Incidents

  • Rescue Menston

    • 23rd Jan 2020 Attendees: 15; Duration: 137mins; Total Attendance Hours: 34‎
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    Ambulance service requested assistance for a difficult extraction from a footpath 300yds from the Hermit Inn off Moor Road, Woodhead, Ilkley, 60yr old male with cardiac chest pains. This is in the Calder Valley team area and they were informed of our...
  • Overdue Cavers Rift pot. Assist CRO

    • 12th Jan 2020 Attendees: 10; Duration: 660mins; Total Attendance Hours: 110‎
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    The team were contacted by CRO to assist in an ongoing search for 4 missing cavers in the Rift pot/Large pot system. CRO had been alerted at 2200hrs Saturday night and had been searching through the night. Due to the nature of the cave cavers of a slim...
  • Assist CRO with caving incident

    • 4th Jan 2020 Attendees: 17; Duration: 758mins; Total Attendance Hours: 214‎
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    The initial call from CRO was for extra Dive equipment to assist with a search for an over due cave diver in Lancaster Hole . A vehicle was dispatched with the UWFRA dive equipment. as the search continued CRO requested availability of our cavers who...
  • Casualty Brimham Rocks

    • 2nd Jan 2020 Attendees: 11; Duration: 160mins; Total Attendance Hours: 29‎
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    Male casualty bent down to assist another person up on to the rocks and suffered a back problem. He was unable to get down from the rocks without assistance from team members.
  • Search for vulnerable male

    • 2nd Jan 2020 Attendees: 26; Duration: 194mins; Total Attendance Hours: 84‎
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    The team were asked to search for a vulnerable male on the old Roman Road between Skipton and Draughton. Track searched from both ends with a further party following towards Addingham and a search dog covering Short Bank Rd end in detail. At 18.40 the...
  • Assist confused male

    • 1st Jan 2020 Attendees: 3; Duration: 53mins; Total Attendance Hours: 1‎
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    Call from Yorkshire Ambulance service to 71year old male on shore to left of Fewston reservoir Fewston Harrogate confused and dizzy. After talking to informing person on scene it was decided that the team would not be required. Once the crew arrived on...
  • Incident Cow and Calf

    • 21st Dec 2019 Attendees: 16; Duration: 47mins; Total Attendance Hours: 12‎
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    The team were alerted to a possible stroke victim at the Cow and Calf rocks ilkley. The call went initially to the Calder Valley team and they passed it over as this is our area. However as they were fundraising in Keighley and reasonably close they...
  • Callout to assist CRO

    • 19th Dec 2019 Attendees: 7; Duration: 207mins; Total Attendance Hours: 24‎
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    Called to assist CRO in search for party of 2 cavers overdue in Gaping Gill They were found near the bottom of Bar pot by the CRO team. Team members attended CRO HQ and were stood down as the party had been found
  • Stand by

    • 15th Dec 2019 Attendees: 6; Duration: 140mins; Total Attendance Hours: 14‎
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    The team were asked to assist a group who had got stuck in snow in 4x4s above Scar House reservoir. This was on the border with the Swaledale Team who were alerted to a possible incident. In the end the group were towed out by a local farmer with a tractor....