Call out: 11th October

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team was called out at 0210hrs on October 11th to assist West Yorkshire Police with a search for a missing person in the Bretton Common area.The circumstances of the search indicated that an urgent...

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Call out: 24th September

The Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance were called out on 24th September by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with a casualty in the Willykay Clough area near Marsden.The casualty had been walking as part of...

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Casualty assisted after fall from crag

Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team was called out at 20:25 this evening after a teenager fell from a rocky outcrop on the outskirts of Huddersfield.The 16-year-old had been sitting on top of a rocks on the edge of a...

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Call in the Coastguard!

It might sound like a strange thing to say in land-locked West Yorkshire, but in the same way that Mountain Rescue is about a lot more than mountains, the Coastguard search and rescue service is about much more than the coast!Since...

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Teamworks – Issue 2 Published.

Once again, we are pleased to announce the publication of the second issue of our new team newsletter.Don't forget, Friends of HVMRT will receive a printed copy through the post - and becoming a Friend is a great way to...

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Call out: 24th and 26th 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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