Le Tour de France – Holme Moss


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I couldn’t let this weekend go past without a post on the Tour de France, the biggest event to hit Yorkshire. All the local mountain rescue teams have been out providing safety cover over the weekend in their respective areas, … Continue reading

Rescue Ramble 2013 – 23 miles is not a ramble!


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As part of the team’s fundraising efforts for a new Headquarters, Holme Valley Mountain Rescue team held their first ever ‘Rescue Ramble’ on Saturday. Over 80 participants came along to the walk, billed as a challenge event. With three distances … Continue reading

A day training with RAF Search and Rescue


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Mountain Rescue teams in some parts of the UK are more likely to see their local air ambulance respond to incidents than have the RAF Search and Rescue attend in their Sea King helicopter. In Cumbria, Snowdonia and Scotland the … Continue reading