INCIDENT 40/2024. JUNE 1st SAT 1800. WHERNSIDE, CHAPEL LE DALE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

As the day-long search around Incident 38 was continuing, we received our third call of the day – to the third of our famous Yorkshire 3 Peaks! This time we were alerted by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to a walker (F, 30) who had slipped whilst descending the stepped path from the summit of Whernside to Bruntscar. She had suffered a painful lower leg injury and was unable to continue…

INCIDENT 38/2024. JUNE 1st SAT 1213. INGLEBOROUGH, CHAPEL LE DALE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

The Team were contacted by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to assist with enquires and a possible search for two walkers (both M, late 60’s) who had been reported missing overnight having failed to return to their accommodation in Horton in Ribblesdale the previous evening. Initial enquires placed their last known position as being close to Ingleborough. A short time later one of the walkers returned to Horton and said he…

INCIDENT 20/2024. APRIL 20TH SAT 07.38. HUMPHREY BOTTOM, INGLEBOROUGH, CHAPEL-LE-DALE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

The Team received an early morning alert from Lancashire Police to assist a walker (F, 56) who had injured her ankle whilst on a group walk. We had also received an earlier ‘heads up’ from one of our off-duty members who was passing the site whilst guiding his own group. The walker in question had slipped on the still icy path (despite the good weather it was still only 2…

INCIDENT 13/2024. MARCH 22nd FRI 19.30. NR INGLEBOROUGH SUMMIT, CHAPEL-LE-DALE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

The Team were alerted by North Yorkshire Police with information that two walkers (F, 35 and 37) were stuck on the summit of Ingleborough in bad weather conditions. Having established that the two were close to the Swine Tail path near the summit plateau, they were advised to remain where they were whilst team members were mobilised to them. Hasty teams were sent on foot from both Crina Bottom and…