In the event of an emergency, dial 999 or 112 and ask for the Police, then Mountain Rescue
MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAM
Registered Charity Number 511072 BPMRT is a full member to Mountain Rescue England and Wales
Bowland Pennine Rescue Team (BPMRT) 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 Lancashire 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.