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North East Wales SAR

North East Wales Search and Rescue (NEWSAR) primary operational area is north east Wales, covering Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham and parts of Conwy and Powys. The team also regularly assists mountain rescue teams elsewhere in North Wales as well as Lowland search and rescue teams in Cheshire and Shropshire.

To find out more, go to or find them on Facebook.

NEWSAR members kitted up for swiftwater rescue © NEWSAR

If you have an accident in the hills

Dial 999 or 112. Ask for 'Police' then 'Mountain Rescue'. To use the emergencySMS service: Text 999 and send 'Police' + details of incident + location