Posts Tagged ‘assist’

2015-24 Flood Team Standby

Friday 12th June 2015

Flood Team put on standby to assist OXSAR who were also on standby to support Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue. Potential flooding was predicted over the weekend due to forecasts of heavy rainfall in Oxfordshire.

Team stood down on Sunday 14th with no flood occurrence.

Over a dozen of WILSAR’s already busy volunteers have carried out extra training to become Level 2 Flood Responders. Extra training throughout the year keeps their authorisation current and their skills honed. The Flood Team are on call 24/7, in addition to their normal WILSAR duties and can be called upon to assist anywhere nationally, representing WILSAR in the event of flooding.

2015-17 Callout assist HANTSAR

17 April 2015  |  Latest callouts  |  , , , ,

Thursday 16 April 2015

Called out at 16:15 to assist Hampshire Search and Rescue in the search for a missing person.

MisPer located shortly after by dog team while WILSAR en route.

2015-02 Callout Assist Berkshire Thatcham

20 January 2015  |  Latest callouts  |  , , , ,

Tuesday 20th January 2015. Callout to Assist Berkshire Search and Rescue in Thatcham, Berks in search for despondent male. Search suspended in early hours of 21st.

2014-37 Callout Assist Oxfordshire Witney

19 November 2014  |  Latest callouts  |  , , , ,

Wednesday 19th November 2014. Called to assist Oxfordshire Search and Rescue (OXSAR) with the search for a missing person with learning difficulties in the Witney area.

2014-23 Callout Assist Oxfordshire Didcot

Sunday 15th June 2014. Called at 0030 hours to assist Oxfordshire Search and Rescue (OXSAR) with the search for a despondent male in the Didcot area. Male located at 0130 hours and team stood down.

2014-18 Callout Assist Hampshire Andover

Sunday 18th May 2014. Called at 2200 hours to assist Hampshire Search and Rescue (HANTSAR) with the search for a 45-year old despondent male in the Andover area.

2014-13 Callout Assist Oxfordshire Oxford

9 April 2014  |  Latest callouts  |  , , , ,

Wednesday 9th April 2014. Called at 2030 hours to assist Oxfordshire Search and Rescue (OXSAR) with the search for a 72-year old male with dementia in the Oxford area. Male located safe and well. WILSAR team stood down at 2150 hours.

2014-08 Callout Assist Oxfordshire Wallingford

Thursday 20th March 2014. Called at 1150 hours to assist Oxfordshire Search and Rescue (OXSAR) with the search for a 33-year old despondent male in the Wallingford area.

2014-06 Callout Assist Oxfordshire Oxford

Saturday 15th March 2014. Called at 1006 hours to assist Oxfordshire Search and Rescue (OXSAR) in searching for a despondent 55-year old female in the Oxford area. Female located by OXSAR. Several members of WILSAR attended. Team stood down at 1345 hours.

 

WILSAR on Standby to Assist SURSAR with Flood Relief Work

13 February 2014  |  News  |  , , ,

Thursday 13th February 2014. Wiltshire Search and Rescue (WILSAR) on standby to assist Surrey Search and Rescue (SURSAR) with flood relief work.

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