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Busy spell continues with two callouts for Keswick rescuers

Keswick Mountain Rescue Team’s busy spell continued on Thursday, with two callouts in quick succession.

13 August 2020

Lakeland walker 'paralysed by exposure' rescued from Cat Bells scramble

A man was rescued from a Lake District fell after becoming stuck on a rocky section of the ascent. The 46-year-old and his partner were on their wa...

12 August 2020

Police appeal to North York Moors walkers for sightings of missing Lee Thompson

Police in the North York Moors have issued an urgent appeal to walkers for sightings of a missing man.

11 August 2020

Lake District walker injured after being charged by bullock

A man was injured after being charged by a bullock while walking in the Lake District. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was called to the incident in f...

10 August 2020

On test: waterproof jackets reviewed

This test of waterproof jackets took place over an extended period, because it began before the imposition of the lockdown, which restricted access to routes we would normally use to evaluate clothing.

10 August 2020

Injured man and reluctant dog rescued in two Snowdonia incidents

A man was airlifted from a Snowdonia mountainside after injuring his ankle. Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation members were called out at 8a...

09 August 2020

Shop team retrieves bikes left by missing Lakeland group on Broad Crag

A team from a Windermere cycle-hire company has its retrieved mountain bikes abandoned by a group who got into difficulties on an ill judged ride across England’s highest fells.

08 August 2020

Rescuers respond twice in four hours to walkers stuck on Tryfan's West Face

Rescuers were called out twice in less than four hours to aid walkers stuck on the West Face of Tryfan.

07 August 2020

Rescuers searching for missing man find body on Ben Loyal

Rescuers searching a mountain in northern Scotland have found a man’s body. Members of Assynt Mountain Rescue Team made the discovery on Ben Loya...

07 August 2020

New short films help Westmorland Dales visitors identify meadow wild flowers

Can you tell a melancholy thistle from a common knapweed? Would you be able to identify red clover or yellow rattle? Help is at hand. A series o...

13 August 2020

Missing man Lee Thompson found after six-hour North York Moors search by rescuers

A man reported missing on the North York Moors was found after a six-hour search by rescuers. Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team was joined by search d...

12 August 2020

Lakeland runner airlifted from Central Fells after injuring leg

A runner was rescued from the Sca Fell range after a leg injury left her unable to carry on. The 51-year-old was descending Great End towards Scafe...

11 August 2020

Teen rescued from Helvellyn after succumbing to heat exhaustion

A teenager was rescued after suffering heat exhaustion attempting the ascent of England’s third-highest mountain.

10 August 2020

Couple rescued after getting lost on Cadair Idris as night fell

A couple who got lost on a Snowdonia mountain as darkness fell were brought to safety by rescuers. Aberdyfi Search and Rescue Team said the man and...

09 August 2020

Injured teen airlifted to hospital after 'tombstoning' from Brecon Beacons waterfall

Rescuers went to the aid of a teen who injured himself ‘tombstoning’ off a waterfall in the South of the Brecon Beacons.

08 August 2020

Bearded vulture's Peak District visit underlines wildlife importance, says chief

The boss of the Peak District national park said the interest caused by the visit of a rare vulture to the area is testament to the importance of wildlife to the park.

07 August 2020

Climber airlifted to hospital after suffering head injuries in fall on Lakeland crag

A climber was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a fall from a Lake District crag.

07 August 2020

Lost walkers treated for hypothermia after being rescued from Lakeland fell

Two walkers were treated for hypothermia after being rescued from a Lake District fell. The pair got lost between Stony Cove Pike and High Street o...

05 August 2020