All posts tagged "Mourne Mountain Rescue Team"
Newry/ 1 month ago
Mourne Mountain Rescue Team’s ‘considerable concern’ over another rescue team name change
Mourne Mountain Rescue Team (MMRT) – a volunteer-led organisation covering south Armagh and south Down – has expressed its “considerable concern”...
Newry/ 1 year ago
Almost £500,000 for two groups who helped in fighting devastating Mournes blaze
Almost £500,000 has been given to two search and rescue groups that played a vital role in controlling last year’s devastating...
News/ 1 year ago
Search ongoing in Tollymore Forest Park for missing man last seen four days ago
Emergency rescue teams are currently searching Tollymore Forest Park and the surrounding areas for a man last seen four days ago....
South Down/ 2 years ago
Stay away from Newcastle police warn as huge fire rages across Mournes
Police are asking people to avoid Newcastle as firefighters continue to battle a major blaze in the Mournes. As crowds prepare...
News/ 2 years ago
Walker passes away while out walking in Mourne Mountains
A walker sadly died while scaling Slieve Donard in the Mourne Mountains earlier today (Saturday). Rescue teams were called just before...
Hiking group’s Mourne Mountain Rescue fundraiser peaks at over £20,000 and is still climbing!
A donation page set up on New Year’s Day has already raised over £20,000 for the Mourne Mountain Rescue Team. It...
Walker tragically dies in Mourne Mountains
A walker tragically died in the Mourne Mountains earlier today (Thursday). Emergency services mounted a rescue operation after the walker collapsed...
Walker tragically dies after taking ill in Mourne Mountains
A man tragically passed away while out walking in the Mourne Mountains earlier today (Saturday). Mourne Mountain Rescue Team (MMRT) were...
South Down/ 3 years ago
Late night rescue on Mourne Mountains to assist man and two children
A man and two children had to be rescued on the Mourne Mountains late on Monday night. The Mourne Mountain Rescue...
Newry/ 3 years ago
Controversial plans for new £3.2m Lidl and mountain rescue centre to be recommended for approval
Plans for a new Lidl supermarket and Mourne Mountain Rescue Centre on the site of a former primary school in Newcastle...
Lurgan/ 4 years ago
Mourne Mountain and Lough Neagh rescue teams secure share of £200,000 funding
Mourne Mountain and Lough Neagh rescue teams have both secured their share of a £200,000 funding package The Department of Justice...
South Down/ 4 years ago
Owner’s praise for helpers after Bud the dog is rescued from Mournes on a stretcher
The owner of a dog who had to be rescued from the Mourne Mountains earlier this morning has thanked all those...