Tag : Cairngorms

Society hiker dies in mountain tragedy

6 years ago / 0 comments

A member of the Union’s Hiking Club has tragically died during a hill walk in Scotland. The alert was raised at around 3pm on Sunday, after one of the party suffered a fall. A large search operation was then launched in the Cairngorm Mountains. Five students were airlifted to safety … Read More

Member of hiking society dies on Cairngorms

6 years ago / 0 comments

Update: Updated article here. A member of Leeds University Union’s Hiking Society has died during a hike on the Cairngorms in Scotland. Five other society members from the same party have been airlifted to safety and are believed to be unharmed. The alert was raised on Sunday at around 3pm, … Read More