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Author: Mick Guy

Incident No: 94 Date: 16th December 2017 Time: 15:54 Location: Blencathra near Atkinson Pike Incident Details: Two young men rang for assistance after getting benighted, without torches, on the top of Blencathra in icy conditions. They had planned to descend Sharp Edge, but got completely lost below Atkinson Pike....

Incident No: 93 Date: 16th December 2017 Time: 11:51 Location: Great Gable Incident Details: A 26 year old man, walking with his father in law, slipped on frozen ground, fell and banged his head. He was very dizzy and sick, and was assessed at the scene by a passing...

Incident No: 92 Date: 9th December 2017 Time: 15:20 Location: Taylor Gill Force, Borrowdale Incident Details: A lady walking with a family member, slipped on an icy path above Taylor Gill Force, and took a tumbling fall of 20 metres into a scree field. She suffered serious head injuries....

Incident No: 51 Date: 6th December 2017 Time: 15:44 Location: Great Gable Incident Details: The Team received an alert from Patterdale MRT referring to a couple lost on Helvellyn in gathering darkness. From their enquiries, Patterdale had established that the mispers were on the Keswick side of the hill,...

Incident No: 90 Date: 3rd December 2017 Time: 16:38 Location: Boulder field below Bowderstone Pinnacle Incident Details: The Team received a call from a local resident explaining, after they had been out climbing, they had discovered that his sister's dog, who had been with the party, was stuck underground near...

Incident No: 89 Date: 2nd December 2017 Time: 16:08 Location: Great Gable Incident Details: The Team were alerted by a member of the public about a group of ladies walking in the Sprinkling Tarn area, with one lady of 80 years, who appeared to be struggling and cold. It...

Incident No: 88 Date: 26th November 2017 Time: 14:02 Location: Blencathra, Blease Fell. Incident Details:  The Team was called to rescue a 35 year old lady who had been walking on Blease Fell with a companion in winter conditions. She was unfortunate enough to slip on wet grass, suffering...

Date: 24th November 2017 Time: 12:24 Location:  Walla Crag Incident Details: A 50 year old lady, walking with her partner, slipped on wet grass and suffered a serious ankle injury. She was unable to weight bear. The Team set off to Great Wood car park with a lead...

Incident No: 86 Date: 12th November 2017 Time: 12:26 Location: Watendlath - Lodore Path Incident Details: A  passerby came across a 70 year old lady who had fallen and suffered serious injuries. There was some initial confusion as two different locations were given, leading the Team to believe that...

Incident No: 85 Date: 1st November 2017 Time: 13:45 Location: Calf Close Bay, Derwentwater Incident Details: A 34 year old male, running on the shoreline path of Derwentwater, suffered a broken leg whilst on some uneven ground. The Team were requested to assist by North West Ambulance service, as...