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Speaking, thinking, living climbing: Johnnie Lees’ impact on mountain rescue

‘He thought, spoke and lived climbing.’ Writing in ‘Space Below My Feet’ Gwen Moffat was struck at the meticulous thought with which Johnnie Lees approached the mountains. Everything was considered and understood in detail; from the way he moved on … [more]

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Leading Lady: Muriel Sauer and Keswick Mountain Rescue

Early Days Born on the 27th October 1920, Muriel Sauer’s feet were often high above the ground. The effect was thrilling, and whilst high cliffs and mountains were still some distance off, Muriel satisfied her desire for adventure by climbing … [more]

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