Kern Knotts Crack Weekend 2nd – 4th Sept

The team is holding a fundraising weekend based at Wasdale Head over the weekend of the 2nd – 4th September. On Friday evening from 7pm Cat Like Thief and other bands will be playing. Saturday will see a wide variety of activities all day including Mountain Rescue displays, Art Workshop, Duck Race, Raffle, Treasure Hunt, Bouncy Castle & Live Music. At 9pm we will hold the auction of walking gear. Sunday will see a similar Read more…

Mountain Rescue Awareness Day Press Release

The Wasdale team will be out and about over the forthcoming Bank Holiday weekends.  On Monday 2nd May the team will be supporting the national body during the Mountain and Cave Rescue Awareness day by giving two female mountain rescuers an early send off from St. Bees beach where they will start their Coast to Coast challenge walk in support of the national body’s benevolent fund (MREW).  As they make their way across Cumbria and Northern England Read more…

Wasdale MRT kicks starts the Coast 2 Coast ‘Twirlies on Tour’ – 2nd May 2011

The team will be involved in two events on the Bank holiday Monday following ‘The Big Wedding’.  Mountain and Cave Rescue Awareness day is Monday 2nd May and across the country, teams are carrying out various fund raising and safety awareness programmes. Wasdale MRT will be down on the St. Bees beach with our rescue landrover to see the two ladies off as they cross Cumbria and the North East, calling in on all the Read more…

Team Dinner and 25 yr awards

The team’s annual dinner was held last night with a great turnout (around 35 I think). The Strands Inn was the venue and Mark and Lesley Corr did us proud with a great value menu. Thank you to all those who cam along on the night and thank you to their wives, husbands and partners who supported us last year. We took the opportunity to present 25 year service awards to Richard Longman, Gordon Starkie Read more…