Incidents — Greathall Gill

Greathall Gill, Wasdale – Mon 22nd Oct 2018 – Callout 58 in 2018 (limited)

We were called by Police about a group of walkers initially reporting themselves to be off route and in Greathall Gill, on the descent from Winn Rigg. They then phoned back again to say one of them had hurt their knee and had difficulty walking. They were met by a team member who helped walk …

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Greathall Gill, Wasdale – Sat 12th Nov 2016 – Callout 68 in 2016 (limited)

We were called by Police about 2 walkers who become lost / stuck near the top of Greathall Gill whilst trying to descend Winn Rigg. After talking to the pair the Team Leader determined they were near the head of the gill on the col. A small group then went on the fell to help …

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Greathall Gill, Wasdale – Sat 19th Jul 2014 – Callout 27 in 2014

The team BBQ was interrupted for a quick callout near to the screes in Wasdale. Team members treated the patient for a suspected broken ankle. She was then carried via stretcher to an awaiting ambulance. Back to the BBQ!

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