2020 Incidents – Summary


During the Coronavirus-affected year of 2020, with approximately four months of England in lockdown, the team’s assistance was requested or required 47 times, only 10% down on 2019’s figure of 52 incidents. The total number of hours required for these, however, was much higher than 2019 at just under 1,500 hours, and those hours particularly needed in August and December.

England’s two lockdowns for the purpose of this chart were:
23 March to 4 July = April May June
5 Nov to 2 Dec = Nov
Cumbria went into Tier 4 on 31 Dec