1296

Saturday, 24 October 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 14:16 on Saturday 24th October Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist a walking group of 4 above Green Withens Reservoir. One of the group had injured their ankle and was in considerable pain.
 
A CVSRT Cas Carer was first on scene and the ankle was splinted and pain relief administered. Other members of the party were walked off the hill with team members.
 
The casualty was packaged onto a stretcher and carried off the hill to the waiting ambulance.
 
Oldham MRT had also been called to this incident and assisted CVSRT.
 
#1296 Sam Hill, Rishworth

14:16 Sat 24th Oct 2020

Duration 3 hrs and 20 mins

In Attendance;

24 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs Meg and Wyn

YAS

North West Ambulance Service (NWAS)

OMRT

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 24 October 2020
  • Location Sam Hill, Rishworth
  • Grid Reference SD 99070 16900
  • Latitude 53.648603
  • Longitude -2.0155441
  • Man Hours 105.5
  • Members In Attendance 24
Published in Incidents

1295

Friday, 23 October 2020
At 15:19 on Wednesday 21st October Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a 73 year old male who became unwell whilst out walking on Bingley Moor.
 
CVSRT were first on scene who provided some additional warm clothing and assessed the casualty who, following some rest, was able to be assisted off the hill on foot. 
 
Upon the arrival of YAS a further assessment was completed and the casualty remained able to complete the journey off the moor on foot. 
 
Additional CVSRT team members remained at the RV until the casualty was safely off the moor in case further assistance was required. 
 
#1295 High Two Stoops, Bingley
15:19 Wed 21st Oct 2020

Duration 2 hrs 1 min

In attendance;

19 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 21 October 2020
  • Location High Two Stoops, Bingley
  • Grid Reference SE 14200 42200
  • Latitude 53.875809
  • Longitude -1.7855030
  • Man Hours 39.1
  • Members In Attendance 19
Published in Incidents

1294

Friday, 23 October 2020
At 13:15 on Wednesday 21st October 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 Ovenden Moor, sustaining a right ankle injury and also experiencing breathing difficulties.
 
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care.  Following the arrival of CVSRT the injured ankle was placed in a splint then the casualty was packaged onto a stretcher and transferred to the awaiting ambulance.
 
#1294 Ovenden Moor
13:15 Wed 21st Oct 2020

Duration 2 hrs 3 mins

In attendance;

17 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs Meg and Wyn

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 21 October 2020
  • Location Ovenden Moor
  • Grid Reference SE 06654 22164
  • Latitude 53.695874
  • Longitude -1.9006991
  • Man Hours 37.5
  • Members In Attendance 17
Published in Incidents

1293

Sunday, 18 October 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 15:35 on Saturday 17th October Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of two females who had fallen from their horses whilst out riding near Clockface Quarry, Scammonden Bridge. 
 
CVSRT and a member of UWFRA were first on scene and provided initial medical care. 
 
Due to the potential for two stretcher evacuations a call was made to our neighbouring team, Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (HVMRT), to be placed on standby should we need additional assistance. 
 
The first casualty had suffered a head injury and was in some pain, whilst the second casualty had suffered a leg injury. 
 
Following further treatment and assessment by team members, including a team paramedic, one casualty was able to be assisted off the hill on foot and the second casualty was packaged onto a stretcher and carried to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
HVMRT members were not required and were stood down. Thank you for being available to assist. 
 
#1293 Clockface Quarry
15:35 Sat 17th Oct 2020
Duration 2 hrs 56 mins

In attendance;

27 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg

1 UWFRA

YAS

HVMRT (standby)

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 17 October 2020
  • Location Clockface Quarry
  • Grid Reference SE 04715 16952
  • Latitude 53.649051
  • Longitude -1.9301391
  • Man Hours 74.1
  • Members In Attendance 26
Published in Incidents

1290

Saturday, 03 October 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
At 13:46 on Thursday 1st October 2020 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 suffered a hip injury whilst
playing golf at Holywell Green Golf Course. 
 
YAS who were first on scene provided initial medical care.  Upon arrival of CVSRT and once comfortable the casualty was immobilised in a specialist vacuum mattress, packaged in a winter casualty bag and stretchered from the golf course to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1290 Holywell Green Golf Course

13:46 Thu 1st Oct 2020

Duration 3 hrs and 28 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Wynn

YAS

 

Additional Info

  • Date Thursday, 01 October 2020
  • Location Hollywell Green Golf Course
  • Grid Reference SE 08389 20419
  • Latitude 53.680169
  • Longitude -1.8744671
  • Man Hours 35.7
  • Members In Attendance 15
Published in Incidents

1289

Wednesday, 30 September 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 17:05 on Monday 28th September 2020 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 from her horse in the woods near Esholt.
 
YAS who were first on scene provided initial medical care. Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was packaged, transferred onto a stretcher and carried out through the woods to the awaiting ambulance.
 
CVSRT continue to adhere to all recommended COVID-19 protocols with members wearing additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), decontaminating all kit used before leaving site and cleaning out each vehicle once returned back to base.
 
#1289 Esholt
17:05 Mon 28th Sep 2020
Duration 3 hrs and 45 mins
In attendance;
18 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Wynn
YAS
Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA)

Additional Info

  • Date Monday, 28 September 2020
  • Location Esholt
  • Grid Reference SE 17742 39822
  • Latitude 53.854330
  • Longitude -1.7317736
  • Man Hours 59.5
  • Members In Attendance 18
Published in Incidents

1288

Thursday, 24 September 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
At 14:36 on Sunday 20th September 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a 12 year old who had fallen from a rope swing.  
 
YAS who were first on scene provided initial medical care and The Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) packaged the casualty onto their stretcher.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the team supported HART evacuating the casualty to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1288 Black Carr Woods, Pudsey
14:36 Sun 20th Sep 2020
Duration 2 hrs 15 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

1 UWFRA

YAS

HART

 

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 20 September 2020
  • Location Black Carr Woods, Pudsey
  • Grid Reference SE 20247 32098
  • Latitude 53.784819
  • Longitude -1.6941905
  • Man Hours 34.6
  • Members In Attendance 15
Published in Incidents

1287

Thursday, 24 September 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
At 10:45 on Sunday 20th September Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the search for a pilot of a paraglider reported to have come to land in the woods near Heptonstall.  The informant described seeing the main body of a type of paraglider fall into the woods without a pilot.
 
CVSRT search teams and Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs and handlers were deployed to specific areas around the location of the sighting.  Following a thorough search of the agreed areas, with no person found, the team were stood down.
 
This was a genuine call by concerned members of public and fortunately no one was injured.
 
Link to the police appeal for any further information - https://www.facebook.com/WYPHalifax/posts/3622738694416574
 
#1287 Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
10:45 Sun 20th Sep 2020

Duration 3 hrs 25 mins

In attendance;

22 CVSRT

MRSDE search dogs Jack & Orion

YAS

West Yorkshire Police (WYP)

Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA)

National Police Air Service (NPAS)

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 20 September 2020
  • Location Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
  • Grid Reference SD 99015 27550
  • Latitude -2.0164150
  • Longitude 53.744324
  • Man Hours 66.6
  • Members In Attendance 22
Published in Incidents

1286

Tuesday, 15 September 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 23:51 on Sunday 13th September CVSRT received a request from YAS to assist with the locating and evacuation of a female biker who was experiencing breathing difficulties on the moors near Blackstone Edge.
 
Following a brief search West Yorkshire Police (WYP) made initial contact with the casualty, shortly followed by CVSRT members.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was placed in a storm shelter, assessed and once warmed up was able to be walked off the moor to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1286 Cloven Stone, Cragg Vale

23:51 Sun 13th Sep 2020

Duration 3 hrs 39 mins

In Attendance

18 CVSRT

YAS

WYP

National Police Air Service (NPAS)

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 13 September 2020
  • Location Cloven Stone, Cragg Vale
  • Grid Reference SD 96993 19440
  • Latitude 53.671424
  • Longitude -2.0469975
  • Man Hours 65.6
  • Members In Attendance 18
Published in Incidents

1285

Tuesday, 15 September 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
On Sunday Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received two requests for assistance from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS).
At 13:20 on Sunday 13th September CVSRT received a request from YAS to assist with the evacuation of 2 climbers who were cragfast in Otley Chevin.
 
Whilst CVSRT were en-route West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) safely evacuated the casualties to the top of the crag who were then assessed by YAS.  Following this assessment YAS were happy the casualties had no injuries.  At this point no further assistance was required and CVSRT were stood down.
 
#1285 Otley Chevin

13:20 Sun 13th Sep 2020

Duration 40 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

YAS

WYFRS

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 13 September 2020
  • Location Otley Chevin
  • Grid Reference SE 19932 44083
  • Latitude -1.6981924
  • Longitude -1.6981924
  • Man Hours 9.8
  • Members In Attendance 15
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