Yearly Archives: 2019

2019 Incident #43: 7th December 14:16 – Bowston

Team called by NWAS. A young lad had taken a tumble on his mountain bike in the woods nr Bowston. Fortunately a first responder on scene was Ex Kendal MRT and also one of our team members lived nearby. This enabled a quick response and ensured the team was well prepared on arrival. The young lad was soon treated and stretchered to the awaiting land ambulance.

2019 Incident #37: 9th November 08:37 – Castle Hill

2019 Incident #37: 9th November 08:37 – Castle Hill

Team called by NWAS, they were dealing with a casualty who had suffered a lower leg injury on steep ground at Kendal castle. Casualty care training was just about to commence at base so we were able to get on scene quickly and with sufficient numbers stretchered the casualty down to the ambulance. Continue Reading

2019 Incident #35: 22nd October 18:17 – Barbon

Minutes after transferring the casualty to the awaiting ambulance in our previous incident, Cumbria Police contacted the team and the Cave Rescue Organisation CRO reference a missing vulnerable person in the Barbon area. Shortly after establishing an RV point we heard the good news that a search party from CRO had successfully found the person. Continue Reading

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