Category Archive: Callouts in 2013

Oct 22 2013

Callout to Ewloe area 22/10/2013

The team was called today by North Wales Police to assist the Welsh Ambulance Service with the extraction of an injured person from a difficult to reach location near Ewloe. The casualty was carefully put into a NEWSAR stretcher and extracted from the difficult location before being carried a short distance to a waiting RAF Sea …

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Jul 31 2013

Missing Woman from Welshpool Found Safe and Well

On Tuesday 23rd July, NEWSAR were called to assist in a search for woman from Welshpool, who Dyfed-Powys Police officers were becoming increasingly concerned for. The woman, in her sixties, left her home early on Monday morning and, although a regular walker, there was some concern that she had not returned after the normal few …

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Jul 16 2013

RAF call on NEWSAR trainee for help in sea rescue

One of our members undertook a rather unusual rescue in March earlier this year. Trainee team members were attending RAF Valley to receive winch training when 22 Squadron got a call-out for a ‘wet job’. Expecting the worst NEWSAR members began to pack up, fearing that any chance of being winched that day had just …

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Jul 03 2013

Search for missing Llysfaen man

A search for a missing male has been taking place in and around Llysfaen and Llandulas, Conwy. NEWSAR were contacted by North Wales Police during the course of their investigation on Tuesday 2nd July and asked for the team’s assistance. Fourteen NEWSAR team members and two of their trained search managers were tasked to search …

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