Category: Callouts

25/13 – Search for missing man in Wrexham area

Team members were called out at 12.36 on Tuesday 9th April to assist North Wales Police search for a missing male in his late sixties. Our volunteer members conducted a short search of the Acrefair/Trevor area in the borough of Wrexham before being stood down later that afternoon to await further information. The team were deployed a …

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Permanent link to this article: https://newsar.org.uk/2013/04/search-for-missing-man-in-wrexham-area/

Busiest 48 hours in 30 years…

Mountain Rescue support the Welsh Ambulance Service

Last weekend NEWSAR attended more callouts than in any other 48 hour period since it was established in 1981. Over 20 team members, directed by five in-house search managers, used our two landrover ambulances to respond to 22 emergency call outs between Friday 22nd and Sunday 24th March. Supporting WAS Much of the team’s efforts …

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Permanent link to this article: https://newsar.org.uk/2013/03/busiest-48-hours-in-30-years/

Search for missing Wrexham man

The team was called out to assist North Wales Police search for a missing Wrexham man. 10 of our volunteer team members met at Wrexham Police Station at 1pm. In conjunction with North Wales Police, our search manager on scene carefully selected search areas and assigned search parties accordingly. Sadly, team members found  the gentleman’s body mid …

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Permanent link to this article: https://newsar.org.uk/2013/03/missing-wrexham-man/

Team member walks nearly two miles to help lady

Mountain Rescue Land Rover Snowy Hill

Trainee team member, Rich Brady, walked almost two miles in heavy snow to reach a lady trapped in her home, during the cold snap last week. The lady, who had called 999 and requested an ambulance, was trapped in her home by 3ft of snow that had fallen over Thursday and Friday night. Welsh Ambulance Service …

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Permanent link to this article: https://newsar.org.uk/2013/03/team-member-walks-nearly-2-miles-to-help-lady/

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