Magazine back issues

Mountain Rescue is our quarterly magazine, available to team members and on subscription. Published in January, April, July and October, it’s packed with regional and national news, medical and technical developments, incident tales and travel stories, advice and commentary. Download back issues of the magazine below or take out a subscription here and get your very own copy of Mountain Rescue mag, hot off the press.

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Issue 65 Mountain Rescue Summer 2018

Continuing the focus on mental health, Teesdale and Weardale team member Izzy de Santis talked frankly about her own experience…

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Issue 64 Mountain Rescue Spring 2018

As the MREW Land Rover continued its tour of England and Wales, ex-RAF winchman paramedic Andy Elwood talked about coming…

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Issue 63 Mountain Rescue Winter 2018

With the ‘MREW Land Rover’ now on the road, on loan to mountain rescue from Jaguar Land Rover, and every…

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Issue 62 Mountain Rescue Autumn 2017

Lyle Brotherton took a detour from navigation with a look at ‘beasties in the hills’ and the many things our…

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Issue 61 Mountain Rescue Summer 2017

Wellbeing came back into focus again with a piece from therapist Charlotte Pepper on PTSD, increasingly recognised as a potential…

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Issue 60 Mountain Rescue Spring 2017

Lyle Brotherton led us through the dark with some winter navigation, Judy Whiteside explained where the benevolent had come from…

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Issue 59 Mountain Rescue Winter 2017

Judy Whiteside interviewed photographer, climate change activist and Langdale Ambleside team member Ashley Cooper, about his concerns for the planet…

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Issue 58 Mountain Rescue Autumn 2016

Judy Whiteside revealed new (tongue in cheek) possibilities for corporate wear with the news that a a ‘classic thong’ was…

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Issue 57 Mountain Rescue Summer 2016

Peer review continued apace with a report from Bowland Pennine on theirs. John Hulse looked at the ‘downwash issue’ when…

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Issue 56 Mountain Rescue Spring 2016

This issue brought a cautionary tale from Glossop MRT, highlighting the risk of winter fell running with a case of…

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Issue 55 Mountain Rescue Winter 2016

Oh my word, we reached a bumper issue for this one, up to 68 pages. The copy date assumed a…

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Issue 54 Mountain Rescue Autumn 2015

Geoff Monk came back with his occasional ‘weather series’, this time talking about Scottish snow and climate change, Chris Cookson…

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