Registered Charity Number 507694

The Central Beacons Mountain Rescue Team operates in the Brecon Beacons National Park incorporating Pen y Fan and surrounding areas of Mid Wales and South Wales. We have been supporting the communities of Mid and South Wales since 1963

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Fantastic news! Central Beacons Mountain Rescue Team have been shortlisted along with two other charities for a chance to become Charity of the year at Sainsbury Pontypridd.

We now need all your help and support if we are going to be successful and a minute of your time to cast your vote.

Please click on the link below, select Pontypridd and then vote for us! Simple as that and I also believe you can vote in store.

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News: Here’s what’s been going on recently…



In April members of the team participated in Operation Polygon.  This was a multi-agency, real time exercise, looking at how emergency services and other organisations would respond if South Wales was hit by Serious Flooding. #expolygon tested how we’d all work... read more
Over £1600 raised in memory of Peter Howells

Over £1600 raised in memory of Peter Howells

On 23 April 2016 Gwent Police hosted the 2016 Special Constabulary National Conference (SC2016). Peter Howells who was in the Specials for over 40 years as well as a member of Central Beacons Mountain Rescue Team for 53 years was asked to nominate this year’s... read more
CBMRT Educational Visits

CBMRT Educational Visits

A lot of schools are taking Outdoor Learning as a mid term project at the moment and we’ve received many requests to go along (on one occasion as far afield as London) to give talks about the work of the team, how we operate, the lives we save, the kit we use.... read more
Central Beacons Mountain Rescue Team covers South, Mid and West Wales, Central area of the Brecon Beacons, incorporating Pen-y-Fan, and the Ystradfellte waterfalls