Yearly Archives: 2018

2018 Incident #46: 17th August 17:51 – River Lune

With everyone back home from the day’s earlier callout we received another call, this time from Cumbria Police. A kayaker on the river Lune near Killington had a potential shoulder dislocation. We despatched a couple of vehicles and were soon on scene. We were able to stretcher the casualty to the roadside where an ambulance met us to transfer the casualty to hospital.

2018 Incident #42: 10th August 18:45 – Mosedale Cottage

2018 Incident #42: 10th August 18:45 – Mosedale Cottage

Team called by Cumbria police after a cyclist had come off her bike and injured her ankle. Fortunately, they were within sight of Mosedale Cottage, and were able to make it there for shelter. We sent some team members in via Gatescarth pass, another group from Wet Sleddale and requested assistance from Penrith Mountain Rescue Team as… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #40: 31st July 00:05 – Kentmere

2018 Incident #40: 31st July 00:05 – Kentmere

Team contacted by Cumbria Police: a family group of four had got lost in the area around Kentmere pike. Phone messages suggested they were physically fine but lost. Team deployed 3 search dogs along a pre arranged route plan that they had left with their guest house. With no success we were in the process… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #39: 28th July 16:24 – 3 Tarns

After being stood down for the morning’s search, the team was then called in the evening by Langdale Ambleside MRT. They had an incident at 3 tarns, and were requesting assistance with a long casualty transfer. The team sent a vehicle of team members, and provided some muscle power. Continue Reading

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