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Kendal Torchlight

Kendal Torchlight

The team assisted the organisers of Kendal Torchlight last night by providing control marshals around the route. We also joined the parade; the kids of our team members took centre stage as the next generation of Mountain Rescuers. Many thanks to the spectators who braved a very wet evening to cheer, not only us, but… Continue Reading

Another New arrival

Congratulations to team member Matt B and his wife Alice. Baby Penny decided to arrive before the midwife this morning, giving Matt first hand experience on childbirth as he trains to become a paramedic. Continue Reading

New arrival

Congratulations to team member Rich W and his wife Zoe on the birth today of baby daughter Olivia Isla Grace. The team cannot wait to wet the baby’s head. Continue Reading

Leven’s School Visit

Leven’s School Visit

Today’s school visit was to Leven Valley CofE Primary. Once again the kids we talked to were fantastic and very excited at prospect of meeting Fern. The future of Mountain Rescue in the lakes looks very secure indeed. Continue Reading

Northern Taverse

Many congratulations to Kendal MRT Team Leader Dave Howarth, who last night succesfully completed the Northern Traverse Ultra race. 190 miles across Fell, Dale and Moor. It took Dave 83hrs, 51min and 26secs. Time for a pint. Continue Reading

Donation from Lancaster University Boat Club

The Team would like to thank LUBC for their very kind donation Dear Kendal Mountain Rescue, I am the Club Captain from Lancaster University Boat Club. The club was effected by the floods in late December, with water rising over 8ft into our Boat House. Despite trying to rescue our boats, when the water level… Continue Reading

Settle School Cake Bake

In May, Settle College conducted their “Community Project” as part of the AQA unlocking potential programme. It included the planning, delivery and participation in a community project that would make a positive contribution. The plan was to hold a cake baking competition and then sell the cakes with proceeds going to a local charity. We… Continue Reading

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