In the event of an emergency, dial 999 or 112 and ask for the Police, then Mountain Rescue
SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAM
Registered Charity Number 1082144 Affiliated to Mountain Rescue England and Wales
Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) is a 100% voluntary charity, that operates within Mountain Rescue (England & Wales) guidelines and is part of the Mid-Pennine Search & Rescue region supporting the statutory emergency services, working on behalf of West Yorkshire Police.
Search and Rescue Planning & Management, Specialist Medical Treatment, Technical Steep Ground and Crag Rescue, Night and Adverse Weather Search & Rescue, Body Recovery, Swiftwater / Flood Rescue and Stretcher Evacuation.
It costs approximately £35,000 per year just to remain operational.
This amount is raised entirely through donations from the community and local business. All donations go directly towards keeping a roof over our heads, maintaining our emergency response vehicles, purchasing essential life-saving equipment and training team member’s new skills.
We receive no direct funding from the council or government.
Thank you for helping us to help you.
Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team hosts Brit Rock Film Tour 2015, featuring the world premiere of ‘Citadel’ by Alastair Lee (12a)
Thursday 8th October, Screen 7.30–10pm
Based on the success of last years screening, Brit Rock Film Tour is back and bigger than ever. Brit Rock comes right from the heart of the UK adventure scene, with liberal splashes of the inimitable British spirit.
‘Citadel’ by Alastair Leeis a stunning new mountain film for 2015 from multi-award winner Alastair Lee and the Posing Productions. Featuring hardcore UK alpinists Matt Helliker and Jon Bracey as they attempt the stunning NW ridge of the remote peak 'The Citadel' deep in the Neacola range, Alaska. The world's first mountain film shot entirely in 4k, a stunning visual treat reveals alpine climbing like never before.Read more