NEW in SHOP - Outdoor user FIRST AID KITS
3 January 2016
Flooding in Glenridding and Patterdale (see our photo gallery for photos)
10 December 2015
A brief report – Friday 11 December
Lights donation upgrade
17 March 2015
A national company has given Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) the opportunity to upgrade its three vehicles and to be even safer and better seen when operating at night.
Mobile Centre support Patterdale MRT
5 March 2015
Patterdale MRT would like to thank the MOBILE CENTRE on behalf of Mountain Rescue for their fantastic support. The MOBILE CENTRE has generously supplied high quality LED lighting for our 3 rescue vehicles.
Hillgoers urged to be prepared for winter conditions
12 January 2015
Mountain rescuers are urging hillgoers to be prepared as they head for the Lake District fells, following the deaths of two people in falls recently. Winter conditions prevail on all the district’s mountains, with more snow and freezing weather forecast over the next few days. Teams in the area have been called out more than 30 times already this year. These have included searches for lost and missing walkers, minor injuries and major incidents. Three of the Lake District’s 12 teams dealt with 18 of the callouts.
Windermere pupils get an inight into mountain rescue
29 December 2014
Lakeland Trails Finale raise £1,000
13 November 2014
Lakeland Trails Finale raise £1,000 for the Team
Trailer handover from amazing friends and family
14 April 2014
A donation of more than £10,000 from the friends and family of Chris Bygate was marked with the official handover of a new Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team trailer on Saturday (12 April).
Welcome to the new Patterdale Web Site
12 November 2013
This is the new web site of the Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team, one of the busiest voluntary search and rescue teams in England. We hope that you will find everything here that you might want to know about us and what we do but please contact us if you have ideas for additional content – we want to make this site as useful as we can.
Congratulations to Dr Theo Weston
12 November 2013
Dr Theo Weston, one of the Team’s two Medical Officers, was awarded an MBE in the New Year Honour’s list in recognition of his work with trauma patients. As well as his work with the Team, Theo is also involved with the GNAA and the BEEP service that gets emergency care to victims of road traffic collisions in North Cumbria.