2022: 61 Callouts | 2021: 61 Callouts


17th September 2023


Rescue – Castleton

SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2023 (1222 HOURS) Shortly after midday we were advised of a request from North Yorkshire Police to go to the assistance of a man who had badly injured his ankle whilst walking with a group near to Castleton. We were able to contact one of the walking party by telephone to check on the man’s condition and…

12th September 2023


Search – assisting North Yorkshire Police

TUESDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2023 At the request of North Yorkshire Police we searched an area of the North York Moors for a missing man. Police officers and a police dog were also involved as was a helicopter from the National Police Air Service. In the early hours of this morning we were stood down by the Police and they continued…

31st August 2023


Rescue – Roseberry Topping

THURSDAY 31ST AUGUST 2023 (1307 HOURS) We were alerted to a request from the Yorkshire Ambulance Service to go to the aid of a male walker who had been taken unwell not far from the summit of Roseberry Topping. Four members went to our Base to collect a Land Rover, whilst others were directed to the area from various locations…

26th August 2023


Rescue – near Yorkshire Gliding Club

SATURDAY 26TH AUGUST 2023 (1136 HOURS) After an unusually quiet summer for call-outs, we were contacted by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service just before lunchtime following a report that a man had fallen a significant distance down an embankment, from one of the paths which runs below the Cleveland Way as it loops around the Yorkshire Gliding Club airfield. A Team…

11th August 2023


Search request – North Yorkshire Police

THURSDAY 10TH AUGUST 2023 A fairly short call-out late at night when we were contacted by North Yorkshire Police for a potential search requirement. One Team member attended the RV location provided by the Police in order to discuss the circumstances and the proposed search area, whilst other members were placed on standby. However, shortly after our colleague arrived at…

7th August 2023


Ambulance assistance – Saltburn

MONDAY 7TH AUGUST 2023 (0918 HOURS) We were contacted by the North East Ambulance Service regarding a woman who had sustained a lower right-leg injury after sliding on a muddy path in the valley area of Saltburn near Rush Pool. A number of Team members were sent, some via our Base to collect Team Land Rovers and some direct to…

16th July 2023


Ambulance assistance – Saltburn

SUNDAY 16TH JULY 2023 (0058 HOURS) We were contacted by the North East Ambulance Service in the early hours of the morning to assist one of their crews dealing with a casualty on the Cleveland Way just south of Saltburn. Whilst one of our Team members, who lives not far away, was asked to go to the scene to make…

10th July 2023


Ambulance assistance – Dalton-on-Tees

MONDAY 10TH JULY 2023 (1253 HOURS) Called out by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service for a woman who had fallen down an embankment east of Dalton-on-Tees and was unable to weight-bear on her legs. With the location being towards the extreme north-west of our area we put in a request to our colleagues from Swaledale MRT to assist us. Members from…

5th July 2023


Ambulance assistance – near Kilburn, Thirsk

WEDNESDAY 5TH JULY 2023 (2016 HOURS) Whilst the Team was taking part in one of our weekly Wednesday night training sessions we received a call from the Yorkshire Ambulance Service regarding a mountain biker who had sustained an injury in woodland near to Kilburn, east of Thirsk. Two small groups were at our Base on non-training tasks. Nineteen others were…

30th June 2023


Rescue – Great Ayton

FRIDAY 30TH JUNE 2023 (1204 HOURS) This was our second call for assistance from the Yorkshire Ambulance Service in less than 24-hours; a report of a woman with a large cut to her right leg after a fall, whilst walking just outside Great Ayton. As usual, several Team members were called out from their homes and work-places etc and a…