Call out: 24th August

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team spent the evening of 24th August searching for a missing person in the Micklefield area.West Yorkshire Police called us out at 6pm to search various woodland areas. Searching was completed at 11.15pm. The missing...

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Call out: 20th August

Holme Valley MRT had an unusual call out on the evening of 20th August: we were asked to support the West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service in the rescue of a dog that had become trapped on the moors...

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Callout 16th August

The Team was called out by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service at 17.07 today to assist a 75 year-old man who had fallen down a banking in woods near Brockholes. The casualty was placed on to one of the Team’s...

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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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Team Land Rover rolled during a call out

During late afternoon on July 19th the Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team was called out to assist a walker near Blakeley Reservoir in the Wessenden Valley. The walker had experienced problems with his knees and requested assistance, which was...

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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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Teamworks: Our new quarterly newsletter

HVMRT is pleased to announce that, commencing this year, we will be publishing a quarterly newsletter to keep the public and our friends and supporters up-to-date with the team's activities.The newsletter includes a summary of incidents, new developments with equipment,...

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Golden Jubilee Rescue Ramble: thanks to all who took part

Thank you to all that participated in the Rescue Ramble on Saturday 12th September. Although the weather was changeable everyone seemed in good spirits at the finish.So far you have raised £600.00 with more sponsorship money to follow -...

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New film launch – HVMRT’s 50th Anniversary

Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team are very proud to present a new film, celebrating our 50th Anniversary and the purchase of our new HQ. The film was put together by the tireless work of Rog Kinder and Jez Staples...

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HVMRT Celebrates 50th Anniversary

On Saturday 6th June, The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team held a dinner to celebrate 50 years since its formation.(more…)

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