Dartmoor Search and Rescue Ashburton has strengthened the bond with its supporters with the launch of a new Supporters Club, dart2ZERO.
On Sunday September 13th the team opened its Rescue Centre doors to celebrate the launch of the club.
Missing woman located after 8 hour search. At 20:52 on Monday 28th September, a full team callout was issued to assist Devon and Cornwall Police with a search for a missing female in her late 40’s. The lady had been last sighted in the Haytor Down and Holwell Lawn area earlier in the day …View full post
Newton Abbot Rugby Football Club, known as the ‘Devon All Whites’ has announced that Dartmoor Search and Rescue Ashburton is its nominated Charity for the new 2015/16 rugby season. The team of volunteers at Ashburton were nominated by NARFC Juniors as Junior Team Chair Hayley Cooper explained: “A large number of NARFC Juniors take part in …View full post
Last night a large multi-agency search and rescue exercise took place on the River Dart at Newbridge, Dartmoor. A problematic area for communications consisting of rapid river levels increases, steep ground and difficult access.View full post
Sep 14 2015
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Sep 09 2015
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Aug 10 2015
Team member Keith Lambeth talks to BBC Radio Devon’s Fitz about the work of the team and the success of our Control Vehicle Appeal on his daily morning show.
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Aug 07 2015
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Aug 03 2015
OUR VOLUNTEERS who assist Devon’s emergency services when people go missing or become injured in remote locations have been overwhelmed by the public’s response to a fundraising campaign.
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Feb 04 2015
At 02:16 on Wednesday 4th February 2015 our volunteers were called to assist Devon and Cornwall Police in the search for a high risk missing person in Haldon Forest.
Team members searched woodland in darkness and freezing temperatures until 06:45 when they completed their search areas. The missing person was later located by police in a different part of the woods.
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Oct 20 2014
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