A mountain biker has been rescued from a Lake District fell after suffering from hypothermia.
The casualty got into difficulty whilst riding on Dollywaggon Pike at approximately 2:45pm on Saturday. Members of the Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team, who were training with an RAF Seaking helicopter at the time, attended the scene.
The biker was airlifted to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle for further treatment.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to an incident yesterday after a man fell on Helvellyn.
A 49-year-old man and his friend, both from Cheshire, fell 100 meters down a snow gully while climbing Swirral Edge.
One man was uninjured but the other had head, neck and back injuries.
A mountain rescue team from Coniston came across the pair and called emergency services after making an initial evaluation of their injuries.
A married couple are recovering in hospital after falling 130 metres from Swirral Edge, Helvellyn in to Brown Cove.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to the couples aid after another walker watched the man fall and then the woman shortly afterwards.
Both casualties were taken by the RAF Sea King helicopter to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle.
A man is in hospital after falling 50 feet on Thornow End yesterday afternoon.
Passing walkers saw the man fall near to St Sunday Crag just before five o'clock and alerted the emergency services.
The man suffered a head injury and was treated by the Patterdale Mountain Rescue team, together with a doctor and a paramedic from the Great North Air Ambulance, before being airlifted to hospital.
A Royal Naval Seaking helicopter was involved in the rescue and evacuated the man to hospital in Carlisle.
Locating missing walkers is a fairly regular occurrence for the region's mountain rescue teams but a new tool has been tested today that could make their job easier and help save lives.
Rescuers in Patterdale have been looking at a drone - an unmanned craft, developed at the University of Central Lancashire - it can scan a large area to search for missing hikers and allow people across the globe to help in rescue missions.
Watch Kim Inglis' report here:
An unmanned drone is being tested by Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team. It is hoped the search and rescue drone will help with tracking down missing people.
Watch the drone in action here from 12:30pm.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team will be trying out a brand new way of tracking down missing people later today, July 25.
They are trialling a radio controlled, unmanned, aerial drone, which will beam pictures and GPS information to a website monitored by rescuers.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team worked with an RAF Sea King helicopter to go to the aid of a man who had fallen 100 metres from Swirral Edge, Helvellyn.
The rescued man was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary for treatment after being airlifted from the mountain by the RAF.
A couple are recovering after being rescued from the side of a mountain in Cumbria.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team and police searched the area around Caudale Moor in the eastern part of the Lake District for three hours yesterday evening.
The couple had got lost in low cloud and mist.
They were found uninjured and helped down the mountainside to safety.