Safety Advisories

20/04/2011 - 22:07
This poster is one of three drawn by young people who had made and sold cakes to fundraise for us! It speaks volumes!!
04/01/2011 - 12:46
OK, I give up.. the weather keeps changing, but the message is the same...please remember your basic safety precautions.. map, compass, whistle, survival bag, extra clothes, torch and brain... all...
12/11/2010 - 18:04
Winter has arrived good and proper. It's cold, windy and getting dark very early. We've had snow and there's plenty still around. Be prepared. There have been repeated snowfalls and back roads and...
17/07/2010 - 12:31
Nights are drawing in, and the weather is getting cooler. Time to check the torch batteries (what do you mean "what torch"!?) Put another layer in your bag, put a couple of choclote bars in a pocket...
25/06/2010 - 21:33
We are currenlty enjoying a prolonged dry spell. This is making excellent conditions, but the down-side is that it is also very warm. Take plenty of fluid with you and don't rely on being able to top...
18/04/2010 - 22:38
Summer conditions are finally succeeding over the prolonged winter we enjoyed. Despite this, please remember that you still need a map, compass, torch, whistle, waterproofs and spare warm clothes....
17/01/2010 - 02:50
Prolonged winter conditions experienced so far this year have been rare in recent years, however the message is the same as always.Be prepared. Experience, appropriate equipment, and sound judgement...
10/01/2010 - 11:33
The road is still impassable, but despite this a number of vehicles are continuing to try to cross.
22/11/2009 - 00:00
Access continues to be difficult to some areas, with floodwater still present and extensive damage to many road surfaces and edges. The cleanup will take some considerable time.The Ambulance Service...
16/03/2009 - 15:00
An electric fence was installed to 'heaf' the new stock of sheep into the Duddon Valley following on from Foot and Mouth disease. This runs from Three Shires Stone, to Cold Pike and then on to...
01/02/2009 - 02:47
Prolonged winter conditions experienced so far this year have been rare in recent years, however the message is the same as always.Be prepared. Experience, appropriate equipment, and sound judgement...