Incidents

  • Assist ambulance service with injured mountain biker

    • 25th Apr 2020 Attendees: 11; Duration: 3hr 50min; Total Attendance Time: 42hrs 10mins‎
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    The team was called today to assist the Yorkshire Ambulance Service in treating a male mountain biker who had crashed on Ilkley Moor, near to White Wells. On arrival at the scene it was apparent that the casualty’s situation was critical and the Yorkshire...
  • Assist Ambulance Service Harroagte

    • 16th Mar 2020 Attendees: 10; Duration: 1hr 0min; Total Attendance Time: 10hrs 0mins‎
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    The team were called by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the difficult extraction of a young male in a wooded location in Harrogate. Some local members made it to the scene to assist but the vehicles were stood down before leaving the headquarters....
  • Rescue Rylstone

    • 8th Mar 2020 Attendees: 13; Duration: 2hr 19min; Total Attendance Time: 30hrs 7mins‎
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    The team were called to an injured female walker in a valley on Rylstone Moor. There had been an exercise that day and members attended from that exercise and were soon on scene. After initial assessment casualty was given Entonox and assisted back to...
  • Rescue of injured paraglider

    • 5th Mar 2020 Attendees: 12; Duration: 1hr 27min; Total Attendance Time: 17hrs 24mins‎
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    Call from Yorkshire Ambulance service to assist with a Paraglider who had a heavy landing injuring his lower leg. Helimed and an Ambulance Crew were on scene when the first members arrived on scene. Team members on scene stood by until casualty was transferred...
  • Search for vulnerable male

    • 2nd Mar 2020 Attendees: 18; Duration: 5hr 20min; Total Attendance Time: 96hrs 0mins‎
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    Assist Scarborough and Rydale team in a search for a vulnerable 81 yr old male. Assistance was required due to the vast area, its rural nature and the level of concern for this male who was currently out on foot. The Team cleared areas to the North...
  • Incident Cowling

    • 15th Feb 2020 Attendees: 4; Duration: 1hr 8min; Total Attendance Time: 4hrs 32mins‎
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    The Team were asked to support the Calder Valley Team with a Female casualty who had fallen on the fells above Cowling. 3 members local to the incident attended.
  • Standby for possible widespread flooding

    • 15th Feb 2020 Attendees: 13; Duration: 4hr 0min; Total Attendance Time: 52hrs 0mins‎
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    The team was requested on Friday evening to confirm availability to respond to expected large scale wide area flooding On Saturday morning, a command was set up in Skipton, and the team were requested to go on active standby at the headquarters to respond...
  • Flooding Incident Pateley Bridge

    • 9th Feb 2020 Attendees: 16; Duration: 4hr 35min; Total Attendance Time: 73hrs 20mins‎
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    The Team were made aware of a risk to life flooding event in Pateley Bridge. Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team was also in attendance. UWFRA water team was deployed. Initially forecast water peak was 4.5m which is around 0.3m above the flood defences, in...