Incidents

Eskdale – Thu 22nd Feb 2007 – Callout 5 in 2007

The Team leader was contacted by the Police following a ‘999’ call from the phone box at the bottom of Hardknott Pass. A family of 5 had driven over Hardknott Pass and when they passed the Roman Fort (at 3.45 p.m.) the father, 13 yr old son and 5 yr old daughter got out to …

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Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Mon 19th Feb 2007 – Callout 4 in 2007

The Team Leader was contacted by the police regarding a family of 4 who had failed to return to their car after climbing Scafell Pike. The father and mother along with their 5 year old and 14 month old sons had set off at midday from Brackenclose. Another group of 3 walkers left Brackenclose at …

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Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Fri 16th Feb 2007 – Alert

The Team Leader took a call direct from one of the team members at the Head on Friday evening, about 8.40pm. An informant at the Hotel was reporting a father and 13 yr old son long overdue from climbing Scafell Pike. They had last been seen at Mickledore (about 4.30pm) heading towards the summit. Reported …

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