Incident #063/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Stadt Moers

Monday, 15 November 2021    Stadt Moers, Liverpool    
#CALLOUT On Saturday 6th November we were covering a local mountain bike event with emergency medical cover in Stadt Moers, near Liverpool when a 35-year-old female had fallen off her bike and sufffered minor facial injuries. Team medics were quickly on scene and treated the casualty, who didn't need further…

Incident #062/2021, Spot Pick Up, Preston

Sunday, 14 November 2021    Preston    
#CALLOUT On Sunday afternoon on the 14th November 2021 at approximately 3 pm, we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a 71-year-old male walker who had fallen down a steep slope in woodland near Preston crematorium. With the rescue team arriving, we quickly identified…

Incident #061/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest

Saturday, 13 November 2021    Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT On Saturday afternoon on the 13th November 2021 at approximately 16.20 pm, we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a male mountain biker who had fallen from his bike into water on one of the bike routes. With injuries being reported as an…
060/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Clitheroe
31 Oct 2021

Incident #060/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Clitheroe

Sunday, 31 October 2021    Clitheroe    
#CALLOUT On Sunday afternoon on the 31st October 2021, we were called by our neighbours Rossendale & Pendle MRT to assist with a 61-year-old male who had fallen and had injured his leg who out walking along the River Ribble near Clitheroe. However, as team members were arriving, our rescue…

Incident #059/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Nicky Nook

Thursday, 21 October 2021    Nicky Nook    
#CALLOUT On Thursday, early afternoon on the 21st October 2021 we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a 53-year-old female who had fallen whilst out walking. Once we had arrived on scene, the injuries were quickly identified as a broken ankle (pointing the wrong…
058/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest
15 Oct 2021

Incident #058/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest

Sunday, 17 October 2021    Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT On Sunday afternoon on the 17th October 2021 at approximately 14.10 pm, we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a 48-year-old female walker who had slipped and had landed heavily on her back. With the incident happening over an hour before we were…

Incident #057/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Carnforth

Friday, 08 October 2021    Carnforth    
#CALLOUT On Friday afternoon on the 8th October 2021 at approximately 3 pm, we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a 76-year-old female walker who had collapsed on the canal tow path near the motorway bridge M6. Once team members were on scene, we…

Incident #056/2021 - Search Bolton-le-Sands

Tuesday, 05 October 2021    Bolton-le-Sands    
#CALLOUT On Tuesday evening on the 5th October 2021 at approximately 7.50 pm, we received an alert from the Lancashire Police that we were required to assist and help in a multi-agency search for a 71 year old female with dementia, who had gone missing earlier in the day around…
055/2021 - Spot Pick Up Gisburn Forest
28 Sep 2021

Incident #055/2021 - Spot Pick Up Gisburn Forest

Tuesday, 28 September 2021    Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT On Tuesday afternoon on the 28th September 2021 at approximately 1.25pm, we received an alert from the North West Ambulance Service for assistance for a male mountain biker who had fallen badly and had hit a tree on the hope line in Gisburn Forest. This was our 3rd incident…
054/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Ouster Rake
20 Sep 2021

Incident #054/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Ouster Rake

Monday, 20 September 2021    Ouster Rake, Dunsop Bridge    
#CALLOUT On Monday afternoon on the 20th September 2021 at approximately 1pm, we received an alert from Lancashire Police that a walker had fallen badly and had tumbled/fell 100 feet. We quickly alerted the Team members of the rescue Team and had team members on scene very quickly, who then…
053/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Stalmine
18 Sep 2021

Incident #053/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Stalmine

Saturday, 18 September 2021    Stalmine, Wyre    
#CALLOUT On Saturday morning on the 18th September 2021 whilst we were finishing our breakfast, we received an early call from the North West Ambulance Service to attend to a 52-year-old male who had fallen, twisted his ankle (pointing the wrong way!) and was suffering from early stages of Hypothermia.…

Incident #052/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest

Sunday, 12 September 2021    Hope Line, Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT For the second time today, just as incident number 51 was completing, we were alerted that an 11-year-old boy had fallen from his mountain bike in the forest. Once we had confirmed his location as the bottom of the Hope Line, we attended and gave first aid to minor…
051/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest
12 Sep 2021

Incident #051/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest

Sunday, 12 September 2021    Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT On Sunday 12th September at mid-day, Bowland Pennine MRT were called out by the North West Ambulance Service for a 25-year-old male who had fallen from his mountain bike at the bottom of the infamous Hully Gully route. It transpired that he had managed to walk 400 meters from…

Incident #050/2021 - Spot Pick up, River Ribble

Tuesday, 07 September 2021    Salesbury, River Ribble    
#CALLOUT On Tuesday evening on the 7th September at 20.30hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called by Rossendale & Pendle Mountain Rescue Team for our second callout of the day to search and locate a 19-year-old female who had fallen from a rope swing on the banks of the river Ribble.…

Incident #049/2021 - Spot pick up, Bolton MRT Assist

Tuesday, 07 September 2021    Darwen    
#CALLOUT On afternoon on the 7th September at 15.24hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called to assist our colleagues Bolton MRT to assist with a 67-year-old male who's internal defib kept shocking. The North West Air Ambulance Helicopter was on scene but requested mountain rescue for the evacuation. As time progress…
048/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Eccleston
06 Sep 2021

Incident #048/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Eccleston

Monday, 06 September 2021    Eccleston    
#CALLOUT On Monday evening on the 6th September at 19.50hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called for a second time today by the North West Ambulance Service to assist with a 54-year-old female who had fallen whilst running and had injured her leg. Once team members were on scene we made…
047/2021 - Hodder Bank Fell
06 Sep 2021

Incident #047/2021 - Hodder Bank Fell

Monday, 06 September 2021    Hodder Bank Fell    
#CALLOUT On Monday afternoon on the 6th September at 12.36hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called by the North West Ambulance Service to assist with a 61-year-old female who had fallen whilst walking and had injured her knee. Once team members were on scene we made her comfortable, treated and packaged…
046/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Higher Wheelton
05 Sep 2021

Incident #046/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Higher Wheelton

Sunday, 05 September 2021    Higher Wheelton    
#CALLOUT On Sunday late afternoon on the 5th September at 17.22hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called by the North West Ambulance Service to assist with a 15-year-old female who had fallen from her horse. She was treated for a fractured femur and pelvis injuries by the rescue team and Paramedics,…

Incident #045/2021 - Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest

Sunday, 22 August 2021    Gisburn Forest    
#CALLOUT On Sunday afternoon the 22nd August at 13.30hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called by Lancashire Police to assist with a mountain biker who had fallen on the leap of Faith jump at Gisburn Forest. With his injuries being reported as head, neck and spinal we immediately requested the assistance…
044/2021 - Rescue Croasdale Fell
18 Aug 2021

Incident #044/2021 - Rescue Croasdale Fell

Wednesday, 18 August 2021    Salter Fell, Croasdale Fell    
#CALLOUT On Wednesday afternoon the 18th August at 16:06hrs Bowland Pennine MRT were called to assist with a motorcycle incident on the Salter Fell track on Croasdale Fell. The 58 year old male had crashed and had injured his spine. With his respiratory rate also declining, the rescue team requested…
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