Category Archives: 2017

[11] SEARCH – Rough Tor, 19/03/2017 18:42

Early evening the team were alerted to a mother and daughter (and their three dogs) lost on the western edge of Bodmin Moor. With a rapidly fading phone battery they’d managed to contact the police and send a video of … Continue reading

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[10a] SEARCH – Idless, 14/03/2017 08:52 hrs

Following on from last night’s search in Idless Woods, the team reconvened this morning to be retasked into high-priority areas of woodland and valley bottom, this time in daylight. This allowed us to cover much larger areas of ground and … Continue reading

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[10] SEARCH – Idless, 13/03/2017 22:15 hrs

Having only just returned vehicles and kit following a mini-exercise with Devoran Scouts, team members locking the gate were alerted to a missing person in the Idless area. As a search plan was being formulated, still-warm vehicles were deployed and … Continue reading

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[9a] SEARCH – Cubert, 09/03/2017 18:00 hrs

Following on from yesterday’s extensive search around Cubert, the team took advantage of a planned training evening to deploy larger numbers of members to continue the search. In total, 30 team members deployed from all four team vehicles to re-cover … Continue reading

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[9] SEARCH – Cubert, 08/03/2017 08:49 hrs

Following extensive overnight searches by HM Coastguard and the NPAS police helicopter, the team joined the search for a missing male from the Cubert area. Last seen early afternoon of the previous day, the team were tasked to search inland … Continue reading

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[8] SEARCH – Chulmleigh, Devon 20/02/2017 13:21 hrs

One of our SARDA dog teams was called to support Exmoor Search & Rescue Team search for a missing male, after his van was located near Chulmleigh. During the afternoon search teams from Devon & Cornwall Police and DSFRS were in attendance, along with North … Continue reading

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[7] SEARCH – Treliske/Portreath, 16/02/2017 21:58

During regular team training in the evening we were made aware of a developing situation in Truro, with a 44-year-old male missing from Treliske hospital. As further facts came to light, the team were called to search areas of open … Continue reading

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