Definition of 'mountain rescue'
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They are an essential part of mountain rescue. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The local mountain rescue team set off with search dogs looking for survivors. The Sun (2013)Mountain rescue teams are already stretched to the limit. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was found by a mountain rescue team. The Sun (2010)Dozens of volunteers from mountain rescue and search teams helped flood victims in the northwest. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Mountain rescue remains on high alert. The Sun (2015)A mountain rescue team with four search dogs was also called in to find them. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A paramedic and mountain rescue team were winched down to the wreckage but found no sign of life. The Sun (2015)Mountain rescue teams had tried to reach her from the top of the hill but the helicopter was called after this proved to be too dangerous. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A spokesman for the mountain rescue service said the avalanche's cause was not yet known. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His body was recovered by a Spanish police mountain rescue team on Wednesday. The Sun (2013)He said: 'There is a rising trend in the number of mountain rescues that teams are attending. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He became very judgmental of me and pursued his own interests: mountain climbing, mountain rescue and skiing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Before the announcement, civilian mountain rescue services, doctors and workers in the maritime industry all expressed concerns. Times, Sunday Times (2013)All pupils were required to join a club - the fire brigade, mountain rescue team or sailing team. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The RNLI, mountain rescue and air ambulance services are all provided by charities dependent on voluntary donations. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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