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.

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.

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.

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.

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...

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...

Northumberland rescuers called out twice to aid injured mountain bikers

Rescuers in Northumberland were called out twice in four days to aid injured mountain bikers. Volunteers from Northumberland National Park and Nort...

Missing mountain biking group sparks major search on Lakeland fells

An ill prepared family group sparked a major search after going missing while mountain biking in foul weather on the Lake District fells.

Dartmoor bosses ban camping at Bellever after anti-social groups descend on site

National park bosses in Dartmoor are using emergency powers to ban camping at a beauty spot close to internationally important prehistoric sites.

Ups and Downs – The Story of Handbook of the Scottish Hills

Eric Yeaman wrote what is considered to be a groundbreaking book listing almost 2,500 Scottish peaks 31 years ago - here hill sleuth Myrddyn Phillips reveals its background.

On test: waterproof jackets reviewed

We've been out in all weathers to put 14 waterproof jackets to the test; here's what we think...

Follow in the Brontë sisters' footsteps to Top Withins, inspiration for Wuthering Heights

Take to the romantic wild Brontë moors, home to Cathy and Heathcliff, on this walk starting in the hilltop village of Haworth in West Yorkshire .

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