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Two girls called 999 after becoming lost on Sliddens Moss in very windy weather. They were located using Phone Find and the team set out to bring them to safety. They reported seeing two other females who also said they were lost but became separated from this pair who made […]

DPOL 822 Two females lost on Sliddens Moss


We were altered by YAS for a female who had fallen on a track near woods in Sheffield injuring her wrist. However, the ambulance crew managed to reach her ok, and we were stood down minutes later. This incident involved 4 team members, and 0.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed […]

YAS 1112848 Female fallen on path near wood





A 50YOM fell on a track near Damflask Reservoir sustaining head injuries. We responded to the call but the Ambulance crew managed to reach the site unaided and we were stood down on route This incident involved 13 team members, and 7.8 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 0.6 hours.

YAS 1081638 50YOM fallen head injury



A walker slipped on a muddy path to the west of Blackburn Meadows Nature Reserve. The team responded to the site but the casualty was moved by others to the Meadowhall centre. We moved there also and gave him medical attention on scene and assessed him fit to self transport […]

YAS 11078341 Walker slipped on Muddy track Meadowh


Just after leaving the previous incident, we were contacted by YAS to go to a Horse Rider who had been thrown from her horse in a field landing on her head, sustaining injuries to Neck, Back, Shoulder and Ribs. Because of the potential seriousness of the injuries she was evacuated […]

YAS 11058331 Fallen Horse Rider Bolsterstones


We were called to a 67 YOF who had fallen on a muddy footpath sustaining ankle injuries. The team treated her on scene and stretchered her off to the ambulance This incident involved 14 team members, and 15.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 1.1 hours.

YAS 11058129 67YOF fallen with ankle injury





The team were asked to provide a water team to help rescue residents from the threat of flooded homes in Bakewell. They were on scene for 6 hours but fortunately the water levels remained below those forecast. This incident involved 9 team members, and 108 man hours of effort. Elapsed […]

00979 Flood Response Bakewell



We were called to help a mountain biker who had become lost in the dark near Black Hill. We located him using phone find, and warmed him up before walking him back to the road. This incident involved 20 team members, and 82 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 4.1 […]

DPOL 717 MTB lost on Black Hill