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BOWLAND PENNINE MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAM

Registered Charity Number 511072 BPMRT is a full member of Mountain Rescue England and Wales

Incidents

  • Spot Pick Up, Claughton - Incident 004/2022 The rescue Team were called to assist and evacuate a horse rider who had fallen and had potentially suffered serious injuries. The female rider, aged 55 was riding along the banks of the river Lune near Claughton in north Lancashire, when attempting a small jump, her horse decided to say no! Thus resulting […]
  • Alert/Standby – Roeburndale - Standby 002/2022 Request for potential assistance by the Cave Rescue Organisation (CRO) to our rescue Team for the for the extraction of a body in the Roeburndale area. A Polaris vehicle and trailer with people on board had fallen into a river when the bridge they were crossing collapsed. The request was for Bowland Pennine […]
  • Spot Pick Up, Silverdale - Incident 003/2022 The rescue Team were called for a second time today to assist with a 76 year-old-female who fallen whilst walking with her partner in the Silverdale area, north Lancashire. Initial injuries were reported as a suspected leg and groin injury as the lady had fallen on her hip on rocks. The rescue Team, […]
  • Spot Pick Up, Gisburn Forest - Incident 002/2022 The first of two callouts for today was at Gisburn Forest for fallen mountain biker. A 55-year-old male had a suspected broken leg after falling on the red skills loop, however, the rescue Team was stood down while we were on route as he was able to make his way to the Hub […]
  • Alert/Standby – Beacon Fell - Standby 001/2022 The rescue Team Incident Controllers were contacted in the evening of the 14th January 2022 to request assistance for a 25-year-old male who was classed as high risk and had gone missing. It was thought he could be in the Beacon Fell area, however, there wasn’t enough intelligence to put him there so […]
  • Spot Pick Up, Parlick - Incident 001/2022 The first call of the year for the rescue Team was to assist the North West Ambulance Service for a male who had slipped and tripped whilst out walking with his partner on Parlick Fell. The 26 year old male had dislocated his left knee so the rescue Team treated as best good, […]
  • Rescue, Stranded Motorists - Incident 070/2021 The rescue team were called by Lancashire Police very early on Boxing day (06.45hrs) for assistance with 3 people who were stranded in their car in snow conditions just north of Slaidburn. They had been reported as being alone since 01.00hrs – with no reported injuries apart from cold and wet (potential Hypothermia) […]
  • Spot Pick Up, Warton Crag - Incident 069/2021 The rescue Team were called at 13.45hrs on Sunday 12th December 2021 for a  69 year-old Male walker who had taken a tumble in the Warton crag area, he had fallen forward injuring his shoulder. His pain score was described as being 10 out of 10 and he was unable to move. Once […]
  • Spot Pick Up, The Beacon Country Park - Incident 068/2021 The rescue Team responded to a 43-year-old female who had fallen with a suspected ankle / Lower leg injury. The casualty was located in woods to the north of Ashurst Beacon. The rescue Team were requested to locate casualty and move her to place of safety. However, the rescue team were stood down […]
  • Spot Pick UP, Nicky Nook - Incident 067/2021 Whilst out walking on Nicky Nook, an 81-year-old male had fallen and had hit his head, he was also reported as having ineffective breathing. Once the rescue team were on scene, the Air Ambulance was also on scene so we assisted where we could as they were located at the trig point on […]