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Author: Mick Guy

Incident No: 103 Date: 18th October 2015 Time: 17:06 Location: Barkbethdale - Broad End Incident Details: A lady walking with her partner, damaged her ankle and was unable to continue. The Team set off to Barkbethdale with two vehicles full of personnel. As you can see, a Landrover, good as it is, doesn't always...

Incident No: 102 Date: 17th October 2015 Time: 12:47 Location: Glaramara summit Incident Details: Whilst the previous rescue was in progress, the Team was requested to assist a 54 year old man who had twisted his knee badly on the summit of Glaramara, and was unable to weight bear. As...

Incident No: 101 Date: 18th October 2015 Time: 12:38 Location: Carlside Col, Skiddaw Incident Details: The Team was called to a 51 year old man who had apparently suffered a heart attack whilst walking with two companions. His friends and other passers-by assisted with CPR, and the Great North Air...

Incident No: 100 Date: 12th October 2015 Time: 12:26 Location: Wolf Crags Incident Details: A male speedflier made a crash landing on slopes near Wolf Crag, suffering potentially serious spinal injuries. His fellow pilots raised the alarm. The Team reacted swiftly sending two vehicles full of personnel, who were on scene in...

Incident No: 99 Date: 10th Oct 2015 Time: 13.41 Location: Barf Incident Details: Two young ladies staying at a local campsite, decided to tackle the path up the front of Barf. Having passed "The Bishop" they became cragfast at the foot of Slape Crag - a frequent sticking point for the unwary! A...

Incident No: 98 Date: 4th October 2015 Time: 08:00 Location:  Fleetwith Pike Incident Details:  Cockermouth Team requested assistance in searching for a missing walker who had last been seen on 30th September. His car had been located halfway down Honister Pass, but there was no certainty as to his route. Cockermouth...

Incident No: 97 Date: 3rd October 2015 Time: 13:57 Location: Grains Gill, Borrowdale Incident Details: Members of the public came across a collapsed male at the top of Grains Gill. He appeared to have struck his head, but was then found to have no pulse. They immediately began CPR, and the...

Incident No: 96 Date: 2nd October 2015 Time: 18.01 Location: Raven Crag, Thirlmere Incident Details: A lady looking out of her window near Thirlmere, saw a base jumper leap from the top of Raven Crag, and land half way down the crag, snagged in a tree. She immediately raised the alarm, and...

Incident No: 95 Date: 2nd October 2015 Time: 15:29 Location: Rosthwaite to Watendlath path Incident Details: A lady out walking came across a 70 year old gentleman, who was suffering from a "racing heart", and was obviously unwell. She raise the alarm from the hotel at the bottom of the hill.  The...

Incident No: 94 Date: 2nd October 2015 Time: 10:43 Location: Threlkeld Knotts, Hill Top Quarry Incident Details: A 26 year old man, out taking photographs on a  stunning day, decided to step over the wire fence surrounding Hill Top Quarry. In adjusting his position, the ground gave way, and...