Weather forecasters have issued amber warnings of storm-force winds on hills across northern Britain on Thursday.
The Met Office said the public should be prepared for potentially significant disruption in an area covering the whole of northern England, much of Scotland and some of East Anglia
A leading conservation charity has defended the production of a map which defines wild land in Scotland.
The John Muir Trust said the map is the most detailed, rigorous and sophisticated of its kind in the world, and much of the opposition to it comes from foreign-owned energy companies
Two men are preparing to begin the unusual job of climbing England’s third highest mountain every day to help keep members of the public safe.
The Lake District’s felltop assessors will begin work this weekend, making their way to the 950m summit of Helvellyn to provide real-life recordings of the weather and ground conditions on the national park’s fells
A busy weekend for a Snowdonia mountain rescue team was capped by two rescues, of an injured walker and a man stuck on a scrambling route.
Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation had already been called away from a planned evening listening to top climber Leo Houlding to deal with two callouts on Saturday
Mountain rescuers had to abandon their plans to listen to a talk by top climber Leo Houlding after lost walkers called for help.
Members of Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation were preparing to depart for Houlding’s lecture in Caernarfon yesterday evening when they were called out
A university law lecturer has been named volunteer of the year for her work championing the Peak District to ethnic minorities.
Britain’s official weather forecasters today poured cold water on media reports that the country was heading for one of the severest winters in years.
The film of climber Leo Houlding’s remarkable first ascent of a route on an Antarctic peak goes on general sale today.
Scotland’s hills are being subjected to environmental vandalism as tracks are gouged across the nation’s uplands, campaigners said.
A ‘larger than life’ former mountain rescue leader has died. Stewart Hulse was a founder of the Ambleside Fell Rescue Team and later went on to...
A walker was guided to safety after getting lost on a Lake District mountain. The 60-year-old from Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire rang for h...
A walker was stretchered from a path after slipping and breaking his leg while walking in the South Pennines.
A walker was rescued from a rocky ledge after straying on to climbing crags while coming down a Snowdonia mountain.
Cuts in funding for England’s local authorities are stopping people going for a walk, the Ramblers warned.
A local authority calls its Peak District rights of way work 'improvements'. An avid mountain biker begs to differ...