Now the nights are getting darker earlier, mountain rescue are warning people to take extra precautions when out on the fells.
Mike Park from Cockermouth mountain rescue explained that taking a few extra pieces of kit with you won't break your bank balance or over fill your rucksack but could prove vital.
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