Category Archives: Team news

Certificate of Merit for Team Member

Congratulations to provisional team member James Gooding on receiving his Certificate of Merit from the Superintendant of Cumbria Constabulary. The importance of timely CPR should never be underestimated.

Sad news

It is with great sadness that, on Sunday evening, we received the news that former team member Rod Muncey had lost his battle with Prostrate Cancer. Rod had returned to his native west country just over two years ago to care for his parents when he was diagnosed. Prior to leaving Kendal his devotion and… Continue Reading

10 Years on From Grayrigg

10 Years on From Grayrigg

10 years ago today and the village of Grayrigg and its surrounding area became the centre of world media attention after the Virgin train crash. Kendal Mountain Rescue Team are proud of the contribution made by team members past and present during this incident. Continue Reading

Satellite Internet Has Arrived

Satellite Internet Has Arrived

Our latest team investment has arrived and yesterday members from the comms group went to one of our area blackspots in Kentmere to get familiar with the system. In driving wind, rain and snow we managed to establish a wifi link and initiate MR map and Sarcall. We also managed to skype with crystal clear… Continue Reading

25 Years for Andy!

The team would like to congratulate team member and team membership secretary Andy on receiving his certificate for 25 years service to Mountain Rescue. Team Leader Dave presented the certificate during the team’s AGM. 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

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