EMERGENCY ACTION REMINDER CARD - details to assist when contacting the Emergency services

The information below can be viewed here on this page, but if you want to make sure you have it available with you when you might not have a data connection, you can print it or save it to your phone.

There is also a more detailed document to help you assist in the event of a major incident - Major Incident Aide Memoire


1. GIVE FIRST AID, secure and separate the wing to prevent dragging injury. Leave the wing spread out as visual marker.

2. GET HELP: Dial 999 and ask for Police. Tell Police controller ''Fall from height, suspected significant injury, difficult access, air ambulance /SAR helicopter needed (as appropriate)'' Give OS grid reference (see following pages). When helicopter is confirmed on the way, give phone to person administering first aid - dispatcher can advise them.

3. PREPARE FOR HELICOPTER: Clear the airspace. Use glider, bags etc. to set out a large 'H ' 'All Land' signal. Once everyone has landed, secure all loose objects, including any debris. When heli arrives...

4. INDICATE CASUALTY. Stand with arms in a Y shape. Don't Wave.

Powerline emergency: Call 0800 40 40 90

Site details to assist when contacting the Emergency services. 

PINNACLE HILL (Kettle Sings)

  • Take-off.  SO 768 421
  • Launch car park. Opposite Kettle Sings Tearoom.  WR13 6DN
  • PG LZ.  SO 776 420  Oaklands,  WR14 4JE
  • PG alternative LZ. Rothwell Road,  WR14 4HX
  • HG LZ. SO 790 423 3 County show ground South Car park. Blackmore Park Rd. WR13 6NN


  • Take-off.  SO 767 407
  • Launch car park. Black Hill carpark,  WR13 6DW


  • Take-off.  SO 769 435
  • Wyche Inn,  WR14 4EJ


  • Take-off  SO 769 451
  • Car park & intermediate LZ.  SO 766 450
  • West of England Quarry car park.  WR14 4DG
  • Bottom LZ.  SO 758 452
  • Mathon Lodge Farm, Harcourt Road,  WR14 4DP

CASTLEMORTON (Swinyard Hill)

  • Take-off.  SO 762 386
  • Swinyard car park & LZ.  SO 766 382 
  • WR13 6BX

MUCH MARCLE (Ridge Hill)

  • Take-off.  SO 630 329
  • Site car park. Lyndalls Lane, off Lyne Down,  HR8 2PG
  • LZ.  SO 630 325
  • Foxhalls Farm, Near Sollers Hope,  HR1 4RN


  • Take-off.  SO 955 185
  • Car park. Hartley Lane,  GL53 9QL
  • Bottom of hill. Daisybank Road,  GL53 9QQ

BUILTH WELLS (Aberedw Hill)

  • Take-off  SO 083 525
  • Tremaen Farm, (chicken farm) Llanfaredd.  LD2 3TE 
  • PG Bottom LZ.  SO 074 520
  • HG emergency bottom LZ.   SO 086 533  Near  LD2 3TE
  • Fforest Farm,(camp site) Hundred House,  LD1 5RT       SO 100 534