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Outfit Moray - New Patron an honour.

 I was asked recently by an old friend if I would be a Patron of a local Charity Outfit Moray.  This is what I wrote. 1,031 more words


Skye Mountain Accident - the findings

Climbing Guides death in Skye the inquiry a few thoughts .

I love the Island of Skye dearly and have introduced many to the wild and special place. 867 more words

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Old Man of Hoy Visitors Book - left on the summit.

The Old Man Of Hoy Visitors Book

This small visitors visitors book was placed here in memory of Derek “Scotty” Scott who died in April 1991. 159 more words

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Latest Callouts


At 10am on the 15th August, a call came in from a woman who was stranded in freezing fog on Mangerton Mountain. 101 more words

End of an Era - The Closure of the The Aeronautical Rescue Co-ordination Centre ARCC

The End Of an Era – Closure of the ARCC Kinloss – The Aeronautical Rescue

Co-ordination Centre -

“This Centre exists to assist in the saving of  life through the efficient co-ordination of information and assets” Requests from the Military, Police, Health Authorities and Coastguard it is also the home of the Mission Control Centre.” 1,114 more words

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Avalanche Training December 2014

In lieu of a decent accumulation of snow the Torridon & Kinlochewe Mountain Rescue Team we were somewhat ahead of the game with Avalanche rescue training. 348 more words




Just before 15.30 on Sunday, November 30th both the Kingdom Mountain Rescue Team and the Bandon Mountain Rescue Team were tasked to help a man who had become disorientated while walking on Cahir mountain. 86 more words