Incidents — RAF Wattisham

Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Tue 10th Oct 2006 – Callout 43 in 2006

Within two hours of the previous callout closing, the police paged the team to assist a single male walker who had become disorientated on the descent from Scafell Pike in changing visibility and low cloud. The team were assisted by a helicopter from RAF Wattisham who were on deployment to Wasdale Head carrying out essential …

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Great Gable – Sat 12th Nov 2005 – Callout 49 in 2005

The team was called out by Ambulance Control following a ‘999’ on a mobile. A group of four walkers, two female and two male in their early forties, one suffering from a medical condition had set off from Borrowdale earlier that day to climb Great Gable. They had lost the path on the way up …

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