Issue 59 Mountain Rescue Winter 2017
Judy Whiteside interviewed photographer, climate change activist and Langdale Ambleside team member Ashley Cooper, about his concerns for the planet – illustrated with examples of his stunning photography, from around the world. MREW driver training took to the regions, with reports from South Wales, Mid Pennine and PenMacra. Guest contributor was expeditioner and prolific author Chris Townsend, with his own experience of mountain rescue in Scotland. Lyle Brotherton looked at popular misconceptions in navigation and Mike Greene reported on a survey of health care professionals in mountain rescue. Plus lots of news!