North West Wales

Snowdonia rescue for walkers lost in cloud on Glyder range

A couple have been rescued in Snowdonia after becoming lost in a cloud while walking.

The man and woman from Merseyside were well-equipped but became disorientated in the cloud on the Glyder range and dialled 999 at about 17:35 GMT on Sunday.

Nine members of Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue found them and led them to safety at 00:20 GMT on Monday.

Rescuers said the couple had followed a trek described in a magazine.

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