The opportunity to apply to become a Trainee Candidate within Dartmoor SRT Ashburton for this year has closed. To be considered for the 2015 intake please use the Contact Us page and select ‘I am interested in joining the team’ from the list of options. Approaches after this date will be considered for the 2015 intake.
The opportunity to apply to become a Trainee Candidate within Dartmoor SRT Ashburton for this year has closed. To be considered for the 2015 intake please use the Contact Us page and select ‘I am interested in joining the team’ from the list of options. Approaches after this date will be considered for the 2015 …View full post
At 16:57 on Tuesday 23rd September the team were called out to search for a missing high risk 67 year old female in the Chagford area. Fortunately shortly after the callout was initiated the lady was found and the team were stood down on the way to the rendezvous. Recent callouts …… You can read …View full post
At 12:02 pm on Sunday 14th September a full team callout was issued to assist Devon and Cornwall Police in a search for a missing male in the Teign Valley. The male was considered high risk and the Police were concerned for his welfare. Working alongside the Police LPSM (Lost Person Search Manager) our Search Manager …View full post
Our volunteers are a very generous bunch, giving up a lot of time and energy not just attending callouts when the phone goes off at 3 in the morning, but also taking part in regular training and fundraising events. However team members Andy Turner and Jim Webster have really gone the extra mile, or should …View full post
The Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Ashburton is to receive a year’s worth of support from Sainsbury’s Newton Abbot Sainsbury’s Newton Abbot has today announced that The Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Ashburton will receive a year’s worth of fundraising and awareness support. The Charity who are volunteers help find the lost, missing, injured, and vulnerable …View full post
Sep 26 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/2014-trainees/
Aug 06 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20140805/
Aug 04 2014
We are delighted to say that the online options for donating to the team has just increased as we are now registered with Virgin Money Giving to make donating online even easier.
Virgin Money Giving is a ‘not for profit’ organisation and is dedicated to helping charities like us raise as much money as possible, taking just 2% from each donation to cover operating costs. The service automatically claims Gift Aid on donations on our behalf free of charge to make the donations go even further
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/virgingiving/
Jul 16 2014
Are you retired, semi-retired or just have some time on your hands and looking to help out a charity in the local area? Then we have the opportunity for you.
Dartmoor Search & Rescue Team (Ashburton) are looking for a well organised and motivated volunteer to head up its “Supporters Club”. A successful candidate should have good communication skills; be competent in self time-management and the tasking of others; be comfortable around computers and able to utilise email and word-processing applications.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/supporterschair/
Apr 01 2014
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/trainingwkend-032014/
Feb 15 2014
My motivation for joining the Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team at Ashburton was directly as a result of having been on the receiving end of their professionalism and dedication, when they hauled my daughter out of the Dart gorge up very steep ground, whereas the NHS and Search & Rescue helicopters had both been unable to safely reach her.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/blog-20140214/
Jan 24 2014
2nd Callout of the day
Our mobile Control Vehicle and team members rendezvoused at Cross Furzes on the Abbots Way and were briefed on the search and individual teams sent out to comb areas where the missing walker was thought likely to be.
Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20140124a/