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[https://www.facebook.com/ITVCentral/?fref=mentions] 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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MPA safety day at JCB's Kevin Quarry

Posted by David O'Sullivan on 17 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Derby Mountain Rescue Team was invited by JCB & the MPA (Mineral Products Association - trade body for the UK construction materials sector) to attend their annual Safety Day held at JCB's Kevin Quarry, near Alton, Staffordshire.  The event was attended by over one hundred delegates drawn from MPA members, with six workshops addressing issues ranging... Read more...


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The Steve Hilditch Trophy

Posted by David O'Sullivan on 19 April 2017 | 0 Comments

At the end of 2014, and after Thirty-Four years in the role, Steve Hilditch MBE (1952-2015) stood down as Team Leader of Derby Mountain Rescue Team.  At the time the team was also celebrating it's 50th anniversary having formed following the tragic loss of three Rover Scouts during the 4 Inns walk in March 1964. Steve... Read more...


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Inshore and inland rescue boat grant

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

Derby Mountain Rescue Team, an unpaid volunteer charity, has received a one-off sum of just over £3,800 from the 2017 Department for Transport ‘Inshore and inland rescue boat grant’; a £1million grant for charities running local lifeboat and rescue services, helping those in danger on and around inland and inshore waterways, including during flooding and other... Read more...


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