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Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

This year, the team has been Harrison Drury Solicitors’ chosen charity. Last night team members Dave, Kath and Tony were invited to their Christmas drinks social evening. We were presented with a cheque and further donations raised during the year. Fund raising activities included the 3 Peaks Challenge and a concert by the company’s own band Northern Sky. Many Thanks from all at KMSRT.

Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

Kendal Mountain Festival weekend proved to be as popular as ever. Members of the team and searchdog Skye were happy to be out and about meeting people. We also had the priviledge once again to lead the 10k runners for the start of the fell race after they had been set off by Jonathan Brownlee.… Continue Reading

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Congratulations to the #WestmorlandGazette for winning the Community Campaign Award at this years O2 Media Awards 2018. The award was in recognition of the “Readers to the Rescue” campaign that they spearheaded. This resulted in the team reaching its £40,000 new vehicle target quicker than we could ever of imagined. Team Chairman Dave H, Team Leader Dave… Continue Reading

Team AGM

The team held its AGM last night, as well as the appointment/re-appointment of team members in key roles within the team it was also a time to celebrate milestones achieved by two members of KMSRT. Harry Ashcroft received a certificate for 40yrs service to MR which included his time with RAFMRT and Duddon & Furness… Continue Reading

New Mobile 2 Arrives

New Mobile 2 Arrives

When the oldest (Mobile 3) meets the youngest (Mobile 2). Two team members drove to Pickup Systems on Thursday to take ownership of the newest vehicle to be added to our fleet. We would like to thank Pickup Systems for carrying out the conversion. The purchase and subsequent conversion of M2 was only made possible… Continue Reading

Emergency Services Day

Ever wondered what equipment the emergency services carry to various incidents? What a casualty feels like strapped into a Bell Stretcher? How modern technology has improved response times?. Then take some time out to come along and enjoy the Emergency Services Day on Sat 27th October 2018 Continue Reading

Remembrance

Remembrance

November 11th this year marks 100 years since the end of the Great War 1914-1918. “At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, we will remember them”. Continue Reading

Kendal Torchlight Parade

Kendal Torchlight Parade

It was great to be part of torchlight, every year listening to the crowd cheer us and wave is always special. We are proud to be part of Kendal and its heritage. Having Alfred Wainwright as a previous team member makes it that bit more special Continue Reading

Return to St Mark’s

Team member Tony was very happy to return to St Marks Primary School in Natland today and receive a cheque of £155 which was raised by the pupils in Yr 4. After an earlier visit by the team they put on a short play about Mountain Rescue which led to a fundraising event including a… Continue Reading

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