 2022
At 13:28 on Tuesday 1st November 2022, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the extraction of a female who had fallen whilst out walking in Shibden Head, suffering a back injury.
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief.  The casualty was then placed into an immobilising and protecting vacuum mattress and a warming winter casualty bag, transferred onto a stretcher and carried out of the woods to the awaiting ambulance. 
We wish the casualty well with their recovery. 
#1483 Shibden Head

13:28 Tue 1st Nov 2022

#No 65 of 2022

Duration 2 hrs 32 mins

In attendance;



Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 01 November 2022
  • Location Shibden Head
  • Grid Reference SE 10035 27367
  • Latitude 53.742590
  • Longitude -1.8493241
  • Man Hours 37.9
  • Members In Attendance 15

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