The team was contacted by Cumbria Police following reports of shouts for help possibly above Wastwater screes. The team leader made some enquiries to obtain more information. The team was later stood down: a well intentioned false alarm.
Incident started at 11:46 and ended at 13:39 making 1.9 hrs in total. There was 1 Wasdale team member involved and the incident occured at NY 1574 0420. Total rescuer hours: 1.9