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Dorset 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. (more About Us......)

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Nick NecchiThose who attended the AGM will know that we recognised the recent passing away of a long serving member Nick Necchi. Those of you who knew Nick will remember him as an active and dedicated member of the team during the years he spent with DorSAR. Our condolences go his family and those who knew him well. Click to visit a Tribute to nick


    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

Members Link to Call Out Page


Wed 15th April 2015 - Searching from Vehicles & Road Searching Click to see Details

Sun 8th February 2015   - AGM - Larmer Tree Rushmore

Wed 22nd April 2015   - Ops Meeting - all welcome



Flood Rescue Boat Paddles

The Water Group are after a set of 'Canadian Style' Paddles for use with their Flood Rescue Boat. If any one has or know of a set they are willing to donate to DorSAR then please Contact Matt Keates through the Contact Us page

AGM 8th Feb 2015

Click here for Results & Minutes
DorSAR AGM 2015 Grp

10 Year Celebrations

  Dorset Weather

Environment Agency Flood Warnings

UK Grid Reference Finder

Click to view these proactive initiatives

 Thank you for taking the time to visit our site

ALSAR Uniform Guidence:-Members only see Notice Board

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

Information on SMS costs when replying to responder - members only link to Noticeboard info on SMS costs click to view

Echo Report on Missing 11 year Old at Ringstead Sep '14 - Click here to view

Thanks From Dorset Police
regarding the search for 11 year Old at Ringstead Sep '14 - See Noticeboard


New Duty Roster v11. Members can now download & Print Click here

11th August- UPDATE to Internal Review of Appointed Position -Members only see Notice Board

Newsletter Latest -see Newsletters

DorSAR Insurance - what are we covered for
Click to view details (members only)

AGM - 8th February 2015

Click to view AGM Page

 SMS Responder


Protecting Wildlife for the Future
 Collins Dry Suits

Physio Supplies Limited

  Touchdown   Raymound Brown Group

Latest Update: 15th April 2015

Change to: Home Page, Trg Diary, Trg Diary Archive (mem only),
Recent changes to:Operational Status,Callouts, Call Out Archive (mem only),   AGM Page, Tribute Page, Operational Status, Internal Vacancies,Noticeboard,PR News,Insurance Cover,

 "DorSAR" is a trademark of Dorset Search & Rescue, "Lowland Rescue" and "From Hill to High Water" are trademarks of the Association of Lowland Search and Rescue