Incidents

Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Tue 30th Jan 2007 – Callout 3 in 2007

The team were paged by the police to respond to a mobile ‘999’ call from two local male walkers, in their late 20’s and early 30’s on the Corridor Route. They had left Brackenclose earlier in the day to climb the Pike but had got to Lingmel Col then decided to head off back down …

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Netherbeck, Wasdale – Sat 27th Jan 2007 – Callout 2 in 2007

The team called out to search for a lady walker in her late 20’s who had called the police on her mobile to say she was lost somewhere in the Scoat Tarn area (west side of Red Pike in Wasdale). Around 12 team members searched the area and located the lost person at around 10.30 …

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Unknown Location – Wed 10th Jan 2007 – Callout 1 in 2007

The team were paged by Workington Police to respond to a ‘999’ mobile call regarding a male shout followed by a dog barking for 20 minutes. Two separate telephone calls came regarding this incident so the team were called out. The informant and his partner were on Slightside under Horn Crag when they heard the …

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Unknown Location – Sun 7th Jan 2007 – Alert

The team were paged by Workington Police regarding a report of walkers failing to turn up. The team leader contacted the police and as a follow up, a committee page was put out at 5.20 p.m. advising that there was a missing persons report and that the team leader was gathering more information – at …

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