2020: 58 Callouts | 2019: 61 Callouts


25th March 2021

Staying Safe – easing of COVID restrictions

After almost three months of lockdown the next easing of COVID restrictions in England will take effect on Monday 29th March 2021 when we will be allowed to meet outside with one other household or via the ‘rule of six’ and the ‘stay at home’ rule will end. Whilst the Government has advised that people should still minimise travel and stay as local as possible we can still expect to see an increase in people travelling further for exercise than we have seen in…

20th March 2021

Water Training & Vehicle Recovery

Saturday 20th March 2021 After being stood-down from a call-out earlier in the morning, some of our Team members were out again two-hours later to take part in water training. It had been arranged partly as a follow-up to call-out 4/2021 in January, when the Team had been deployed to a vehicle that had been washed off the ford on…

18th March 2021

24-Hour Family Relay Run

Last summer Nicky Francis and her three children Eva, Stan and Angus undertook a fundraising challenge by running 1-mile for every hour in a 24-hour period. They raised well over a thousand pounds for the Team - a great effort by the Francis family. Well they've decided that wasn't hard enough so on 15th May they will be taking on…

4th March 2021

Hardmoors Runners Donation

For the third month in a row we must say a huge 'thank you' to Shirley & Jon and their Hardmoors Ultra and Trail series runners for yet again donating to the Team. This time it is a donation of £118 for the virtual Saltburn races. So again, many thanks Shirley, Jon and all the runners. We're looking forward to…

1st March 2021

Team Calendar – March’s photo

March brings the the start of the meteorological Spring and it's also time to reveal this month's 2021 Calendar photo! It was taken just off the road from Osmotherley to Hawnby not far from Square Corner - looking across to Locker Bank and Arden Great Moor. The March sponsor is Weather Goat Walk Support who provide logistical support on long…

25th February 2021

HRH The Earl of Wessex

His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex paid a 'virtual visit' to the area via Zoom on Thursday 25th February 2021. The event was organised and hosted by the Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire and included colleagues from Cleveland Police, local health services and others. The Earl was interested in finding out how the various services had coped with the Covid-19…

14th February 2021

Team on standby – weather related incident

We were contacted by North Yorkshire Police in the early hours of Sunday 14th February 2021 to potentially assist in the rescue of the two occupants of a delivery vehicle that was struck due to drifting snow near Ingleby Greenhow. After liaison with the Police four of our Team members were placed on standby (with a number of others aware…

9th February 2021

Fundraising auction to support injured Patterdale MRT member

On Saturday 6th February 2021 a Team member from Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team was badly injured during a rescue having gone to the aid of someone who had developed chest pains whilst camping. Sadly the Team member fell at least 150-metres suffering significant injuries and after receiving treatment he had to be flown by helicopter to hospital where he is…

9th February 2021

Mountain Rescue Magazine (Winter 2021)

The Winter edition of Mountain Rescue magazine is now available online. Your chance to catch up with all things mountain rescue. Includes a piece on our long-standing Team member Gari Finch (page 43). Click to read the online version (opens in new tab)

7th February 2021

Another Hardmoors Runners Donation

It's only a month ago that we were thanking Shirley & Jon and their Hardmoors Ultra and trail series runners for donating to the Team - and already they've done so again. This time it is two donations - £80 from the virtual Hardmoors 15 & 30 races plus £142 from the virtual Roseberry Topping race. As we continue to…

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