Mountain rescuers are on the lookout for ex-team members as they prepare to celebrate the organisation’s half-century.
Aberdeen Mountain Rescue Team will hold a celebration evening in September and is appealing to former volunteers to come forward if they would like to join in the event
A mountain leader is urging outdoor fans to help clean up Snowdonia after the recent hot spell led to an extra influx of visitors and the inevitable increase in rubbish left behind.
Kate Worthington of Llanberis-based Raw Adventures is helping organise the Envirotrek event next month
A conservation charity is urging residents and visitors to lodge objections to plans for a windfarm which, it said, would fatally undermine a recently agreed wild-land map.
The John Muir Trust is opposing the proposal for 24 turbines on the Talladh-a-Bheithe estate between Loch Rannoch and Loch Ericht
A television presenter pulled on his boots to try his skills as volunteer walk leader on one of the Lake District’s most popular fells.
ITV’s Paul Heiney was filmed yesterday with two HF Holidays leaders making the ascent of Cat Bells, overlooking Derwent Water
A hotel is to be installed on England’s highest mountain.
But the temporary structure will accommodate only birds, as part of an art installation that will involve a procession of walkers in avian outfits making the ascent of Scafell Pike
A climber was airlifted to hospital after suffering suspected spinal injuries in a 40ft fall at a West Yorkshire crag.
A mountain rescue called out to a north Wales hillside after reports of flashing lights found another rescue team was carrying out a training exercise.
Mountain rescuers responding to reports of distress flares being seen on a Lake District mountain found a film crew using them during their shoot.
Police warned that they will prosecute anyone found jumping from a bridge at a Cumbrian beauty spot. Cumbria Constabulary said people leaping from ...
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Mountain rescuers launched their specialist boat to reach an injured walker in the Lake District. The 60-year-old man, from Worcestershire, slipped...
Walkers and outdoor enthusiasts are being urged to take care not to start moorland fires as temperatures continue to soar.
A walker was rescued after getting stuck on a Lake District hillside. The 57-year-old, from London, was unable to continue after getting stranded o...
An athlete who began his running career with a five-mile fun event to raise cash for his son’s football team will this weekend tackle a gruelling 100-mile course over the Lake District’s mountain passes.
Amateur hill surveyor Myrddyn Phillips finally nails the height of a peak that was overlooked by OS until walkers stumbled across it 25 years ago.