For the second year running, Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team are organising a Rescue Ramble challenge walk to help raise funds to complete the purchase of their new HQ building. 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 will have an extra vehicle at their disposal during the Tour de France weekend, after Huddersfield dealership Rocar Moores confirmed they would be loaning the team an extra Land Rover while the Tour passes through the region over the weekend. 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
The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team will be forming a vital part of the provision for the safety and wellbeing of thousands of spectators that will flood into the Holme Valley for the Tour de France Grand Depart in July. Continue reading
On Sunday 30th March 2014 Huddersfield Sports Centre will be the venue for this year’s Seven Summits Challenge.
This sponsored climbing event will involve teams of climbers attempting to scale the height of seven famous mountains from around the world by using the various routes of the Sports Centre’s Climbing Wall. Continue reading
The Nook Brewhosue is Holmfirth is continuing its long-standing support of Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team through sales of its specially-brewed fundraising Ale, Rescue Red. Continue reading
The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called out yesterday afternoon after a mountain biker fell whilst riding in the Wessenden Valley above Marsden. Continue reading
The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team has spent a busy weekend helping to ensure two major local events took place safely and successfully. This weekend saw the team provide rescue cover for both the Wakefield Hospice Sponsored Walk and the 21st annual Holme Valley Mountain Bike Challenge. Continue reading