Incidents

  • Lamb Stuck Down Shaft Grassington Moor

    • 6th Aug 2019 Attendees: 2; Duration: 1hr 54min; Total Attendance Time: 3hrs 48mins‎
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    We were contacted by a local farmer requesting assistance to rescue a lamb that had fallen down a shaft on Grassington Moor. A small team was dispatched and the unfortunate animal was soon back on the surface, luckily the lamb was uninjured and returned...
  • Nidd Gorge, Male,Broken Ankle

    • 27th Jul 2019 Attendees: 8; Duration: 2hr 55min; Total Attendance Time: 23hrs 20mins‎
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    Call out 35 27th July The Team were called by YAS to assist with a casualty who had fallen injuring their lower leg whilst walking from Knaresborough to Harrogate along Nidd Gorge. Initially the information suggested that they were near to Bilton but...
  • Rescue Coniston Dib

    • 10th Jul 2019 Attendees: 8; Duration: 1hr 33min; Total Attendance Time: 12hrs 24mins‎
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    On Wednesday 10th July the team was called by the police to assist a female walker who had injured her knee at Coniston Dib. Unable to proceed unaided, the team assisted the walker from the dib to the entry track, where a team land rover was waiting to...
  • Rescue Swinden Quarry

    • 9th Jul 2019 Attendees: 11; Duration: 0hr 1min; Total Attendance Time: 0hrs 11mins‎
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    On Tuesday 9th July the team's assistance was requested at Swinden Quarry by the Yorkshire Ambulance, to extricate a male quarry worker who had a suspected dislocated knee, rendering him unable to exit the digger he was operating. The team was joined...
  • Caving Incident at Curtain Pot

    • 1st Jun 2019 Attendees: 0; Duration: 0hr 0min; Total Attendance Time: 0hrs 0mins‎
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    While the first incident was still ongoing the CRO received another call for a fallen caver in County Pot. The casualty was successfully brought to the surface and evacuated by Air Ambulance. And the team has the best disposable...
  • Male - Lower Leg Injury Grassington

    • 22nd Jan 2019 Attendees: 19; Duration: 2hr 57min; Total Attendance Time: 56hrs 3mins‎
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    The team was called out today to assist a local male who had slipped in the snow and sustained a lower leg injury whilst out running on the river bank near to Grassington. The casualty was treated at the scene by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS
  • Injured Male Walker - Suspected Broken Ankle

    • 19th Jan 2019 Attendees: 1; Duration: 0hr 24min; Total Attendance Time: 0hrs 24mins‎
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    During the start of a joint Casualty Care training weekend with Clapham Cave Rescue Organisation (CRO) at the UWFRA base in Grassington, CRO was called to assist a 40yr old male with a suspected broken ankle near to the summit of Pen y Ghent. Due to...
  • Ankle injury Ilkley moor

    • 11th Jan 2019 Attendees: 13; Duration: 2hr 48min; Total Attendance Time: 36hrs 24mins‎
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    The team was called today to assist a female who had fallen and sustained a lower leg injury whilst out walking in the Cow & Calf area of Ilkley moor. The casualty was located by phone to the locally known 'Crocodile Rock' and members were despatched...
  • Benighted Couple - Bastow Woods

    • 6th Jan 2019 Attendees: 3; Duration: 1hr 39min; Total Attendance Time: 4hrs 57mins‎
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    The team was called out by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to assist a couple who had become disorientated due to fog whilst walking above Grasswoods from Grassington to Conistone. The couple were without the torch and were concerned about the impending...
  • Missing High Risk 73 Year Old Female

    • 4th Jan 2019 Attendees: 3; Duration: 0hr 8min; Total Attendance Time: 0hrs 24mins‎
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    The team were called out by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to assist them in locating a high risk female missing from a care home in Ripon. The team were stood down before leaving the depot as the female was located by NYP.