Hire out the Woodhead Barn

The Woodhead Barn located at the team's HQ has been recently refurbished & makes an ideal location for conferences, seminars and training.

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Forthcoming Events

Penistone Show

We will be fundraising and selling merchandise at this years Penistone Show. Come along and say Hi! For more information on Penistone Show – http://www.penistoneshow.com/    


Our annual Grin n’ Bear it event takes place in and around Langsett. There will be 25km fell race, a 17km walk and an 8km family walk. Guaranteed to be a great day whatever the weather!


Featured News Item

Woodhead MRT buff style neck gaiter

Exclusive to WMRT! The team have paired up with Giraffe to create this attractive buff style neck gaiter which can be yours for a small fee of £10.00, + postage.  All profits will go to the team. For more information or […]

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Latest Incident for the Team

July 27th 08:20

We were contacted by the duty controler to help SY Police search for a 7 yr old boy from Barnsley who had been reported missing the night before. Just as we were starting to deploy, he was found deceased in […]

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Peak District Weather Report

About Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team

The team is a volunteer search and rescue service covering South Yorkshire, the Peak District and surrounding areas. We rely entirely on donations from the public and sponsorship from businesses to fund our operations.

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Search and rescue dogs

Abbie is a fully trained search and rescue dog. She is a Blue Merle Border Collie born in 2005. Her handler Ken Sloan is a long serving member of Woodhead Team.

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We are a charity that relies entirely on sponsorship from businesses and donations from the general public to fund our operations. Find out more »