Lowland Rescue DorSARDorset Search & Rescue (DorSAR)
is a team of highly trained volunteers who work with the Police, Coastguard & other emergency services in:
Search & Recovery of Missing Persons
, Swift Water & Flood Water Rescue, Search & Recovery of Significant Objects
Support at Major Incidents
The organisation was founded in 2004 & since then has grown in both size reputation.
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    If you are interested in joining us, supporting us or just in knowing a bit about us and what we do please take a tour of our website, the tabs across the top pretty much speak for themselves. When & where we are training can be found in the Diary, other events can be seen in PR News. Members Only are able to register and log into the Members Area.

DorSAR's Call Out Status


2018 Training Diary - click to view


Next Management Meeting (Crossways)
all welcome 14th Feb 2018
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Next Operations Meeting (Crossways)
all welcome TBA Feb 2018
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Sun 8th February 2015   - AGM - Larmer Tree Rushmore

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** Recent Call Outs **


• Sat 17th Mar 2018, Snow Desk Standby in support of SWAST
Tasking - Sunday 18th Mar 2018
Tasking - Monday 19th Mar 2018
• Tue 6 Mar 2018 a Continuation Search- M68 DAT/Desp, Swanage
• Mon 5 Mar 2018 - M13 Autistic, Broadwindsor
• Mon 5 Mar 2018 Continuation Search- M68 DAT/Desp, Swanage
• Sun 4 Mar 2018 - M68 DAT/Desp, Swanage
• Fri 2nd Mar 2018, Snow Desk Standby in support of SWAST (no calls)
• Tue 27 Feb 2018 Continuation Search - M20 Desp, Dorchester
• Mon 26 Feb 2018 - M20 Desp, Dorchester
• Sat 24 Feb 2018 - M24 Autistic, Weymouth
• Sat 24 Feb 2018 - M64 Desp, Westbay
• Thu 22 Feb 2018 (WiltSAR) Standby Only - M11 Suicidal, Trowbridge
• Thu 15 Feb 2018 - M87 DAT, Poole
• Wed 31 Jan 2018 - M18 Desp, Poole
• Mon 29 Jan 2018 - M30 Desp, Bournemouth
• Wed 24 Jan 2018 - F91 DAT, Christchurch
• Tue 23 Jan 2018 - M33 Desp, Blandford
• Sun 21 Jan 2018 - M40 Desp, Wareham

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AGM - Wednesday 28th March -
(Original date (1st March) POSTPONED (due to weather warnings)
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SAR Helicopter Update (03/17) AW-189 Deployment - Lee-on-Solent :-Members only see Competency Documentation/ST Info & Procedures.

KeelaNew Keela Jackets for Members Issue -Members only see Notice Board

New version Duty Roster v27 Jan 2018. Members can now download & Print Click here

New Trg Roster v27 Jan 2018. Members can now download & Print Click here




Internal Vacancies. Members only Click here

Newsletter Latest -see Newsletters

DorSAR Insurance - what are we covered for
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AGM  Feb 2018  Click here for Agenda & Details
 AGM  Feb 2017  Click here for Results & Minutes

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Latest Update: 7th May 2018

Change to: Home Page, Training Diary, Training Archive,
Recent changes to:  Op Status, (Duty Roster (v31), Training Roster (v31) Call outs, Call Out Archive, Internal Vacancies,  General Documentation,    

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