Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team News

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Holme Valley MRT NewsletterTeamworks: Issue Three

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 save paper and don’t mind reading online, you can either download a PDF or use the viewer to help keep our print costs down.

HVMRT HQ

It was a busy weekend for the Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team, with a call out during Saturday night and an event cover on the Sunday.

Call out: 12th September 2017

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team spent the early morning of 12th September on a search for a missing person in the Salendine Nook area of Huddersfield.

The team were called in today to assist Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team searching for an 84 year old lady missing from home near Doncaster.

The Team was called out this afternoon by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with a ten-year old child who had fallen in woods near Golcar.

Call out: 27th June 2017

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team was called out by West Yorkshire Police during the evening of 27th June to assist with a search for a missing person in the Marsden area.

Call out: 19th June 2017

The team were called during the afternoon of 19th June by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to an incident involving a teenager who had fallen approximately thirty feet down a ravine next to Hanging Heaton Golf Club in Dewsbury.

Exercise: 18th June 2017

On Sunday 18th June, the team conducted a training exercise with a Coastguard Helicopter and crew from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.

Call out: 22nd May 2017

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team were called out by West Yorkshire Police just after 2pm today to search for an 80-year-old lady who had gone missing from an address near Pontefract.

The Rescue Ramble

Enjoy a great day out in the West Yorkshire countryside

The Rescue Ramble is our annual fund raising walk and run. There are three routes to choose from, with distance ranging from 25 miles, 16 miles and 8 miles – all to be completed within 10 hours. 

More details of the 2018 event will be available soon.

Rescue Rides

Starts and finishes at our HQ in Marsden

Every year we run our Rescue Rides fundraiser which offers five rides to choose from; they include road and MTB routes plus a family route. Whatever your ability, if you have a bike we have a route that you will enjoy...

More information about the 2018 Rescue Rides will follow soon...

Contact Us

By post:
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team, Emergency House, Manchester Road, Marsden, West Yorkshire HD7 6EY

Email enquiries: info@holmevalleymrt.org.uk
Team secretary: secretary@holmevalleymrt.org.uk
Media enquiries: media@holmevalleymrt.org.uk

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