Dec Wednesday 29 2004
At 11.31 Hrs the Team Leader was contacted directly, for the Team’s assistance, for an incident in the Rivington area, at first there was an intial rendezvous point at Lower House Car Park, Rivington. The incident concerned a mountain biker who had dislocated his shoulder, in the vicinity of the Pigeon Tower and Rivington Pike, overlooking Rivington village. The Team was stood down responding, with some members about to start the walk to the casualty site and others responding in Team vehicles, some 11 minutes later. The casualty was taken from Rivington Pike to Royal Bolton Hospital by Helimed 08.