MP praises work of rescue team

Training session: Halifax MP Holly Lynch joined the rescue team at Blackstone Edge.
Training session: Halifax MP Holly Lynch joined the rescue team at Blackstone Edge.

Halifax MP Holly Lynch has praised the work of the Calder Valley Search And Rescue Team (CVSRT) volunteers after joining the team on a training session.

During the exercise at Blackstone Edge, CVSRT members practiced various techniques for casualty handling, medical kit protocol and radio communications.

The MP said: “It was great to be out with the search and rescue team again this week. They’re an outstanding bunch of volunteers with an incredible collective skill set.”