Formed as Cleveland Search and Rescue Team in the mid-sixties, following an increase in popularity of the 42-mile Lyke Wake Walk across the North York Moors – and the subsequent increase in calls for assistance – Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team now covers the the northern area of the North Yorks Moors in the north east of England.
If you have an accident in the hills
Dial 999 or 112. Ask for 'Police' then 'Mountain Rescue'. To use the emergencySMS service: Text 999 and send 'Police' + details of incident + location