Mendip Cave Rescue team areaMendip Cave Rescue (MCR) is responsible for rescues from caves and disused stone mines in the Bristol area, Somerset, Wiltshire & Dorset. Acting on behalf of the Police, the team is responsible for all aspects of the operation underground, from marshalling the required cavers, sourcing and deploying specialist equipment through to control and coordination of the rescue.


Neighbouring Cave Rescue Teams

Gloucestershire Cave Rescue Group

South East Cave Rescue Organisation

Devon Cave Rescue Organisation


Police Authorities

36. Avon and Somerset

37. Wiltshire

39. Dorset