Kinder Mountain Rescue Team
Saving lives in wild and remote places

8: Callout Sunday 19th February 2017

•             Type – Lost Walkers
 
•             Location Kinder Plateau
 
•             Team Members – 28 Kinder MRT plus Glossop, Edale and Buxton MRT’s
 
•             Duration – 5 Hours or 140 volunteer man hours
 
•             Volunteer Man Hours for year so far: 401.64
 
Two walkers contacted Read More…

7: Callout Saturday 18th February 2017

•             Type – Lost Walkers
 
•             Location Woolpacks
 
•             Team Members – 19 Kinder MRT
 
•             Duration – 3 Hours or 57 volunteer man hours
 
•             Volunteer Man Hours for year so far: 261.64
 
Two walkers contacted the police when they got disoriented in Read More…

In memory of Ken Beetham

On Sunday 19 February 2017, the team welcomed family and friends of the late Ken Beetham to the base. Ken’s daughter presented a cheque for £900 to the team’s Chairman and the guests then toured the base. Many thanks to all for their generosity.

Peak & Northern Footpaths Society plan Snake Path 120th anniversary celebrations

Peak & Northern Footpaths Society announce Snake Path 120th anniversary celebrations for 27 and 28 May 2017; events on the 27th will include music and poetry performances, presentations, displays, fun activities and will be attended by local celebrities. On the 28th PNFS are planning 2 walks along the path – an easy walk and a walk along the full length of the path; transport for both to be provided.