Scafell Pike


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Scafell Pike

a mountain in NW England, in Cumbria in the Lake District: the highest peak in England. Height: 977m (3206ft.)
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In addition to the rubbish removed from Ben Nevis, 618lbs were taken from Snowdon and more than 50lbs from Scafell Pike.
But the hardy team still raised nearly PS3,000 for Cancer Research - chosen because two team members have family battling the disease - by conquering the other two peaks, Scafell Pike and Snowdon.
As England's highest mountain Scafell Pike attracts around a quarter of a million visitors a year.
Fundraisers, back from left, Sean Lewis, Ben Dyer, Leo Pearson, Kevin Lewis and Simon Marshall with, front, |Liam Rye on the top of Scafell Pike
Pupils from Sher-| bourne Fields special school celebrate getting to the top of Scafell Pike in an expedition led by polar explorer Mark Wood
Selco HR adviser Simon Ball said: "We think it will take us five hours to get up and down Ben Nevis and four hours for both Scafell Pike and Snowdon and then there is the driving in between.
As well as Scafell Pike in England, they were lit on Snowdon in Wales, Ben Nevis in Scotland and Northern Ireland's Slieve Donard.
Karl Hinett holds the English Paralympic flame at the top of Scafell Pike
DAMP START Mark Edwards of the Torch Security Team carries a lantern to the top of Scafell Pike with torchbearer Karl Hinett for the creation of the Paralympic flame.
At dawn tomorrow, four separate groups will set off up Snowdon - 1,085 metres above sea level - as well as Scafell Pike, England's highest peak, Slieve Donard, the highest peak in Northern Ireland and Ben Nevis, Scotland's highest point.
But, astonishingly, he is now in training for the Three Peaks Challenge, climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in just 24 hours.
Nine members of the Hope Street theatre team climbed Ben Nevis in Scotland, Scafell Pike in the Lake District, and Snowdon in Wales in just 24 hours.