Snow Rescue

Storm Arwen brought snow to much of the county in November 2021. Cheshire Search and Rescue were called by Cheshire Police to help rescue four motorists who were stranded in the difficult conditions.

Recognition Award

Team member Damian Timmis was named Volunteer of the Year at the Cheshire Police ACE Awards ceremony on 15th October. The award recognises Damian’s commitment to supporting Cheshire Police and the local community by going out with his… Read More

Collaborative Rescue

The team has now been stood down after a successful joint call out with Buxton Mountain Rescue Team to rescue an 85 year old who had fallen in a quarry area close to Tegg’s Nose. The casualty was… Read More

Membership Applications Closed

Last year, Cheshire SAR took on a large number of new members who are all now trained and fully operational. Due to this large number, we have not needed to open applications for any further new members for… Read More

ABSAR presentation

Cheshire SAR announces new partnership with Antigua and Barbuda Search and Rescue (ABSAR)

Cheshire Search and Rescue is delighted to announce a strategic partnership with Antigua and Barbuda Search and Rescue (ABSAR) in the Caribbean. Cheshire SAR’s primary function is to assist Cheshire Police in searching for vulnerable missing people but… Read More

Cheshire SAR Team Leader awarded MBE in New Year’s Honours List

Cheshire Search and Rescue is delighted to announce that Team Leader, Simon Lane, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List. The award is for services to the community in Cheshire. Simon (48) joined as… Read More

Cave Rescue Familiarisation

Summer Update

As a team, we stop our Tuesday night training sessions in August to give members a rest and because many take advantage of the school holidays to go away with their families. But team activities continued relentlessly with… Read More

Lecture Society, talks, fundraising

This week…

Team members have been busy with a number of events in addition to our regular training session this week. Tuesday saw 40 members taking part in a search exercise for our regular weekly training. On Thursday, two members… Read More


JESIP Training

The last week has been busy for the team with two call outs at opposite ends of the county and regular team training sessions both weeks. Last weeks training was an annual CPR refresher where all members run… Read More

Health and Safety, training, Deanwater Hotel

Health and Safety Training

Training this week was Health and Safety… which could be considered a ‘dry’ topic, but on that’s vital to ensuring all team members are equipped with the knowledge to keep themselves and others safe while training, out on… Read More