Category Archives: Woodhead Mountain Rescue


Unexploded Ordnance

The local area around North America and Midhope was used as a tank and Military training area during the Second World War.  Both SPENT and LIVE ammunition is still found…

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…


Heritage Lottery Fund

MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAM CELEBRATES £7,400 HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND GRANT. The moors around Langsett and Midhope made a vital contribution to the Allies success in World War II. The range hosted…