Category Archives: 2019

[39] RESCUE – Golitha Falls, Bodmin Moor, 12/10/2019 11:14 hrs

East Cornwall team responded to assist the ambulance service with a rescue of a 55 year old female who had suffered a medical episode whilst walking on the upper paths in the woodland. Team members worked with the on scene … Continue reading

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[38] RESCUE – Gold Diggings Quarry, Bodmin Moor, 09/10/2019 11:24 hrs

East Cornwall team were tasked by the police to assist with an unresponsive male found in a tent at Gold Diggings Quarry near Minions on Bodmin Moor. On arrival, team members conveyed an ambulance crew out to the the location … Continue reading

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[37] SEARCH – Newbridge, Penzance, 14/09/2019 20:59 hrs

The West team were called to assist the police in locating a high risk 55 year old female who had been reporting missing. As the team were mobilising, she returned home of her own accord and the team was stood … Continue reading

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[36] SEARCH – Grampound, 04-07/09/2019 23:32 hrs

Team controllers initially received an alert from Devon & Cornwall Police just before midnight on Wednesday, requesting assistance in a developing search. Members from East Cornwall and West Cornwall teams along with Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England responded to search … Continue reading

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[35] MINE INCIDENT – St Just, 01/09/2019 14:51 hrs

We received a call from HM Coastguard via the police to assist with the rescue of a dog which had fallen down a mineshaft near Botallack. With HM Coastguard and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service already on their way, the … Continue reading

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[34] SEARCH – Porthleven, 30/08/2019 15:08 hrs

Just after 3pm team search managers were contacted by Devon & Cornwall Police to discuss an ongoing search for a 12-year-old child missing from the Helston area. Team members were put on stand-by to allow a rapid deployment if needed. … Continue reading

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[33] SEARCH – Truro, 21/08/2019 21:06 hrs

The West team were tasked by Devon & Cornwall Police to search for a missing female, last seen earlier that afternoon in Truro. The team initially gathered at Truro College, from where three foot teams carried out searches of woodland … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Call Outs