Search for missing diver

A search of Wastwater in Cumbria has begun after a diver failed to surface on Sunday (27th January).

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Search continues for missing Wast Water diver

A search is continuing for a diver who has been missing in Wast Water in Cumbria since yesterday afternoon.

The man, who is believed to be in his thirties and from West Yorkshire, failed to surface after a dive in Britain's deepest lake.

His group raised the alarm and emergency services were called in. The search was called off at 6.30pm last night and resumed this morning.

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