All posts tagged "Mourne Mountain Rescue Team"
South Down/ 4 years ago
More than 3,000 residents evacuated but Mournes blaze now ‘under control’
More than 3,000 residents were evacuated from a caravan park after a wildfire broke out at the foot of the Mournes...
Banbridge/ 4 years ago
Mournes fall victims named as tributes pour for ‘highly respected’ community members
A south Armagh man who tragically fell to his death in the Mourne Mountains on Sunday has been named. Sean Byrne...
Man airlifted to hospital with ‘serious injuries’ after mountain bike accident
A man has sustained serious injuries after an incident in the Mourne Mountains. It happened shortly before 3.30pm this afternoon (Saturday)....
Man who consumer full bottle of vodka lost consciousness while swimming in river
A man who had consumed a whole bottle of vodka before going for a swim in a river in the Mourne...
Mourne Mountain Rescue to get share of Stormont funding windfall
Mourne Mountain Rescue is one of nine voluntary search and rescue groups to share in more than £84,000 in funding. The...
Mournes walker suffers serious head injury in incident involving horse
Air Ambulance were called into help after a walker suffered a serious head injury in the Mournes on Saturday afternoon. The...
Cool FM presenter thanks ‘heroes’ after Mourne Mountains rescue
A Cool FM radio presenter has thanked the “heroes” of Mourne Mountain Rescue Team after they help recover one of his...
Four people rescued and treated for hypothermia in Mournes
Four people were rescued and treated for hypothermia in the Mourne Mountains yesterday (Saturday) evening. Shortly after 5pm today, the Mourne...
Crossmaglen/ 5 years ago
Police officers rescue tonnes of beer as lorry jack-knifes in Co Armagh
Police were on hand to rescue a lorry load of beer kegs when it jack-knifed in Co Armagh on Tuesday night....
Two walkers suffer serious injuries on Mournes; one airlifted to safety
Two walkers suffered serious injuries in separate incident in the Mourne Mountains on Sunday afternoon. Mourne Mountain Rescue Team (MMRT) were...
Four hour rescue after woman suffers broken leg in Mournes
A woman was rescued after falling and breaking her leg in the Mourne Mountains earlier this afternoon (Saturday). The Mourne Mountain...
Mountain Rescue Team step closer to new state-of-the-art home
Plans for a state-of-the-art facility for the Mourne Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) took a giant leap forward after a site was...