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West Mercia Search & Rescue team opens new base in Bridgnorth – shropshirestar.com

The group which searches for missing adults and children and performs rescues from rivers will be based in Stanmore Industrial Estate.

The new campaign to battle river fatalities was launched after a number of deaths in the county over the Christmas period.

It comes after it was revealed that twelve high risk people were steered away from the River Severn during a Christmas safety crackdown.

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The 38-year-old says the group always have someone on-call and will drop anything to respond to an incident.

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