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Author: Dennis Verheule

Training

Training 13/10 | SAR Exercise

This week’s Tuesday training was in the hands of our Training Officer Darren, who had organised a Search and Rescue (SAR) Exercise starting from Shaugh

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Training

Training 03/10 | Ropes

On Saturday 13 members of the team assembled at Shaugh Bridge carpark for rope training, led by Team Leader Steve L and Alex H. After

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Callout

Incident 18. | 29/09 17:00

Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Plymouth were callout to assist Devon and Cornwall Police in the search for a missing person.  Thirty three members of

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Callout

Incident 15. | 25/07 11:00

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police requested the team responding to a call to support one of our fellow PenMaCRA teams Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Ashburton.

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Callout

Incident 14. | 25/07 08:32

#Callout from Devon & Cornwall Police to assist our sister team from Ashburton with an ongoing search for misper. As team members are on the

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Callout

Incident 13. | 21/07 11:00

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police requested the team responding to a call to support one of our fellow PenMaCRA teams West Cornwall Search and Rescue Team.

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Callout

Incident 11. | 08/07 11:45

#Callout Our sister team from Ashburton request full team callout to assist with a search for misper. As team members are on the way to the

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Callout

Incident 10. | 07/07 10:15

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police request full team call out to assist in the recovery of a stranded vulnerable camper, from Sharp Tor. The missing person was

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Callout

Incident 08. | 24/06 20:20

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police request full team call out to assist in the search for a high risk of a missing male who didn’t return home.

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Team News

News 01/06 | Volunteers Week

Every single member of the Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Plymouth is a volunteer. Many precious hours are spent not only at weekly training session

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Team News

News 17/04 | Coronavirus, COVID-19

Please see the latest from Mountain Rescue England and Wales reinforce the #StayatHome message Mountain Rescue across the country received a total of 20 call outs over the

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Information

Info 26/03 | Amazon Smile

Would you like to support the Team by donating with no cost to yourself? Amazon will then donate a percentage of the purchase price on

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Team News

News 23/03 | Coronavirus, COVID-19

Mountain Rescue England and Wales response to Coronavirus, COVID-19 (Updated 23.3.20) The BMC and mountain rescue teams advise all climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers to stay in

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Team News

News 21/03 | Coronavirus, COVID-19

The latest guidance from Mountain Rescue England and Wales in response to the Coronavirus situation(Updated 21.3.20) Mountain Rescue England and Wales (MREW) is following the

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Callout

Incident 07. | 07/03 00:07

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police request full team call out to assist East Cornwall Search & Rescue team looking for a high-risk male who hadn’t returned

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Stay Safe

News 14/02 | Storm Dennis

Storm Dennis is expected to bring very heavy rain with strong winds, flooding and disruption to travel over the weekend. The Met Office has issued

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Callout

Incident 05. | 08/02 20:07

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police request full team call out together with our sister team from Tavistock for misper. As team members are on the way

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Stay Safe

News 08/02 | Amber warning

⚠️ The Met Office has upgraded the #WeatherWarning for #StormCiara from Yellow to Amber from 08:00hrs to 21:00hrs on Sunday 9th February with the expectation of high winds for South England

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Team News

News 05/02 | SAR Frontline Coffee

Calling all coffee lovers!!! ☕️❤️ Frontline Coffee has launched a new coffee line to support UK Search and Rescue teams. This includes Lowland Rescue, Cave

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Event

Ten Tors 2020 | Cancelled

Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Plymouth together with our Sisters teams Tavistock, Okehampton and Ashburton looking after the safety of the 2000+ children walking the Ten

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Callout

Incident 03. | 04/01 08:30

#Callout Devon & Cornwall Police request full team deployment for land and water search in the search for a high risk of missing male 62-year-old

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Information

News 29/10 | Payback Time

It’s Payback Time! Police in Plymouth are giving away £15,000 of criminals’ money to community groups and charities in the city. Dartmoor Search & Rescue

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Information

News 16/10 | Restart a Heart Day

Today is #RestartAHeartDay. An annual initiative led by the Resuscitation Council (UK) in partnership with British Heart Foundation, British Red Cross and St John Ambulance, which aims to improve

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Training

Training 08/10 | SAR Meavy

Tonight SAR training was a joint exercise with our sister team from Tavistock. The scenario for the exercise was that an illegal rave was being

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Callout

Incident 18. 20/08 | 14:20

Female DoE candidate with suspected broken leg. Assist Police and SWAST to evacuate the casualty from Piles Copse. Successful delivery of paramedics to casualty site

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Callout

Incident 12. 26/07 | 00:30

This morning on 00:30 the team received a call from the Police to assist Police and Coastguard with search for vulnerable Male who had gone

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Training

Training 23/07 | SAR

On our SAR training we where joined by Commodore Peter Coulson RN and guests. The team celebrated 50th Anniversary Dinner on HMS Drake where we

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Training

Training 16/07 | Coastguard

Tonights training was bit differed as our colleagues/friends from the Coastguard paid us visor at Rescue Centre to talk about their work. After short talk

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Callout

Incident 09. 05/06 | 15:30

MRSDE Dog callout to Porlock Weir, N. Devon to assist Exmoor SRT with an ongoing search for a missing person on the Exmoor National Park. Saoirse

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Stay Safe

Safety 04/06 | Float To Live

We’re supporting our colleagues in RNLI this week as they launch their #floattolive campaign Around 150 people die in British and Irish coastal waters each

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Team News

News 02/07 | Amazon Smile

We’ve just received another payment from Amazon.co.uk for £27.46! Thanks to everyone who took the time to register the Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team Plymouth

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Event

Event 27/07 | Prison Break

Are you ready for Dartmoor Prison Break 2019? Organised by volunteers from Dartmoor Search & Rescue Team Plymouth, this major fundraising event is an ultra

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Team News

News 12/05 | Ten Tors 2019

Like every year, the Mountain Rescue teams from Dartmoor were safeguarding the Ten Tors competition. The Plymouth team were operating from within the primary school

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