Incident 38 in 2000

The team leader was asked for a dog handler and navigator to search upper Eskdale (Green Hole area) and up to Bowfell. Having opened the base and got the search team organised he then found that the two missing people (aged 72 and 16) had left Langdale earlier the previous Read more…

Incident 37 in 2000

It started with a call from Whitehaven Police, reporting three people missing, having not come back to their hotel in Eskdale. The Team Leader spoke to the hotel manager and found that the three missing people were one female (aged 31) and two males, aged 30 and 74 ! They Read more…

Incident 36 in 2000

One of the Deputy Team Leaders was called shortly before 1900 hrs. regarding a report of a 52 year old man from Dunblain, who had collapsed part way up Harter Fell, Eskdale. The man’s son had raised the alarm, having run down to the nearest farm to summon assistance. 16 Read more…