Bay SAR team in the snow!

18th October 2018

A busy few weeks for the team after all the recent heavy snow across Cumbria. Hagglund 1 and its crew has been working in and round the Grange over Sands and Allithwaite area transporting people around, helping recover cars and more recently assisting a stranded Asda delivery van. Hagglund 2 has been in and around Lindale and the Lyth Valley. The Landrover Ambulance and crew has been operating in Milnthorpe, across to Gatebeck and Crooklands, where amongst other jobs it assisted a stranded Ambulance and helped transfer an elderly lady by stretcher from her home so she could be transported to Lancaster Royal Infirmary

In the event of an emergency dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard (coastal rescue) or Fire & Rescue (land rescue).

For advice call the Team Duty Officer on the 24/7 Direct Number: 0300 999 0333 and if required we will inform the appropriate service.