Search and rescue team finds missing Denise

A SEARCH and rescue team broke off from a landmark celebration to help find a vulnerable missing woman.

Denise Bristol

Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team were asked to assist in the search for Denise Bristol, from Holmfirth, who had not been seen since 10am on Saturday morning.

West Yorkshire Police yesterday appealed for help to find Mrs Bristol who had last been seen at Calderdale Royal Hospital in Halifax.

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The rescue team reported Mrs Bristol had been found at around 9pm and that she was being care for in hospital.

The team had been celebrating its 50th anniversary as it was called out to help.

West Yorkshire Police chief constable Dee Collins praised the rescue team’s efforts on Twitter.