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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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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