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April 23rd, 2014

Quiz Lovers – still time to enter the lucky number Seven

Team supporter, Gillian Halliday’s series of word quizzes continue to reap handsome rewards for the rescue team.

Quiz 7, Gillian’s latest quiz, is available by post or email.  This time you are looking for British place names which include body parts and there is a first prize …

April 12th, 2014

Meet The Team this Easter Saturday

Buxton Mountain Rescue Team will be at Pooles Cavern, Green Lane, Buxton this coming Easter Saturday between 10.00 am and 4.00 pm.

The team will have vehicles and equipment on display in the car-park and will be able to answer questions on what makes a rescue team tick.  Weather permitting, it is hoped that the public …

April 6th, 2014

FOUR INNS SUCCESS

Thanks to all who supported Buxton team members in the 2014 Four Inns Walk. 

All three teams completed the forty mile course although two members retired on route.   The Buxton “Fastens” finished in fifteen hours despite being diverted to a rescue incident on Kinder Scout.

The weather was …

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The WINNING 50th Anniversary Logo

Other 50th anniversary activities:
- The 4 Inns Walk, April 2014

Recent Call Outs

Roych Clough, Ru…

Buxton Mountain Rescue Team called to assist the Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service and East Midlands Ambulance Service following the report of a 4×4 vehicle …

Kinder Scout

Buxton’s Search and Rescue Dog “Megan” with handler, Dave Mason, joined the hunt in the early hours on Easter Monday looking for the missing family …

Kinder Scout Pla…

Just as darkness was falling an adult couple with two children made a 999 call to police to report themselves lost on Kinder.  The Duty …