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Keep up to date with everything going on in mountain rescue around England and Wales. For press enquiries, contact Andy Simpson, MREW Press Officer, via press@mountain.rescue.org.uk.

Casualty found using PLB

Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team was called yesterday (28th June 2018) at 16:40 to a 70 year old man as a result of a personal locator beacon (PLB) being activated. By activating the PLB, the International Emergency Response Coordination Centre (IERCC) in Houston, Texas, was alerted.  They in turn alerted the UK Mission Control Centre (UKMCC),…

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Mountain rescue to stage remembrance walk to Second World War plane crash site

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A mountain rescue team condemns a group of walkers for being inadequately prepared after getting lost

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The Guardian view on the Thai cave rescue: saluting the volunteers

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Lake District walkers blasted over ‘truly avoidable’ rescue

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Mountain biker rescued after injuring himself near Grisedale Tarn

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Team faces big clean-up after rescue of man stuck in Ladybower Reservoir mud

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Opportunity to help team gain funding

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BBC Two series will see mountaineer Paul Rose explore the Lake District

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Teenage walker rescued from Roseberry Topping

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