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Category Archive: Callouts 2015

Callouts where a callout text has been initiated to the team during 2015

Dec 27 2015

Callout to assist with the Yorkshire floods

The team have been called out, alongside other Dartmoor teams and Exmoor, to assist with the flood situation in Yorkshire.   Please spare a thought for the 16 DSRT Ashburton members who are driving to York right now to assist with flood recovery work. Please also think of their families and friends whose sacrifice often …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/yorkfloods/

Dec 17 2015

Stood down on way to callout

At 19:08 on Thursday 17th December the team were called to assist the Devon and Cornwall Police with a missing person search in the South Brent area of South Dartmoor. On the way to the RV, our volunteers were stood down as the person was located at Buckfast Abbey safe and well. Recent callouts …… …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20151217/

Nov 08 2015

Callout interrupts Trainee Selection Day

Saturday November 11th we were hosting our annual selection day for new prospective team members when at 11:20 we were called to assist South Western Ambulance Trust with an injured person in the Hameldown Tor area. On route to the callout we were stood down when the injured person was able to make it to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20151107/

Sep 29 2015

Missing female located following 8 hour search

  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 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150928/

Aug 19 2015

Exeter search

A full team callout was issued at 13:25 on Wednesday 19th August to assist Devon and Cornwall Police with a search for a missing middle aged male. We were stood down around 18:30 following searches in the Countess Wear area of the city. After we were stood down, the man concerned was located safe and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150819/

Aug 10 2015

Misper search at Budleigh Salterton

The team of volunteers were called at 20:50 last night Sunday 9th August to search for a high risk female in the area around Budleigh Salterton in East Devon. The lady had been reported missing earlier in the day and a search involving the coastguard and Devon and Cornwall Police had taken place. We continued …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150809/

Aug 07 2015

Evacuation from Upper Dart Valley

The team were called today at 16:59 to assist the South West Ambulance Service with the extraction of a casualty who had sustained a minor lower leg injury after slipping by the river in the Upper Dart Valley.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150807/

Jul 14 2015

Search following report of abandoned kayak

At 16:39 today a team callout was issued to assist the Police and the NPAS Police Helicopter with a search of the River Teign around New Bridge just to the south of Chudleigh Knighton.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150714/

Jul 03 2015

Concern for missing male with dementia

At 00:04 on Friday 3rd July, a full team callout was issued following a request by Devon and Cornwall Police to help in a search for a missing 63 year old male with dementia in the Bovey Tracey area who had been missing since earlier in the evening. Fortunately, shortly after the callout was issued, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/callout-20150703/

May 19 2015

Team callout to East Devon

After being placed on standby, a full team callout was issued at 11:39 to search for a high risk missing person in the Beer / Seaton area of East Devon. Shortly after arrival of search manager and the first team members the missing person was located and coastguard and police responded. It was agreed that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dsrtashburton.org.uk/team-callout-to-east-devon/

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