Mountain dogs to the rescue

A small streak of black and white is zigzagging ahead of me up a steep-sided gully. The sleet has stopped momentarily, and the sky clears above Grindsbrook Clough, near Kinder Scout in the Peak District. “Go on, get up!” John Coombs calls out. The streak turns in our direction, then surges forward. I am watching […] Read More

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SARDA E "Novice Award"

The SARDA E “Novice Shield” is seldom awarded. Only given to a well above average dog team. Search Dog Olly performed consistently above the required standard and so was awarded the shield Read More

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Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team Night Search

Last night as wind speeds in Capel Curig were recorded at 83mph the Llanberis Mountain Rescue team were traversing Crib Y Ddysgyl (the continuation of Crib Goch) searching for a missing 19 year old walker who had called for help, lost, very very cold and beginning to slur his words due to hypothermia. The team […] Read More

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