Latest News

You can find out all the latest news from Cheshire SAR team and read our press releases here. Make sure you visit regularly to find out what’s happening. Head over to the Incidents page to view recent call out activity.  For older news please check out our News Archive

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RTACC Trauma First Aid Course

RTACC Trauma First Aid course – please note that some of these training scenario images may be upsetting as we use real people, and realistic make up and props. Congratulations to the 16 candidates who passed their RTACC… Read More

Callout – Runcorn

We were called shortly after midnight and searched until 7 in the morning. The missing person was found safe and well.

Search Technician’s Course 2017

November 24th – 26th 2017 This residential course is part of the basic training for our team members, and we were delighted to welcome colleagues from Bolton Mountain Rescue Team, Buxton Mountain Rescue Team Cheshire Fire and Rescue… Read More

Callout – Warrington

Fifteen team members, our control vehicle and the Hilux responded to a call-out to assist Cheshire Police this afternoon. First on scene within 20 minutes, 15 team members in less than an hour and lots more on the… Read More


The week culminated with our annual attendance at the fantastic Hellrunner event in Delamere Forest, providing medical cover and water safety. In the late afternoon we were approached by the Forestry Commission to assist with a casualty further… Read More

Congleton Fire Station open day

Come on by and visit the team today as they support Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service at the Congleton Fire Station open day. There’s plenty to see and do.

First Aid Cover – VPX Warrington

Today team members are supporting VPX Warrington for the last of four events this August, celebrating their 10th year. It’s a fantastic FREE event for kids, so if you’re around, make sure you stop by.


A busy weekend coming up for team members starting with a Search Operations Course and a Flood Responders Course. All team members and instructors give up their time freely to pass on their knowledge and professional skills to… Read More