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Search underway for missing walker

A walker has been reported missing after failing to turn up at a Cumbrian Guest House.

Karen Logan, aged 44 from Essex was taking part in a Coast-to-Coast Walk. She was reported missing at 7:30am on Friday 7th August after failing to turn up at Greenbank Farm Bed and Breakfast in Patterdale, near Glenridding.

She was last seen leaving the Gillercombe Bed and Breakfast in Rosthwaite, Borrowdale, wearing a dark strappy top, dark leggings, croc-style shoes and a pink rucksack with a Bag for Life.

She has been described as white, with blue eyes, of an average build, with brown shoulder length hair.

Mountain Rescue teams are joining Cumbria Police in the search.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cumbria Police.

Brampton woman dies after Borrowdale fall

A woman from Brampton has died after falling 330 feet to the bottom of Black Crag in Borrowdale.

65-year-old Jaqueline Jackson, from Heads Nook, was out walking when the accident happened at 8.15pm on Thursday (2nd May).

Members from Keswick Mountain Rescue attended the scene, but the woman died.

Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.

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