Lowland Rescue DorSAR
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.
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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

Members Link to Call Out Page


General CPD Training
Wed 30th September 2015
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Search Manager SARMAN Training
Wed 30th September 2015


Next Management Meeting (Crossways)
all welcome Wed 14th October 2015
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Next Operations Meeting (Crossways)
all welcome Wed 28th October 2015
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Sun 8th February 2015   - AGM - Larmer Tree Rushmore

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** 2015 Major Excercise **

Planning for the major search exercise on 17th & 18th October (make a note in your diary) is well underway. This will be a 24 hour event running through the night in the Weymouth area. Multiple agencies will be involved but it will primarily be a DorSAR event. Camping facilities will be available to those who want to tough it out.
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William Grownow-Davis RIP

William Gronow-Davis
23/09/2015 - We are saddened to announce the passing of our Patron William Gronow-Davis.

DorSAR could not have had a better Patron than William who, following a search near his estate in 2008 actively supported and promoted DorSAR in so many ways. Click here to visit our Tribute to William






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Dorset Weather

Environment Agency Flood Warnings

UK Grid Reference Finder

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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

 AGM 8th Feb 2015 Click here for Results & Minutes


New Duty Roster v12 May 2015. Members can now download & Print Click here

Internal Vacancies. Members only Click here

Newsletter Latest -see Newsletters

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

AGM - 8th February 2015

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 SMS Responder


Protecting Wildlife for the Future
 Collins Dry Suits

Physio Supplies Limited

  Touchdown   Raymound Brown Group

Latest Update: 28th September 2015

Change to: Home Page, Tribute Page,
Recent changes to: Internal Vancies (mem only), Competency Documentation (new ALSAR Team Leader Documentation) Callouts, Call Out Archive (mem only), Trg Diary, Trg Diary Archive (mem only)Newsletter,Operational StatusViewranger Page, General Documentation (new Roster v12)   AGM PageOperational Status,

 "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