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
HVMRT member John Hodgson has completed a 1,957 mile ‘End to End’ sponsored motorbike ride to raise money for the team. John rode his 1981 Honda CX 500 bike from Marsden to John O’Groats before proceeding to Land’s End, returning to Marsden to complete the trip.
HVMRT is raising money to purchase the Marsden Fire Station so that we can make it our permanent headquarters. To donate to support John’s efforts on behalf of the team please see the options here, or simply text HVHQ13 £10 to 70070 to make a quick donation via your mobile phone. For other amounts just substitute £10 for your chosen donation.
The team was called out on the evening of Friday 19th July to search for a missing elderly man in Wakefield. We searched a large local park and continued until 3.30am Saturday morning. Continue reading
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have negotiated the sale of Marsden Fire Station to Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team. Continue reading
We are pleased to announce our first ever HVMRT Rescue Ramble will be taking place this year! The event is a sponsored challenge walk, raising money to help HVMRT with our new HQ appeal. Continue reading
Bricks are now available to order, either online or by post. Each one will help us raise valuable funds to secure our future, as well as serving as a lasting reminder of our generous supporters – permanently on display in our new HQ building. Continue reading
Local climbers took to Huddersfield Sports Centre on Sunday to help raise vital funds to provide a new base for the Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team. Continue reading