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View of the Cheviot Hills. Courtesy of Andrea Roberts

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Cheviots Challenge

The Cheviots Challenge is a long distance walk in the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland, open to walkers and fell runners. Its purpose is to raise much needed funds for the Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team ( NNPMRT ). NNPMRT ( together with the North of Tyne Search and Rescue Team ) is responsible for search and rescue of people within the Northumbria Police Authority and, when requested, will respond to assist similar rescue teams in adjoining areas. The Cheviots Challenge is organised by a small group of people comprising of past and current members of the NNPMRT.

The NNPMRT is:-

  • Available 365 days a year, 24 hours a day;
  • Consists of volunteers spending many hours per year on rescues and training;
  • A registered charity solely funded by voluntary contributions;
  • Operating annually at a cost of £20000 [1];

If you would like to enter the Cheviots Challenge, please read the entry details for further information.

Read more for this year's event. We know you will have a good day.

If you would like to make a comment regarding our event, please click here.

If you would like to make a donation to the NNPMRT, please use the same contact or click on donation.

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