Call out: Evacuation from Farmland, Lepton

The team was called out at 10:45 am today to farmland near Lepton, where an elderly gentleman had collapsed whilst out walking with his family. The Yorkshire Air Ambulance and medics from St John Ambulance also attended, but despite...

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Teamworks – Issue 3 Published

It's time for the next instalment of our newsletter. Don't forget, Friends of HVMRT get a free printed copy, and you can always pick one up if you see us at an event.For those of you who prefer to...

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New multifunctional head/neck scarves in stock!

The team has just custom designed some new microfibre scarves. These can be worn around the neck or head in a variety of manners and are great for keeping your face warm during chilly winter weather, or for slipping on...

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Missing Person Search, Knottingley

At 1044hrs on 3rd December, HVMRT was alerted by West Yorkshire Police to an elderly gentleman who had gone missing in Knottingley.The missing man had last been positively sighted at Morrisons supermarket in the town, and various unconfirmed sightings of...

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Accident on Black Hill

The team was called by Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) 1559hrs on 1st December to assist a casualty on the Pennine Way thought to have suffered a fractured leg near to Black Hill summit.A full team call out was issued...

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Missing Person Search, Halifax

At 1615hrs on 19th November, HVMRT's leadership were alerted by neighbouring team, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team, to a missing person incident in the Halifax area.Similarities with the search conducted by HVMRT the previous day led to a...

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Casualty assisted after fall from crag

Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team was called out at 20:25 this evening after a teenager fell from a rocky outcrop on the outskirts of Huddersfield.The 16-year-old had been sitting on top of a rocks on the edge of a...

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Teamworks – Issue 2 Published.

Once again, we are pleased to announce the publication of the second issue of our new team newsletter.Don't forget, Friends of HVMRT will receive a printed copy through the post - and becoming a Friend is a great way to...

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Call Out: Missing Person Search, Pontefract

Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called out on Wednesday evening to search for a gentleman missing from home near Pontefract. (more…)

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VIDEO: HVMRT’s 2016 Rescue Rides

HVMRT's 2016 Rescue Rides event passed off successfully on Sunday, attracting 124 cyclists from across the region to help raise funds for the team.The final fundraising total is yet to be tallied up, but is expected to be in...

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