News In Brief: Birthday ramble ends in agony

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A WOMAN celebrating her 60th birthday with a walk near Castleton had to be plucked from Mam Tor by the Buxton and Edale Mountain Rescue Teams.

Heavy rain made the hillside slippery, turning recognised paths in to mud trails.

The casualty, a woman from Nottingham, was on a short walk for her birthday with her husband when she slipped and broke her upper leg.


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