Welcome to Langdale and Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team

Welcome. Langdale/Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team (LAMRT) operates in part of the central Lake District, Britain's busiest mountain area.

Dealing with over 100 incidents per year, we are a self-funding dedicated team of 'professional volunteers' coming from all walks of life, united in their love of mountains and their wish to help their fellow mountaineers in trouble.


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Tips, stories and advice from the team

To follow are two personal accounts of a couple of member’s time in the team. One accounts for ten years and the other for forty.. the entire life of the team.

 

What your donations do

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Latest News

Award for innovation for Cumbrian mountain rescue teams
18/06/2015 - 22:02

Nick Owen, LAMRT Team Leader was present at the recent Cumbria Tourism Awards to accept an award on behalf of ALL Lake's teams for their innovation in the use of modern technology, for the benefit of visitors to Cumbria.

The award was created by sculptor, Chris Brammall, whose dad, Andy, was actually an LAMRT member and search dog...

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Recent Incidents

Mon, 29th June 2015, 19:18

A woman in her 60's, walking with her friend became exhausted and needed assistance to get off the hill. Initially, we struggled to locate them, but shorlty after calling Kendal and Patterdale MRT to help, they were spotted and recovered

Fri, 26th June 2015, 15:40

A woman sustained a fractured wrist between Rydal Cave and Loughrigg Terrace. She was treated by the team and evacuated by stretcher to an ambulance waitng at White Moss.

Sat, 20th June 2015, 14:51

The team was paged to assist NWAS with the evacuation of a 4-year-old boy who had reportedly sustaine back injuries in a fall on Post Knott, Windermere. He waslocated on Brant Fell, and after examination by paramedics, was passed fit to walk off.

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