Kinder Mountain Rescue Team
Saving lives in wild and remote places

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32: Callout Saturday 13th August 2016

The team were called by the duty controller to assist a lady with a suspected broken ankle.
Whilst the first party were on route to the scene a passing member of Edale MRT came across the incident and was able to assist the casualty and also advise us of her condition and location.
Due to the potentially uncomfortable and painful route back to Hayfield the casualty was evacuated by Air Ambulance.
Thanks to Derwent Julia and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance for their assistance.

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31: Callout Tuesday 9th August 2016

The team were called out by GMP to a report of 2 walkers and their dogs who were lost and tired. They had reported their position to be around South Head Farm. A SARLOC text was sent but did not get a fix. A first party drove up towards the farm to begin a search and met the pair on the road and so were able to return them to Hayfield.

Neale Pinkerton

Team Leader

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Cracken Edge 2016

Cracken Edge Fell Race Report

After some gloomy forecasts and some rain during the day, we were lucky that the race took place in the dry. As usual, there were plenty of marshals on the way, and the route was well marked. There was a good turnout of 200 runners in Read More…