Category: Callouts

Callout for injured person – Llangollen 13/02/13

Just after 11am on Wednesday 13th February, NEWSAR was called out to assist an injured person and their colleague on Cyrn y Brain, above the Horseshoe Pass near Llangollen. At the time the weather conditions were very poor with the heavy snowfall, strong winds and poor visibility potentially making this casualty evacuation difficult.  There was …

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Call out for injured young walker – Bodfari 4/1/2013

The Team completed a quick call out near Bodfari this afternoon. A young person with a lower leg injury was “sledged” down off a hill side above the village using our specialist mountain stretcher to a waiting Ambulance. The Casualty has been taken to hospital to have their injury examined in more detail. Whilst not …

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44/12 – Call out to lost person in the Ruthin area

On the evening of Saturday 20th October 2012 the team was contacted to assist with the search for a person lost in woods in the dark. As with the call out this afternoon (43/12) we were lucky that a team member was in the area and was able to locate the missing person quite quickly …

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Permanent link to this article: https://newsar.org.uk/2012/10/4412-call-out-to-lost-person-in-the-ruthin-area/

43/12 – Call out to Berwyn Mountains

The team was called by North Wales Police early on the afternoon of Saturday 20th October to assist a well equipped walker who had sustained an  injury while walking in the Berwyn Mountains. Team members deployed to the rather remote location and at the same time the services of the RAF Search and Rescue Force were …

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