Incidents

Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Fri 30th Dec 2011 – Callout 73 in 2011

Whilst rescuing the injured dog and its owner, the team were called out by the police to search for a 19 year old fell walker who had last been seen around Piers Gill at about 15:00. Descending from Scafell Pike …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/piers-gill-scafell-pike-fri-30th-dec-2011/

Wastwater Screes – Fri 30th Dec 2011 – Callout 72 in 2011

The team were called to assist with an injured dog in the boulder field on the Screes Path. The boat was launched whilst another party travelled on foot from the Pump House. The injured dog was wrapped in a vacuum mattress and then the two dogs, and their owner were recovered to the head of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/wasdale-screes-dec-30th/

Black Sail Pass – Thu 29th Dec 2011 – Alert

The team leader was alerted by a member of staff from the Wasdale Head to a female who had been blown over on Black Sail pass. As a team member at the Wasdale Head Inn was gathering information the party had made their own way back to wasdale for onward transport to hospital.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/7567/