Incidents

Slight Side, Scafell – Fri 31st Dec 2004 – Callout 50 in 2004

Call from Workington Police to rescue three walkers who had become stuck on Scafell. The lady and two males, all in their 30’s had set off from Wasdale Head at 10.00 am that morning to walk Scafell. They had climbed up to Mickledore ridge before descending via Cam Spout into upper Eskdale. They then walked …

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Other Location – Sat 25th Dec 2004 – Callout 49 in 2004

Call from the Police for the team to assists the ambulance service. A female sledger in her early thirties had fallen off the sledge on Cold Fell and sustained a serious lower leg break. The ambulance had been called but the crew were unable to get to the lady. A group of around eight team …

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Crinkle Crags – Fri 10th Dec 2004 – Alert

Call from Langdale Ambleside team (LAMRT) to provide radio support for a rescue they were carrying out in the Green Hole / Crinkle Crag area. This turned into a full callout to provide assistance for a group of eleven walkers who were in difficulty in the Green Hole area of Upper Eskdale. Very shortly after …

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Scafell Pike – Tue 7th Dec 2004 – Callout 48 in 2004

Call from Workington Police at about 2.40 pm, regarding a single female walker who was apparently lost on Scafell Pike. She had rung for assistance from her mobile phone and was probably parked in Langdale but that’s all we knew at that stage. The Team Leader made attempts to call her mobile number but didn’t …

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