Who we are

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 Capabilities include:

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.

What’s that in numbers?

INCIDENT 970

THE AIM HIGHER CHALLENGE

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.

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Fundraising and Public Events

CVSRT Original Giraffe® Multifunctional Headwear

Made in UK with 100% Coolmax winter weight microfiber. Seamless Knit.

One size fits all. Measures approx 50cm x 24.5cm. Weight 1.3oz.

Item comes on a display header card and individually bagged.

£8.00 + £1.50 Postage & Packaging (UK only)

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Incidents

  • Incident #1134
    2018-10-21 at Hardcastle Crags
    At 15:15 today, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the…
  • Incident #1133
    2018-10-21 at Eastwood Lane, Todmorden
    On Friday 19th October at 23:25, CVSRT members were called to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service…
  • Incident #1132
    2018-10-18 at Baildon Moor
    At 12:26 today, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the…
  • Incident #1131
    2018-10-07 at Havok Mountain Bike Centre, Todmorden
    Request from YAS to assist with two riders following landing badly after a jump. One…

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