Category: Fundraising

Cracken Edge fell race report & results

The 10km Cracken Edge Fell Race is a major annual fund-raising event for the Kinder Mountain Rescue Team. Following the near-catastrophic events at Toddbrook Reservoir in Whaley Bridge, for which the team had been on stand-by since the previous Thursday, race-day saw Whaley Bridge re-opened to residents along with the Read More…

What a Cracken good race!!

 

Well, what an event. The weather was kind, the going was good and the runners were on a mission. None more so than course record-holder, Steve Vernon.

Way back in 2008, Steve won the race in the record time of 40:14, a record that stood until today because, this evening Steve’s record time was, incredibly, Read More…

Generous donation from Co Op Community Fund

On Saturday 25 November 2017, Team Chairman Nigel Taylor and long-term team member Howard Taylor (no relation) attended the Co Operative food store in Whaley Bridge to collect a donation from the Co Op Community Fund.

Mountain rescue in the UK is provided entirely free-of-charge by unpaid volunteers giving up their time to train, Read More…

Thank you Sally ….

Thanks from the team to long-time Associate team Member, Supporter, Fundraiser and PR Officer Sally Barnett. 12 years association with the team and around £100K raised.

New local Sheep Dog Trial event in support of team

High Ash Charity Open Sheep Dog Trial to be held at Sandy Lane Far, Chisworth, Glossop on Saturday 26 August with raffle and on-site catering; promises to be a fun day out for all the family. Entries close on 9 August and are £8 per dog.