News Archive - May 2019

International Dog Day 2019

🐶International Dog Day 2019🐶 Name: Rauour Age: 7 years old Handler: John Team: SARDA Southern Scotland & Tweed Valley Mountain Rescue Team Rauour is an air scenting search dog who uses his incredible sense of smell to locate missing and injured people in mountainous terrain. Due to his exceptional doggy skills he is also deployed […]

Scottish Mountain Rescue Annual Review 2018

    Scottish Mountain Rescue (SMR) releases its Annual Review of 2018. Kev Mitchell, Vice Chairman said, “We are extremely pleased to produce our Annual Review of 2018. As ever is has been a very busy year for volunteer Mountain Rescue Teams. This is only possible because of the huge commitment from team members that […]

Mental Health Awareness Week – Heather Fothergill

Mental Health Awareness Week | 13th-19th May Heather Fothergill, aged 18 years old shares her mental health journey and how being part of Oban Mountain Rescue Team has helped her along the way. I grew up in the Oban area attending Oban High school. In my final years there and for a significant time after […]

Scottish Mountain Rescue, formerly known as The Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland, is a registered Scottish Charity – number SC045003