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Crosthwaite Primary School

Crosthwaite Primary School

This morning, team members Tony and Neil visited Crosthwaite CofE Primary School and talked to the Early yrs children about the role of Mountain Rescue. We then enlisted their help to rescue one of their teachers who was injured on “Crosthwaite mountain”. The alpacas in the next field seemed to enjoy the morning as well.

Visit to the Forum Group

Team member Tony gave a talk to the Forum Group at the Athenaeum Hall in Leasgill today. The presentation was split into two halves with a look around M4 during the coffee break. We would like to thank the Forum for the kind donation that they presented after the talk. Continue Reading

Testing Eric

Testing Eric

We have now had our new control vehicle (Eric) for 3 months. Today was an opportunity for two team members to further test its communication systems so as to enhance our operational capability. Using the inbuilt repeater system we set up next to Cartmel church and using M4 set off to various locations along the… Continue Reading

Northern Sky Release

Northern Sky Release

The team would like to wish Northern Sky good luck with the cd release tomorrow 23/11/18. The Kendal group have been instrumental this year in raising funds for the team via gigs and personal challenges. An ideal stocking filler. Continue Reading

Team Members Clear for Casualty Care

Kendal Mountain Rescue Team would like to congratulate team members Phil, Si W, Holly, Paul C, Paul H & Sarah on passing the Mountain Rescue Casualty Carers Course. The way Mountain Rescue teams administer first aid and drugs safely to our casualties is paramount in the way which we operate. The course is by no… Continue Reading

Passing of a Team Supporter

It is with great sadness that the team received the news that team supporter Arthur Hanson recently passed away. Arthur supported the team for many years whether helping on flag days or ensuring our collection boxes were swapped over when full. The team passes on our sincere condolences to Arthur’s family and friends. Continue Reading

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