Archive for June 2014

Challenge events on-line entries

By popular demand we now accept on-line entries for our challenge walks. Don’t worry if you prefer the postal version we still also accept these. The first event we are using this for is the Saltergate circuit in October. Simply click on the link at the bottom […]

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Royal award scheme goes from strength to strength

The Duke of York’s Community Initiative, a highly regarded award scheme that seeks to recognise third sector excellence throughout the whole of Yorkshire, has used its annual award holder’s conference to announce three major developments. At the conference, which was held at HMP Askham Grange, representatives from […]

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Climbing in the Peak District

As part of the team’s ethos of continual development and training a number of team members spent the weekend in the Peak District to practice their climbing skills.  The pictures below provide a good overview of the challenge and the fun enjoyed by those attending.  

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The Duke of York’s Community Initiative

  Last year, 2013, the team were honoured to be presented the Duke of York’s Community Initiative Award. Today two of the team attended the 2014 Award Holders Conference held at HMP Askham Grange just outside of York. To quote His Royal Highness “you are meeting today […]

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A kind donation

Earlier this year we were delighted to be contacted by Sue from Greenfields Bed and Breakfast in Goathland to say that we had been chosen as her fundraising project over the May Bank Holidays. We were even more delighted when she contacted us last week to say […]

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Water training

The last weekend in May saw twelve team members from Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team, Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team and North of Tyne Mountain Rescue Team assemble in Barnard Castle for a three day residential Rescue 3 Europe, Swiftwater Flood Rescue Technician course (DEFRA Mod 3) […]

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