Category Archives: Midhope

Langsett & Midhope launch

The Project

The Langsett and Midhope at War Project in the beginning How did it all start? In the pub of course. Three members of Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team and a local…

Langsett and Midhope

Wind over Langsett

Wind over Langsett So much is known by the wind that scours the moors, exposes stones, buried bones, grey heather roots in blackened peat, half-hidden high explosive quietly rusting; so…

Memories of an Evacuee

Memories of an Evacuee 1939-1945

Now that I am reaching more senior years, I think of the past with joy and tears. The innocent years of carefree play, with barrows, hoops and bales of hay….

Call the Police or the Mountain Rescue Team if you see Unexploded Ordnance

Langsett at War Walk | Sunday 10th August 2014

Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team and the Peak District National Park Ranger Service are hosting a walk around the Langsett area on Sunday 10th August to visit the numerous¬†evidence left behind…

Signage Installation

Langsett at War Signage

The Heritage Lottery Funded signage is now installed around the Langsett Reservoir. Thanks to the Langsett at War team and Woodhead Mountain Rescue team for installing them over a busy…