Help support the team

Our fundraising team are meeting this evening. Key for this year, in addition to raising the £40,000 annual running costs, we need come up with imaginative ways to replace the funds we used for the recent base extension and purchase of the new team vehicle. We are

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GAMEKEEPERS PLAY PIVOTAL RESCUE ROLE

TRIBUTE has been paid to gamekeepers for their vital role in helping with search and rescue missions on the moors. With two-thirds of Scarborough & Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team (SRMRT) calls coming from the vast tracts of upland heath, members rely on the expertise of keepers who

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Happy New Year

We would like to wish a safe, happy and prosperous 2016 to all supporters and friends. With 80 recorded incidents in 2015 it was not only our 50th year but our busiest by some margin. We could not of done what we have without your support and

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More support for the team

Earlier this month the team were heavily involved in the rescue of an elderly man who had become unwell on the paths below Mallyan Spout waterfall in Goathland (Incident 58/2015). At the time we knew the gentleman was part of a walking party and thus we were

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Scarborough Freemasons supporting the team again

The team were delighted to welcome representatives from St.Nicholas Freemason Lodge to our base in Snainton this lunchtime where they presented us a cheque for £500 to assist in the cost of significant building alterations we are making to our headquarters. The Worshipful Master David Douglas, accompanied

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Class of 2015

As a purely volunteer organisation is is key for us to ensure we have a large pool of operational and associate members.  To that end we hold a couple of open evenings / inductions each autumn to give potential members the opportunity to see what we do

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What did you do on Saturday night?

The team were out exercising last night, here are some of the skills we practiced: Our DUTY INCIDENT CONTROLLERS were called by the ‘Police’ at around 17:00 to a missing walker whose car had been found high on Wheeldale Moor. They set about INITIAL RESPONSE planning contacted

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Right place – Right time

Sometimes we are just in the right place at the right time and as such we received this email today. Whilst walking on the North York Moors with my wife and two dogs we lost our way and walked for a considerable distance over about five hours

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