Incidents — Stanley Ghyll

Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Sat 8th Jul 2017 – Callout 45 in 2017

Team called about a man with a head injury, sustained whilst walking in the Stanley Gill area in Eskdale and his companion who was now missing. The injured man was taken to hospital by NWAS and after a brief search of the Stanley Gill area the team stood down. The missing walker subsequently turned up …

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Mon 29th Jul 2013 – Alert

The team was contacted by the police about a family stuck in Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale. Whilst the team leader was making enquiries they unstuck themselves.

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Sun 23rd Oct 2011 – Callout 65 in 2011

The team were called out to attend a 42 year old female walker with a suspected back injury sustained whilst in the Stanley Ghyll area of Eskdale.   The alarm had been raised by a passing walker.  Whilst the team were mobilising further information came through that the they were able to make their own way to hospital and …

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Tue 3rd Dec 2002 – Callout 55 in 2002 (limited)

Following a mobile phone ‘999’ call, the team were called by the police to locate and rescue four walkers who had become benighted at the top of Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale. Due to the close proximity of the track to the stranded party, a limited call-out was organised and a small group of five team members …

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Sat 1st Sep 2001 – Callout 19 in 2001

Call from Cumbria Police to respond to a male injured in Stanley Gill with a badly gashed arm. He had been with a group pushing mountain bikes when the side of the path gave way and he fell about 3 metres down the bank onto the rocks at the side of the stream. He …

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Mon 20th Aug 2001 – Callout 15 in 2001

Cumbria Police control room sent out a request for assistance to an incident in Eskdale. An elderly lady had fallen 3 metres into the stream bed at Stanley Ghyl, Eskdale and sustained an injury to her head. The team administered first aid and carried the lady down by stretcher. She was taken to West Cumberland …

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