Mountain rescue teams get £8K
Northern Ireland's mountain rescue teams will receive a share of a £2, government handout.
Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander yesterday announced the new funding, which will go towards the cost of new equipment this year.
Rescue crews from Northern Ireland will receive a share of the province's £8, allocation, which will be repeated for the next four years.
A total of £124, was made available for England and Wales, and £68, for Scotland.