Archive for October 2014

Training with RAF Leeming MRT

The last weekend in October saw the team out training with RAF Leeming Team. Saturday was spent reviewing the equipment carried by each team followed by a technical rope rescue session.  The first pictures below show collaboration in a Tyrollean Traverse rescue. Sunday was a simulated plane crash […]

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Royal reward for local innovation

Three Yorkshire community groups have had their coffers boosted by grants from a top royal award scheme. Coatham House – Redcar, Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue and The Island, York each received a share of by an £8,000 pot distributed to its award holders by the Duke […]

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North Yorkshire Police 2014 Search and Rescue Awards dinner

Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team and team members formally recognised at the 2014 North Yorkshire Police Search and Rescue Awards Dinner.   Joining team members from the Cave Rescue Organisation, Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team, Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team and Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association David Edwards, […]

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The Duke of York’s Community Initiative

Innovation Fund award winners…. We are delighted to announce that have just been advised that we have been successfully in a bid for funding from The Duke of York’s Community Initiative, Innovation Fund for 2014. The purpose of the fund is to promote innovation and the sharing of […]

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Module 2 Water First Responder instructor training

Mountain Rescue England and Wales are sponsoring a series of training weekends to qualify a number of team Level 3 Swift Water and Flood Rescue Technicians to Level 2 Water First Responder Instructor standard with a view to taking this experience home to the regions to the […]

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