Mountain rescue recall Grayrigg train derailment

Seven years ago today, On 23 Febryary 2007, a Virgin West Coast train left the track and fell down an embankment near the Cumbrian village of Grayrigg.

Kendal Mountain Rescue was one of the first on the scene. Eddie Harrison was the team leader that night.

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Remembering Grayrigg derailment

It's seven years since the Grayrigg derailment. On 23 Febryary 2007, a Virgin West Coast train left the track and fell down an embankment near the Cumbrian village.