Wednesday 22nd July 2015
Called out by Wiltshire Police at 01:30 to search for a despondent female in Southern Swindon.
Team stood down at 06:15 as search suspended for ongoing enquiries.
Tuesday 21st July 2015
Called out by Wiltshire Police at 00:20 to search for a despondent male in Westbury.
Team stood down at 01:20 as MisPer returned home safely.
Saturday 18th July 2015, 10:00
Continuation of search for missing despondent male in Swindon.
Search completed and team stood down by Wiltshire Police at 18:00.
Thursday 16th July 2015
Called out at 11:00 to assist Wiltshire Police in the search for a despondent male in Swindon.
Team stood down at 16:00 with search area completed, pending re-tasking.
Saturday 11th – Sunday 12th July 2015
During the 2 days the safety boats carried out 3 rescues and prevented numerous other pleasure craft from going down the race course. The WILSAR team helped the event utility boat when it ran out of fuel! Thankfully, the event passed off without serious injury, although one competitor was in collision with another river craft.
Lowland Search and Rescue Teams love to get involved in community events such as this. As well as being great days out it also helps to raise the profile of Lowland Rescue and boost funds.
Friday 10th July 2015
Called out at 20:15 to assist Wiltshire Police in the search for a missing vulnerable female in Marlborough.
Search suspended at 00:30 on the 11th pending further police enquiries.
Saturday 4th July 2015
Called at 22:20 for assistance by Oxfordshire Lowland Search and Rescue to help search for a missing female with dementia.
Both teams stood down at 16:20 on Sunday when MisPer located.
Wiltshire Search and Rescue (WILSAR) are recruiting! Do you know someone who has the passion, time and energy to be part of a busy Search and Rescue team? WILSAR are looking for potential new trainee members, and are holding an open evening in Devizes on the 15th of July. Here you will meet some of the team and gain an insight into what we do and what we expect from our volunteers. We will be looking to take on and train 6-10 new volunteers beginning almost straight away.
For more information, venue and times, please email email@example.com with a little bit about yourself and why you’re interested in volunteering with WILSAR.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU…