Callouts

2018 Incident #64: 30th December 17:00 – Kentmere

2018 Incident #64: 30th December 17:00 – Kentmere

Team called by Cumbria Police after concerns for a walker who had become benighted on a section of the Kentmere Horseshoe. With limited information available, due to network coverage, they also called Langdale & Ambleside MRT as both the teams border run along the summit. With both teams deployed, Kendal searchdog Fern, with Handler Dave,… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #63: 24th December 13:30 – Cautley Spout

2018 Incident #63: 24th December 13:30 – Cautley Spout

Team called by Cumbria Police, a fell walker had slipped and received a lower leg injury whilst at the summit of Cautley Spout. This location is covered by both ourselves and Kirkby Stephen MRT. We contacted them and they also sent some members to assist. It is always good when different MR teams get to… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #61: 12th December 13:20 – Crinkle Crags

2018 Incident #61: 12th December 13:20 – Crinkle Crags

Team requested to assist Langdale & Ambleside MRT in the search for a casualty with a hand injury somewhere in the vicinity of Crinkle Crags/Bow Fell. With an exact positon unknown but with information received Kendal Team were asked to search the routes from Cockley Bridge. Kendal search dog Fern was also on hand to… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #58: 2nd December 14:13 – Thornthwaite Beacon

As we attended the earlier callout, a walker reported themselves in difficulty and gave a location as Thornthwaite Beacon. This point is actually the crossover point for four MR teams and as we were already close we picked up the call. We sent the team back up from Kentmere Church and also deployed more team… Continue Reading

2018 Incident #57: 2nd December 12:09 – Kentmere Horseshoe

Team called by CUMPOL, a fell runner was in difficulties whilst running the Kentmere Horseshoe. We used the phonefind technology to locate the runner. We deployed to the reservoir and were quickly able to locate the runner and assist them down and warm them up. As the team were about to leave from the Church… Continue Reading

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