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simon3
2010-04-23 10:12:48
"Bottom-up approach to building the future of Mountain Rescue." from simon3 Expand pics
Bottom-up approach to building the future of Mountain Rescue. (Expand pics)
Mountain Rescue getting organised in Wicklow
One of the two mountain rescue teams in Wicklow, Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team is setting up a base near Laragh. Earlier this month they held this groundbreaking ceremony at the site which is near the Wicklow Mountains National Park HQ.
In true bottom-up style all were invited to help turn a sod.
They are looking for money and have a scheme to allow you to buy a brick or an aerial or whatever for their building. Do please support them and your local Mountain Rescue.
There's something to learn from the way this group and Mountain Rescue in Ireland in general is organised: great voluntary cooperative with an appropriate level of institutionalised support and no self-supposed National Governing Body with a ton of baggage.
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