Call Outs

View by month: 

Hollins Cross, the great ridge.

The team was called out along with Edale Mountain Rescue Team to assist an injured person who had slipped and sustained a lower leg injury.

Team members admiistered pain relief and immobilised the leg, before placing the casualty on the stretcher for evacuation to the ambulance.

The casualty agreed to be taken to hospital in their by their own vehicle.

We wish the casualty a quick recovery.

More details

Whitehall, north west of Buxton

The team was called out to assist a walker who had a lower leg injury on the track above Whitehall.

The casualty was taken back to Castle Naze to their vehicle and advised to seek medical attention if the self help did not improve the condition.

More details

Ashford in the Water, west of Bakewell.

The team leader was contacted to assist in the search for a missing person somewhere around Ashford in the Water.

Just before the team were called out, information came through that the missing person had been found safe and well.

More details

Teggs Nose Country Park, Macclesfield

The team was called out early afternoon today to a location on the Gritstone Trail in Teggs Nose Country Park, near Macclesfield. In view of the location, volunteers from both Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Cheshire Search and Rescue responded alongside North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust (NWAS).

The incident was coordinated via the Cheshire Police Rural Crime Team, who were first on the scene.

On arrival, the teams assisted the NWAS and Police and set about organising the casualty evacuation using Cheshire Search and Rescue’s stretcher. The …

More details

Cressbrook.

Following a report from a local team member of what appeared to be an encampment in the woods, six team members accessed the area to check out what was there.

Pleased to say, at the time there were no persons under the tarps.

More details