VARTA – to supply free torches to MREW

Battery & torch brand VARTA have signed up to supply  Mountain Rescue England & Wales (MREW) volunteers with batteries and Indestructible Torches, free of charge.


MREW currently has approximately 3500 volunteers, so that’s a whole mountain of batteries! Additionally to this Varta have pledged that they will make an annual cash donation and take part in fundraising support for the 58 regional MRW teams.

Anthony Stewart, sales & marketing director at VARTA Consumer UK said “We really admire the hard work, passion and dedication of the thousands of Mountain Rescue volunteers who give up their free time every week.”