Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called out twice on Tuesday, helping 8 young people to safety after they suffered mishaps whist enjoying the outdoors on the hottest day of the year so far. Continue reading
West Yorkshire Police called the Team out at approximately 1pm today to search for a high-risk missing person.
Personnel met at Castle Hill car park for tasking, but just as the first search teams were about to leave for their search areas we got the good news that the missing person had been located.
The Team was called to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service with the evacuation of a Duke of Edinburgh participant from the moors above Marsden at 6.50 pm on Wednesday 25th March. Continue reading
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were requested at midnight on Tuesday to help search for an elderly gentleman missing from home in Denby Dale. Continue reading
On Tuesday evening at 18.00, HVMRT were asked to assist with the search of a member of the public missing from her home near Moldgreen, Huddersfield. Continue reading
It has been a hectic few days for the Holme Valley MRT. Normally they have 20 – 30 calls a year but they’ve had their busiest time ever with 10 incidents in just 10 days. Continue reading
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called upon to deal with a number of incidents over the Tour de France Weekend, as the route past over the biggest climb of the Yorkshire Grand Départ. Continue reading
The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called in on Monday afternoon to evacuate a walker who had got into difficulties on the Pennine Way above Marsden. Continue reading
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called in at 3.30pm on Wednesday afternoon to assist with the search for a 44 year old man missing from his home in Leeds.
The volunteer team were tasked by West Yorkshire Police with searching hedgerows, woodland and open countryside east of Leeds after the man failed to return home on Saturday. Continue reading