Incidents

Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Tue 17th Feb 2015 – Alert

Team contacted by the police to assist 5 people who had become lost at the head of Piers Gill. The group managed to make their own way from the mountain without the team’s assistance.

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Illgill Head – Sat 14th Feb 2015 – Callout 6 in 2015

We were called out by Cumbria Police to assist a female who had fallen and suffered a head injury on Illgill Head. The lady was treated on scene by the team and carried back to Wasdale Head. Thanks to Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team who assisted us with the stretcher carry!

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Wasdale – Sat 7th Feb 2015 – Alert

We were contacted about 2 fell runners who were overdue from a run starting in Coniston via Wasdale and finishing in Buttermere. After a few phone calls we found them safe and well in the The Wasdale Head Inn.

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Scafell Pike – Fri 6th Feb 2015 – Alert

We were contacted regarding a male who was overdue on Scafell Pike. As we were gathering details he turned up safe and well.

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