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UK – PBCC RRT Responds to Banbury Warehouse Fire

A large fire broke out on an industrial estate in Banbury Friday 6th December Fire crews were called to the Beaumont Industrial Estate in Banbury, Oxfordshire, at 20.00hrs, to a large-scale blaze at a cash-and-carry store, which had spread to a neighbouring plant and tool hire business.   Continue reading

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UK – RRT Aids Flooded Aldeburgh Community

Following the Environment Agency’s Severe Flood Warning for Aldeburgh and Thorpeness in the early morning of 5th December, a regional Plymouth Brethren Christian Church (PBCC) group were drafted in to assist the community. The local coordinator of the Aldeburgh Rapid Relief Team (RRT) was contacted by the town council requesting support due to the impending […]

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UK – Rapid Relief Teams attend Norfolk Helicopter Crash

Local civilian volunteers assisted emergency and military personnel attending the scene of the helicopter crash at Cley Marshes Nature Reserve on the evening of Tuesday 7th January. Cley Marshes Following the tragic helicopter crash near Cley next the Sea last Tuesday evening, scores of civilian and military personnel were rapidly drafted in to the area. […]

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AU – Australian Cancer Research Foundation

The Australian Cancer Research Foundation is dedicated to helping find a cure for cancer through the continued support of world-class research in Australia. Each year grants between $1.5million and $10million are awarded to leading researchers who aim to prevent, diagnose, treat and defeat all types of cancer… Learn more at www.acrf.com.au RRT volunteers assisting ACRF […]

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UK – RRT Support St Jude’s Storm Clean Up

On Monday 28th October 2013 the Rapid Relief Team (RRT) was deployed by the emergency services to clear trees from blocked roads in the London area, due to the storm known as St Jude, sweeping through Britain with battering winds and rain, recording speeds of up to 82mph.   Read more of the original article […]

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AU – Blue Mountains Bush Fires – October 2013

Thursday 17th of October 2013 was an unusually hot day for mid Spring & the strong winds definitely didn’t provide any added comfort to the temperatures.  By early afternoon the day wasn’t getting any better, with large plumes of smoke rising from the Blue Mountains something was clearly wrong! Two large fires had started in the […]

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AU – RRT Choir brightens elderly residents’ day……

  During the recent October school holidays, 47 girls from the Western Sydney RRT Choir visited the Mountainview Nursing Home in Penrith. It’s part of the RRT mission to express our care and compassion to the community, including those in places of care. The RRT choir consists of 80 girls from the Plymouth Brethren Christian […]

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