Kinder Mountain Rescue Team call out on Christmas Day

Here’s a video from the Christmas day rescue. A lady had slipped on the ice and fractured her hip. They requested help from a Coastguard helicopter, but the weather conditions turned out to be too bad for it to get in to the casualty site. So it turned in to a mini epic stretcher evacuation in the snow. Rescuing someone when they really need help feels like the best way of celebrating Christmas.

They still managed to get home in time for reheated turkey and to spend the end of Christmas day with their families!

Find out more about the work of the team at Kinder Mountain Rescue Team is a voluntary rescue organisation, based in Hayfield, Derbyshire in the UK. KMRT cover the Kinder Scout area of the Peak District in between Manchester, Stockport and Sheffield. If you would like to help with fundraising for the team, you can donate or raise money for the team at

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