Lockerbrook 2018

Posted by Sam Abbott on 18 March 2018 | 1 Comments

The team’s annual training weekend took place from the 26th – 28th January 2018 at Lockerbrook Outdoor Activity Centre perched above Ladybower Reservoir in the Dark Peak. The weekend serves as a great opportunity to practise our key skills in a less familiar location whilst leaving just enough spare time for some well-earned team building.... Read more...

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Denstone College Donation

Posted by Dai Sandbrook on 23 January 2018 | 0 Comments

Members of the Team have been presented with a cheque for £700 by pupils of Denstone College. The donation was part of the College’s community giving project, with the Team being nominated by pupil Guy Watts, himself a keen walker and mountaineer. The donation marks a longstanding relationship between the Team and the School, the cheque... Read more...

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ITV News Feature

Posted by David O'Sullivan on 14 November 2017 | 0 Comments

Mountain rescue team experience one of their busiest years At the end of 2016 we were approached by ITV Central[] about filming a short feature item on the work of the team. After several hours of filming at various events we are looking forward to seeing the finished product as a three-part feature this week on the ITV... Read more...

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2017 Abseil

Posted by David O'Sullivan on 25 October 2017 | 0 Comments

A big thank you to all the fantastic people that abseiled with us this weekend. Collectively you raised just over £11k (including gift aid) - a much needed boost to our coffers. Special thanks to: SBG Scaffold, Drum Hill Scout Camp, Yesss Electrical, the Photo Team (John Young, Megan Berry, Maxi Brown, Cameron Walden, Julian... Read more...

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MPA Donation

Posted by David O'Sullivan on 8 October 2017 | 0 Comments

We have received a donation of £1,000 from the MPA (Minerals Products Association, the UK trade association for the construction materials sector). The Team ran a workshop at the MPA’s Safety Day at JCB’s Kevin Quarry in May to explain how Mountain Rescue teams can save lives in operational and non-operational quarries. Receiving the check on... Read more...

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